Connie Hedegaard has been named minister for the United Nation's COP 15 climate conference

24-11-2009

The Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen has today announced that Connie Hedegaard has been appointed as the post of Danish EU commissary following an agreement with the president for the European commission José Manuel Barroso. In relation to this appointment Connie Hedegaard has been named minister for the United Nation's COP 15 climate conference to be held in Copenhagen this December. Lykke Friis will over take the position as minister for Climate and Energy.

Further details about the two new Danish ministers