TITLE

How the Most Vulnerable Countries Fared at the Paris Meeting

AUTHOR(S)
BYRAVAN, SUJATHA
PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Economic & Political Weekly;1/9/2016, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the progress of the climate change negotiations during the 21st Conference of Parties that was held in Paris, France. Topics covered include the significance of the mitigation of global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius for Least Developed Countries and small island states, the obligation for developed nations like the U.S. to cut greenhouse gas emissions to 0, and the Paris Agreement sought to keep global average temperature below 2 degrees Celsius.
ACCESSION #
112239206

 

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