The head of the delegation of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea spoke on the 23rd at the UN Conference on Climate Action.
He said that continuous resource use and environmental destruction create a great danger to human survival today, and the fact that the hottest five years have been recorded since 2015 due to continuous temperature rise is a serious international problem that can no longer be delayed. Said,
UN member states should address the issue of climate change in terms of moral and economic interests. He noted that some countries deliberately ignore the problem of climate change, with their economic interests ahead.
The damages caused by climate change are beyond expectations, and the victims are developing countries. He argues that developed countries should recognize their responsibility for producing climate change problems and fulfill their duties and roles in solving them.
He stressed that this year the Government of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea completed the National Environment Protection Strategy and the National Disaster Risk Reduction Strategy in 2019-2030, and is vigorously striving to realize it.
Kim Jong-un, chairman of the State Council of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, under the wise leadership of our comrades, Korea is pushing ahead with the project of transforming all mountains into golden and treasure mountains.
The Republic of Korea is aiming to reduce CO2 emissions by 16.4% annually by 2030 by its own efforts, and plans to further reduce 36% of greenhouse gases by actively promoting international cooperation through quick agreement on climate change. Doing.
He declared that the republic’s government would actively participate in global climate change issues and international efforts to protect the environment.