Nov 21, 2022
Today’s edition of our Current Affairs will comprise a discussion on Loss and Damage Fund. Read further to upgrade your UPSC CSE knowledge and also understand the topic’s relevance to the UPSC syllabus.
For Prelims: General issues on Environmental Ecology, Biodiversity and Climate Change. Loss and Damage, Climate Change, CoP27.
For Mains:: GS III- Biodiversity and Environment.
Loss and Damage fund, UNFCCC, COP27.
Recently UNFCCC COP 27 concluded with the creation of the Loss and Damage Fund.
With the creation of the Loss and Damage fund, do you think that vulnerable countries have obtained climate justice? (10 Marks, 150 Words)
New IPCC Climate Report: What is in it for India?
It stands for United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Origin: It originated in UNCED(United Nations Conference on Environment and Development) i.e. Earth Summit or Rio Summit.
It entered into force in 1994.Members: 197 nations. Paris agreement was signed in COP 21.
Secretariat: Bonn, Germany.
Objective: To achieve, stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system.
It aims that the above objective should be achieved within a time frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally to climate change, to ensure that food production is not threatened and to enable economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner.
Green Climate Fund.
The Conference of the Parties (COP):
CoP is the highest decision-making body of the UNFCCC.It meets annually and the latest meet is CoP 27.
News Source: The Hindu, UNFCCC.int
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