Roundtable on Significance of India's Ratification of the Paris Agreement

Roundtable on Significance of India's Ratification of the Paris Agreement
Friday, 7 October 2016 Add to Calendar 2016-10-07 16:00:00 2016-10-07 16:00:00 Asia/Kolkata Roundtable on Significance of India's Ratification of the Paris Agreement On Oct 2nd, India ratified the Paris Agreement, bringing the Agreement to the brink of entry into force. This week, the EU is reportedly planning to follow suit, taking the Paris Agreement over the threshold of 55 countries and 55% of emissions required to enter into force. Please join us at the Centre for Policy Research for in informal roundtable discussion on the context for and implications of these new developments in global climate governance. Among other issues we will explore: -    What is the significance of India’s ratification and the accompanying declaration? -    What does entry into force signify in global context? -    How do we read these developments in legal and political terms? The discussion will be kicked off with brief remarks by Prof. Lavanya Rajamani and Dr. Navroz Dubash from CPR, followed by open discussion Conference Hall, Centre for Policy Research
4:00 pm
Conference Hall, Centre for Policy Research

On Oct 2nd, India ratified the Paris Agreement, bringing the Agreement to the brink of entry into force. This week, the EU is reportedly planning to follow suit, taking the Paris Agreement over the threshold of 55 countries and 55% of emissions required to enter into force.
Please join us at the Centre for Policy Research for in informal roundtable discussion on the context for and implications of these new developments in global climate governance.

Among other issues we will explore:
-    What is the significance of India’s ratification and the accompanying declaration?
-    What does entry into force signify in global context?
-    How do we read these developments in legal and political terms?

The discussion will be kicked off with brief remarks by Prof. Lavanya Rajamani and Dr. Navroz Dubash from CPR, followed by open discussion