How does the Paris Agreement potentially affect the water and waste sectors in the Caribbean?


In December 2015, at the 21st meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 21), 195 countries agreed to a new international treaty with the objective of “Holding the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels and pursuing efforts to limit the temperature increase to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels”.