The high level segment of COP 22 opened on Tuesday, 15 November. The session presents an opportunity for Heads of State, ministers and other dignitaries to provide political leadership and momentum to the negotiations. Gender Day was celebrated. The focus was on women as leaders, innovators, and agents of the transformation that climate change and achieving sustainable development demands.

Produced by Asheline Appleton and filmed/edited by Herman Njoroge Chege.

You can find our written reports and photographs for this meeting here: enb.iisd.org/climate/cop22/enb/