Russia and climate change before COP21

26-11-2015

Russian emissions have fallen considerably, but as a result of economic transition rather than sustainable policies. Climate change is not yet a domestic priority and at the Paris climate conference Russia is unlikely to agree to ambitious targets for its future emissions reductions.

Russian emissions have fallen considerably, but as a result of economic transition rather than sustainable policies. Climate change is not yet a domestic priority and at the Paris climate conference Russia is unlikely to agree to ambitious targets for its future emissions reductions.