The Saudi Green Initiative Forum – which will be held on the 11th and 12th of this month, on the sidelines of the COP 27 conference in Sharm El-Sheikh – will discuss the progress made during the past year. This illustrates the Kingdom’s commitment and effective contributions in the field of climate action to achieve the slogan “From Ambition to Action”, with the participation of Their Highnesses and Excellencies the ministers and many government ministers, thought leaders and climate experts.
The forum focuses on the Kingdom’s green transition journey and its multifaceted and multidisciplinary approach to reducing carbon emissions, renewable energy sources and clean hydrogen production, and the Kingdom’s pioneering efforts in developing a circular carbon economy, afforestation and protecting the natural environment in the Kingdom.
The forum monitors the efforts required from all segments of society. To achieve a sustainable future for all, international cooperation in the field of climate action and the development of the green finance sector, the importance of private sector participation and highlighting the importance of the role of youth in climate action; Which embodies the Kingdom’s approach to activate the role of all segments of society in improving the standard of life and protecting future generations.
The Saudi Green Initiative Forum 2022 will outline the Kingdom’s plans to achieve the goal of planting 450 million trees by 2030 in a sustainable and careful manner to preserve the Kingdom’s unique biodiversity.
The “Saudi Green Initiative Exhibition” accompanying the forum extends over a wide area that displays the scope and pace of the climate movement in the Kingdom, as it opens its doors on the 7th of this month and continues until the 18th of the same month.
Visitors to the exhibition will have the opportunity to explore the diversity and importance of the initiatives currently being implemented in various parts of the Kingdom, starting with the establishment of the largest clean hydrogen plant in the world in NEOM, to the successful resettlement programs for the most endangered wildlife in the Kingdom, which as a whole seeks to achieve the comprehensive goals of the Saudi Green Initiative, and ensure Create positive change in the long term.
The organization of the Saudi Green Initiative exhibition on the sidelines of the activities of the COP 27 conference embodies the Kingdom’s commitment to cooperate to build a greener future for all, and the continued discussion of the goals set within the framework of the Saudi Green Initiative is only an additional confirmation of the Kingdom’s commitment to achieving the goal of reaching zero neutrality by 2060 in line with With plans for economic diversification and development in the Kingdom.
The Saudi Green Initiative, sponsored by His Royal Highness Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince and Prime Minister – may God protect him – outlines the Kingdom’s direction in protecting land and nature, while adopting ambitious goals in the coming decades that support improving the quality of life and protecting future generations by increasing dependence on Clean energy, neutralizing the effects of oil and protecting the environment. Through the Middle East Green Initiative, the Kingdom will lead regional efforts to achieve global targets to combat climate change.