Documents & Publications
Documents & Publications
The Climate Change Division looks after the issues related to climate change, including the international negotiations and domestic policies and actions. The Division is also responsible for submission of National Communications (NATCOMs) and the Biennial Update Reports (BURS) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) is the nodal Ministry for climate change negotiations under UNFCCC. In order to create and strengthen the scientific and analytical capacity for assessment of climate change in the country, different studies have been initiated under the Climate Change Action Programme (CCAP), including National Carbonaceous Aerosols Programme (NCAP), Long Term Ecological Observatories (LTEO) Programme, and GHG.
- INDIA – First Biennial Update Report to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (11.2 MB)
- Pamphlet on Climate Friendly Lifestyle Practices in India (1.4 MB)
- Parampara – Book on India’s Culture of Climate Friendly Sustainable Practices , (Book form/Flip Pages) and (PDF form)
- Press Statement : India’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) on 02-10-2015 [English] (583 KB)
- Press Statement : India’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) on 02-10-2015 [Hindi] (542 KB)
- INDIA INDC TO UNFCCC (909 KB)
- Presentation on INDC in Press Conference on 02-10-2015 (1122 KB)
- Technology Action Plan on High-Efficiency Low-Emissions Coal prepared by India and Japan for Major Economies Forum, December 14, 2010, Read Document (713.11 KB)
- India Taking on Climate Change: 24 Recent Initiatives, 6th January, 2010, Read Report (78.69 KB)
- World Bank Study on India Low Carbon Development Background Papers
- Technology Action Plan on High-Efficiency Low-Emissions Coal prepared by India and Japan for Major Economies Forum. Read Document (713.11 KB)
- India Taking on Climate Change – Post-Copenhagen Domestic Actions. (493.89 KB)
- Report on India’s GHG Emissions 2007 Released Read Report | Executive Summary | Workshop Presentations (4.55 MB)
- Indian Network for Climate Change Assessment.
- World Bank Study on India Low Carbon Development. Background Papers
- India taking on Climate Change: 24 Recent Initiatives. (78.69 KB)
- Ministry releases Discussion Paper on State of Himalayan Glaciers. [Discussion Paper] (3.76 MB)
- India’s Forest and Tree Cover – Contribution as a Carbon Sink.
- Presentation on India & Climate Change.