Long Road Ahead For Climate Deal After Negotiators Release Draft
Negotiators in Paris agreed on a draft for a climate change deal Saturday, but not everyone agrees on the best way to move forward on the issue.By Ethan Weston | December 5, 2015
The announcement Saturday came days after world leaders began meeting in Paris for the COP21 summit. Their aim is to reach an international deal on greenhouse gas emissions and climate change.
This draft is the first step in that process. But it's nowhere near its final form. Most provisions have multiple options for how they should work, or just temporary placeholders.