Climate Change Negotiations

Marrakesh’s Action Plan / CoP 22

  COP 22 to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) was held in Marrakesh, Morocco. About 200 nations attended the conference and adopted the Marrakesh Action Proclamation for Our Climate and Sustainable Development.   Why Marrakesh Action Plan is important? Marrakesh’s Action Plan is crucial because; It reaffirm the Paris treaty of …

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Climate Change : Impact on India

Facts: According to United Nations report titled ‘Economic Losses, Poverty and Disasters 1998-2017’, India has suffered whopping $79.5 billion economic loss due to climate-related disasters in last 20 years.   What would be the impact of climate change on India? Major impacts on India would be: Impact in coastal areas: Nearly 40 million Indians will …

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Arctic opportunities and India

Arctic Region: The Arctic is a polar region located at the northernmost part of Earth. The Arctic consists of the Arctic Ocean, adjacent seas, and parts of Alaska (United States), Canada, Finland, Greenland (Denmark), Iceland, Norway, Russia, and Sweden. Land within the Arctic region has seasonally varying snow and ice cover. Ecological Impact of Arctic Warming: The loss of ice and the warming …

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