Paris prepares to host the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change conference beginning on Monday.
- For India and other developing countries, the momentum that has built around the Paris conference is an opportunity to press their case for funds from the First World.
- On the issue of raising funds to help developing countries mitigate their carbon emissions, and help communities adapt to climate change consequences.
- Funding poor countries with 100 billion dollars a year by 2020.
- It’s one of the decided actions under the UNFCCC, although only pledges totalling about ten billion have come in so far.