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The good news is that climate change is back on the agenda. The bad news is that we are discussing the wrong things

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Climate Change | climate summit | Climate Change talks

Sunita Narain 



Sunita Narain

There was furious activity on in the first weeks of April in Delhi. No, I am not talking about action to fight . I am talking about words and more words — much has been written about the position that India must take or not take when it comes to declaring a net-zero goal. Much has been discussed in closed-door meetings on this. John Kerry, the US climate envoy, was in town in the lead up to President Joe Biden’s climate leaders’ summit on April 22-23. He wanted to cajole and push us to act — say something big when the leaders meet.

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First Published: Mon, May 03 2021. 04:19 IST

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