Highlights of the Kigali Agreement.

Kigali Agreement 

-Kigali is the capital of the Rawanda

Kigali Agreement_Indian Express

– 107 countries came to an agreement to reduce the use of HFCs by 85% by 2045

-it will help in curbing the potential rise of temp. of 0.5 degree C by 2050

– it will also provide a mechanism for countries like India to access and develop technologies that leave a low carbon footprint. 

– The Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol is legally binding and will come into force from January 1, 2019. 

– The Agreement upholds the principle of Common but Differentiated Responsibilities and Respective Capabilities (CBDR & RC).

It provides a viable roadmap for the implementation of phase out schedule of high GWP HFCs.

》Montreal Protocol, 1987

– to close the hole in ozone layer by banning CFCs.
With Great Love,

Er. Amit Yadav



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