President Hage Geingob has arrived in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire for the UNCCD COP15 meeting, taking place from 9 to 20 May 2022. COP15 aims to address the fight against desertification, land degradation, and drought under the banner of ‘Land. Life. Legacy: From scarcity to prosperity, and is a call to action to ensure land continues to benefit present and future generations. Geingob, the NBC reports, is the deputy chairperson of the committee on desertification and will attend a high-level segment from 9 to 10 May, including a Heads of State Summit.