Paris Climate Change Summit: What you need to know

November 30, 2015 10:48 AM

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Monday marks the beginning of a major two-week climate summit in Paris where dozens of world leaders will negotiate over ways to slow the pace of climate change. Here's what you need to know.

The meeting goes by several names - the United Nations Climate Summit, the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, or COP21, which stands for the 21st meeting of the Conference of Parties that are part of the United Nations Framework on Climate Change. The first COP meeting took place in Berlin in 1995, and ...

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