Tags: Paris Agreement

Climate Finance Leadership Initiative Details Approach for Unlocking Climate Finance in Emerging Markets

The Climate Finance Leadership Initiative (CFLI), founded and chaired by UN Special Envoy for Climate Ambition and Solutions Michael R. Bloomberg, released report Unlocking Private Climate Finance in Emerging Markets: Private Sector Considerations for Policymakers in partnership with the Association of European Development Finance Institutions (EDFI), and the Global Infrastructure Facility (GIF).  The report outlines […]

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Terra.do to stimulate and induct a 100mn climate network & work-force globally by 2030

Climate Change is impacting our lives at an alarming pace. Five years after the Paris Agreement, we are already seeing great examples of environmental leadership with forward-thinking global and local companies, proactively taking action. The Indian Government has formulated a National Climate Mission with seven policies addressing various focus areas such as solar, efficient energy […]

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India among frontline countries in implementing Paris Agreement on climate change: President Kovind

India is among the frontline nations in implementing the Paris Agreement on climate change, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Friday, reiterating that environment protection is one of the topmost priorities of the government. Addressing a joint sitting of both houses of Parliament, Kovind said, “Along with development, environment protection is also one of the […]

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Nissan’s all new models will be electrified by early 2030s as part of its carbon neutral goal

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has set the goal to achieve carbon neutrality across the company’s operations and the life cycle of its products by 2050. As part of this effort, by the early 2030s every all-new Nissan vehicle offering in key markets will be electrified. Nissan will pursue further innovations in electrification and manufacturing technology […]

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Watch: PM Modi’s address at Climate Adaptation Summit 2021

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 said India welcomes the Climate Adaptation Summit and applauds the leadership of Prime Minister Mark Rutte towards this cause. He said Climate Adaptation is more significant today than ever before. And, it is a key element of India’s developmental efforts. Here is the excerpt from […]

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US is back to Paris Agreement, thanks to President Joe Biden

President Joe Biden returned the United States to the worldwide fight to slow global warming in one of his first official acts and immediately launched a series of climate-friendly efforts that would transform how Americans drive and get their power. “A cry for survival comes from the planet itself,” Biden said in his inaugural address […]

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India only major country set to achieve Paris Agreement targets: PM Modi

India is the only major country which is moving in the right direction to achieve the targets of the Paris Agreement, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday while adding that India is leading the world in environmental protection through international solar alliance. PM Modi attended the centenary celebrations of Visva-Bharati University in Shantiniketan, West […]

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French President Emmanuel Macron wants to add climate goals in constitution

French President Emmanuel Macron announced a referendum to add the fight against climate change and the need to preserve the environment into the French Constitution. Speaking on Monday to a citizen’s group in charge of making proposals on climate-related issues, Macron proposed a change in the constitution that requires a parliamentary vote, and then a […]

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Watch: US Democratic candidate Joe Biden vows to rejoin Paris Agreement, plans millions of job in climate action

United States’ Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has unveiled a USD 2 trillion proposal to boost investment in clean energy and combat the global warming as he pledged to rejoin the historic Paris agreement on climate change if elected in the November elections. Joe Biden in a major policy address on climate change, which he […]

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US Democratic candidate Joe Biden unveils USD 2 trillion climate plan

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has unveiled a USD 2 trillion proposal to boost investment in clean energy and combat the global warming as he pledged to rejoin the historic Paris agreement on climate change if elected in the November elections. US President Donald Trump in 2017 withdrew the United States, the world’s No 2 […]

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