By Amy Allen

UMass Lowell is an official ‘Observer Organization’ to the United Nations (UN) climate negotiations and sends a delegation to the UN climate negotiations and conference, or ‘Conference of Parties’ (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

The 29th Conference of Parties, ‘COP29,’ will be held in November 2024 in Baku, Azerbaijan. COP29 promises to be an exciting event that brings together policymakers, scientists, innovators, educators, advocates, and the media from around the world.

The Climate Change Initiative and Rist Institute for Sustainability and Energy are excited to send a small group of faculty members and students to COP29 to represent UMass Lowell (UML) at this major international conference and negotiations focused on climate action. COP29 will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, from Nov. 11 to 22, 2024.

Please submit the COP29 applicationby May 12, 2024 if you would like to join our delegation.