The writer is Distinguished Fellow, TERI, former ambassador and DPR of India to the UN and former lead negotiator for India at climate change negotiations
A new book tells the story of an unprecedented win for India at the UN and brings home the changing power equations and India’s place in the world
India, which has huge developmental needs and global high-table aspirations that require carbon and policy spaces, must protect its interests
India is one of the few major climate stakeholders on track to over-achieve the targets it had committed. With civilisational links to nature, India is a strong proponent of global action on global warming.