Published on: November 5, 2021
India did not sign the Glasgow Leaders’ Declaration on Forests and Land Use
- Proposed by United Kingdom
- Why – “halt deforestation” and land degradation by 2030
- Why India opposed – “Trade” being interlinked to climate change and forest issues in the agreement.
- Declaration has over 105 signatories including the UK, US, Russia and China.
- Who has not signed – India, Argentina, Mexico, Saudi Arabia and South Africa