The Paris Agreement 2015

What you need to know about the world's most important climate treaty.

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By John Lang


For the first time ever, the Paris Agreement brought all nations, developed and developing, into common cause to undertake ambitious action to combat climate change and adapt to its effects — with enhanced support to assist developing nations to do so.

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    John would like to thank his colleagues Gareth Redmond-King and Georgina Beasley for their feedback, and also the Net Zero Lawyers Alliance that suggested this piece of work.