How the world learned its lesson and got the climate deal
Six years earlier, countries had bitterly walked away from climate talks in Copenhagen. The decision to try at getting 200 countries to sign a pact on cutting carbon emissions was a gamble.
and Emmanuel Jarry
Paris Last Updated: April 9, 2018 | 19:06 IST
US President Barack Obama (2ndL) shakes hands with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates as French President Francois Hollande (2ndR) greets Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) during World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) (Photo: Reuters)