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India on COP22: Efforts made to ensure actions based on equity

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 21, 2016

India today said it participated “constructively” in the crucial climate change conference here to ensure that actions are based on the principles of equity and climate justice....

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India hailed at COP22 for commitment to climate change

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 11, 2016

Surprised by India's initiatives in clean energy and coal dependency reduction, the international climate research organisations at COP22 here said that the country is set to "over-achieve" its...

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India joins Paris Climate Change Agreement, submits instrument of ratification at UN headquarters

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 3, 2016

India formally joined the Paris Climate Change Agreement by submitting its instrument of ratification at UN headquarters in New York on Sunday - the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The...

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European Union decides to ratify Paris climate deal; Climate deal will enter into force in November

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 3, 2016

Two days after the India's highest decision making body - Union Cabinet - gave its approval to the country's move to ratify the Paris Agreement, the ministers of 28 European countries too on...

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Paris Agreement: Union Cabinet approves ratification of climate document

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 29, 2016

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved ratification of Paris Agreement which is to take place on October 2. Union Minister Prakash Javadekar, while interacting with the media, said that ‘with...

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Paris climate goals will cost emerging Asia $300 billion a year: ADB

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 27, 2016

Developing Asia will have to fork out $300 billion per year until 2050 if governments intend to uphold their 2015 Paris climate summit goals, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) warned in a new...

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31 more countries ratify Paris Agreement on climate change

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 22, 2016

The Paris Agreement on climate change moved closer to enter into force this year as 31 more countries on Wednesday joined it at a special event hosted by the United Nations Secretary-General Ban...

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U.S expects India to ratify Paris treaty this year

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 16, 2016

The U.S is confident that India will be able to ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change before the end of the year, according to a senior Obama administration official. The Obama...

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Ban Ki-moon hopes India, other nations will ratify Paris Climate Change agreement

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 14, 2016

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed hope that India and other nations will soon ratify the Paris Climate Change agreement and achieve progress in ensuring the deal enters into force...

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Brazil ratifies Paris agreement to reduce greenhouse gases

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 14, 2016

The Brazilian government ratified its participation in the Paris agreement on climate change, a significant step by Latin America's largest emitter of greenhouse gases that could spur other...

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