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29 clauses included in climate deal


04-22-2016 19:30 BJT

Full coverage: Paris Climate Agreement

So, what exactly does the Paris Agreement entail? According to the European Commission, member states are required to keep the world from warming more than 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.  

Under the agreement, Members will also try to maintain a "zero carbon footprint". That means taking the same amount of carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere as they release into the atmosphere.  

There are a total of 29 clauses under the Paris Agreement. They include methods for carbon reduction, funding, technology, capacity building, and transparency.

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