OPEC Secretary General meets with Prime Minister of Denmark

Davos, Switzerland, 25 January 2018--OPEC Secretary General, HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, met with HE Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos, where they discussed various issues related to energy and climate change. This included talks on the ‘Paris Agreement’, as well as positive discussions on the active participation of OPEC Member Countries in COP meetings and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

HE Rasmussen was President of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP 15 held in Copenhagen in 2009. At the same COP meeting in Copenhagen, HE Mohammad Barkindo served as Vice-President of the COP and presided over the opening ceremony.

 

HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General (r); and HE Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark

HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General (r); and HE Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark