What Is A Paris Agreement

The aim of the agreement is to reduce global warming described in Article 2, «improve implementation» of the UNFCCC by:[11] Countries also aim to «reach a global peak in greenhouse gas emissions as soon as possible». The deal has been described as an incentive and engine for the sale of fossil fuels. [13] [14] The agreement contains commitments by all countries to reduce their emissions and jointly adapt them to the effects of climate change and invites countries to review their commitments over time. The agreement provides a way for developed countries to assist developing countries in their mitigation and adaptation efforts, while providing a framework for transparent monitoring and reporting on countries` climate goals. The Paris Agreement is a historic environmental agreement adopted by almost all countries in 2015 to combat climate change and its negative impacts. . . .