Glossary term

Paris Agreement Goals

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Definition 1

Paris Agreement Goals means the goals in Articles 2.1 and 4.1 of the UNFCCC’s Paris Agreement[.] [, in particular limiting global temperature increase to 1.5 Celsius above pre-industrial levels.]

Drafting notes and guidance

The three goals set out in Articles 2.1 and 4.1 of the Paris Agreement are:

  1. the temperature goal
  2. the adaptation and mitigation goal
  3. the financial flow goal.

The goals are also known as the climate objectives.

For further information, see UNFCCC: What is the Paris Agreement?

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