How the Most Vulnerable Countries Fared at the Paris Meeting

January 2016
Economic & Political Weekly;1/9/2016, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p15
Academic Journal
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.


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