Paris COP21

COP21, held in Paris in 2015, was the United Nations Conference on climate change, gathering over 195 countries.

The most discussed topic was climate change caused by the greenhouse effect and global warming, considerating its impact on the weather.

The famous “Paris Agreement" took place here, focusing on reducing the emission of gases responsible for the greenhouse effect.

It boils down to keeping the Earth’s average temperature below 2.0°C, above pre-industrial levels. In addition to efforts to limit temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

Developed countries also apply to grant financial benefits to the less developed countries, helping them to face climate change.