India’s Commitment to Tackle Climate Change Unmatched: Sitharaman

Saur Energy | Oct 18, 2019 at 4:39 AM
  • India’s commitment to fighting the global challenge of climate change is bold and one of the best amongst the community of nations.
  • The 21st session of the Conference of the Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was held in Paris from November 30 to December 12, 2015, that saw the participation of 195 nations.
  • The nations negotiated and adopted the Paris Agreement in which India made four commitments, including reducing greenhouse gas emission intensity of its GDP by 33-35 percent below 2005 levels by 2030, under its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC).