Good morning from Dubai! We’re now into the second week of COP28, with negotiations set to get even more heated over the future of fossil fuels as countries try to reach a final agreement.
It’s day 8 of the UN climate summit – not counting yesterday’s rest day, which COP28 president Sultan Al Jaber said he hoped delegates would return from “in a much more energised fashion”.
Today’s themes are youth, children, education and skills. There will be high-level discussions about how climate change disproportionately impacts young people, and how child rights can be embedded in climate action.
Catch up on the biggest breakthroughs from the conference so far in our recap of week 1: