• COP27 Will focus on building adaptation and resilience, limiting the impacts of climate change, facilitating a just transition, and increasing financing and collaboration for critical climate solutions
  • BCG will bring industry insight and analytical capabilities to support Egypt COP27 Presidency

CAIRO, August 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Consulting Group (BCG), one of the world’s leading management consulting firms, is proud to be the Exclusive consulting partner of COP27who Egypt will host in Sharm-el-Sheikh from November 6 to 18. The event will bring together leaders from the public and private sectors to build on the success of COP26 in Glasgow and turn commitments into actions to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement.

As Exclusive consulting partnerBCG will support the COP27 Presidency of Egypt providing analytical capabilities and industry insights through its extensive experience to help businesses, governments and multilateral organizations accelerate their climate and sustainability journey. BCG’s support for COP27 complements its long-standing support of the global climate agenda through partnerships with the World Economic Forum, United Nations High Level Champions on Climate Change, successive COP Presidencies, SBTi (Science Based Targets Initiative), CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project), Breakthrough Energy Catalyst and First Movers Coalition.

COP27 is another critical moment to mobilize public and private actors in the urgent pursuit of limiting global warming. We are honored to play a role in support of COP27hosted in Egypt,” said Christopher Schweizer, CEO of BCG. “TO COP26we have seen progress on a broad agenda, but we need to go further and faster, even despite the global economic downturn and geopolitical challenges.”

BCG has long supported the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) as an indispensable process for coordinating global climate action. Last year, BCG was the Exclusive consulting partner for COP26 in Glasgow. In 2016, BCG supported the Moroccan Presidency of COP22. BCG brings in-depth expertise on climate-related topics through its work with many governments and large corporations in the region.

COP27 President designate Sameh Shoukry Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt welcomes BCG as the Exclusive COP27 Consulting partner. He indicated that the Egyptian presidency of COP27 welcomes the support of BCG in the preparation of COP27 in Sharm-el-Sheikh. Shoukry noted that BCG has demonstrated a long-standing commitment and deep expertise in advancing the climate agenda, and as chair of the presidency Consulting partner BCG will play a critical role in supporting the international community’s efforts to mobilize climate action.

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