COP28

COP28 impressions by Barbara McCarthy

I spent two days at COP28 – towards the end of the conference, so I was mostly observing and accompanying Theresa O’Donohoe to various events around the impressive Expo site, where it took place. This was my first COP, so I didn’t have too many expectations as to what I would achieve, rather I was there to observe. As any first time COP delegate will attest, my main objective was to meet and engage with people and potentially form bonds beyond the conference. I work as a journalist, photographer and climate researcher so I wanted to meet people from all …