Paris Agreement

PARIS AGREEMENT

Is an international agreement concluded at the 21st Session of the Conference of Parties (COP21) of the UNFCCC in 2015 in Paris, France. It aims to strengthen the global response to the threat of climate change by keeping a global temperature rise in this century well below 2 °C above pre-industrial level and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase even further to 1.5 degree Celsius.

Source: Adapted from UNFCCC