German Chancellor Merkel to attend CAS 2021

Dr. Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, will attend the Opening Session of the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021, 25 January.

At the international Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) 2021, hosted by the Netherlands, global leaders will launch a comprehensive Adaptation Action Agenda, with clear commitments to deliver concrete new endeavours and partnerships to make our world more resilient to the effects of climate change.

High-level CAS 2021 delegates

Other government, business, and institutional leaders to have confirmed their attendance at CAS 2021 so far include:

  • H.E. Prime Minister Mark Rutte
    Chair of the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021, Prime Minister of the Netherlands
  • Ban Ki‑moon
    8th United Nations Secretary-General, Chair of the Global Commission on Adaptation
  • Cora van Nieuwenhuizen
    Host of the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021, Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management of the Netherlands
  • H.E. Prime Minister Keith Mitchell
    Prime Minister of Grenada
  • Sigrid Kaag
    Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of the Netherlands
  • Feike Sijbesma
    Co-Chair of the Board of the Global Center on Adaptation