Not only is India on track to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement, but to exceed them, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said during the Weather Aspirations Summit 2020 on Saturday. Is down 21% from 2005 levels.
Almost in his message at the summit, PM Modi said that the conference was a celebration of the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement – the most important step in the fight against climate change.
“Today, when we want to keep our eyes high, we must not forget the past,” he said. We must not only revise our aspirations, but also review our achievements against pre-determined goals. ”
“Only then can our voice be trusted for generations to come,” he said.
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He said that in 2047, India would celebrate 100 years as a modern, independent nation.
“Today, I make a solemn promise to all our fellow inhabitants of this earth. Centenary India will not only achieve its goals, but also exceed your expectations,” Modi said.
The Prime Minister said that India was not only on track to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement but also exceeded its expectations.
“We have reduced the intensity of our emissions by 21 per cent compared to 2005 levels,” he said.