Washington (CNN) - President Barack Obama will travel to Copenhagen, Denmark December 9 to attend a global conference on climate change, a senior administration official told CNN Wednesday.
The president is also scheduled to be in nearby Oslo, Norway on December 10 to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
The president was last in Copenhagen in early October, to make a pitch for his hometown of Chicago to host the 2016 summer olympic games. The games were awarded to Rio de Janeiro.
- CNN Deputy Political Director Paul Steinhauser contributed to this report