On his Twitter account, Delgado also highlighted the conversation he had with Prince Charles of Wales about the negotiations taking place at COP26. “In a meeting with the heads of delegation of the countries that are in Glasgow, he urged us to redouble our efforts to achieve a satisfactory agreement,” said the official.
Martha Delgado mentioned that she met with the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) to exchange ideas about feminist foreign policy and Mexico’s priorities on climate change and gender equality.
“Mexico will continue in the following multilateral forums pushing the consideration of the link between women, human rights, the environment and climate change (…) (How) Mexico has its feminist foreign policy. We are going to continue on this path,” Delgado said in a video.
What is Mexico’s message at COP26?
The Mexican government took to the Conference of the Parties its insistence that the richest countries must fulfill their proportionate commitment to combat the environmental crisis.
“Developed countries must fulfill their commitment to mobilize the minimum annual $ 100 billion from 2020 and until 2025, which was not done,” Delgado told the agency. EFE.
“Mexico has its feminist foreign policy. We are going to continue on this path.”
Martha Delgado, Undersecretary for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights at the SRE
The undersecretary recalled that Mexico is among the 20 countries with the highest greenhouse gas emissions, but not among the top 10, which are “responsible for around 66% of total emissions.” In this sense, he asked COP26 for recognition of the losses and damages that poor countries are facing; especially due to floods caused by climate change.