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Current Affairs CLAT 2017 # 27: 5 Things You Should Know About Paris Agreement on Climate Change

India ratifies the Paris Agreement on Climate Change at United Nations:

1. Date: 2nd October, 2016

2. India’s Premanent Representative to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin Ali, handed over the Instrument of Ratification.

3. India is the 62nd country to ratify the agreement.

4. The agreement will enter into force one month after 55 countries that account for 55 percent of global emissions ratify the agreement.

5. 191 countries have signed the Paris Agreement so far.

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