Delhi CM to endorse clean air declaration at C40 summit

1 min read

News:Delhi Chief Minister will be among 20 leaders from megacities of the world to launch the Clean Air Cities Declaration.

Facts:

About Clean Air Cities Declaration:

  • Clean Air Cities Declaration are a set of short and long term commitments towards cleaning the air.
  • The declaration will be launched at C40 Summit in Copenhagen.

About C40:

  • C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group(C40) is a group of 94 cities around the world that represents one-twelfth of the world’s population and one-quarter of the global economy.
  • The leadership group was founded in 2005 in London,UK.
  • C40 supports cities to collaborate effectively, share knowledge and drive meaningful, measurable and sustainable action on climate change.
  • It focusses on tackling climate change and driving urban action that reduces greenhouse gas emissions and climate risks while increasing the health, wellbeing and economic opportunities of urban citizens.