IASS Blog: COP22 and Beyond – Achieving the Paris Agreement

„In order to meet growing concerns about climate change and the challenges presented by mitigation and adaption, delegations from around the world met last year in Paris to negotiate a new and binding international agreement to limit climate change. The first major steps towards implementation of the Paris Agreement were discussed during the 22nd UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (“COP22”) in Marrakech, in November of this year.“