COP’s traditional ‘Day of Rest’.

A time for participants to reflect and recharge ahead of the second week. The Presidency has no programs scheduled for this day.

COP28 now faces its biggest challenge, to deliver in five days a course-correction in climate action, under a Global Stocktake review of action to date 
At its halfway point, COP28 took an official “Day of Rest” after a week of breakthrough moments 
The conference has already achieved unprecedented traction, engagement, the positivity, the hope, the optimism  
Highlights have included 11 high-level, economy-wide declarations and pledges, including the first ever on food and health 
COP28 highs have also included broad national and private sector support, to build the energy system of the future, with zero methane, and trebling of renewables  
The conference made an historic launch of the Loss and Damage fund, to support climate-vulnerable nations