'All continents were represented, with countries including India, Colombia, Vietnam, Germany, Ghana, and Australia,' noted the UK's COP26 release around the announcement.
Over the next decade, it aims to unlock USD100 billion in public and private capital and tackle three profound human problems simultaneously.
PM Narendra Modi holds 'fruitful' meeting with Israeli Premier Naftali Bennett; review bilateral ties
PM Narendra Modi and Israeli counterpart Naftali Bennetts's maiden formal meeting came after their brief interaction on Monday during the climate conference.
During his meeting with the top EU leaders on October 29, Modi held extensive discussion covering trade and investment ties, climate change, COVID-19, global and regional developments.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that the agreement on deforestation was pivotal to the overarching ambition of limiting temperature rises to 1.5 degrees Celsius.
'India has put the ball in the court of developed world': Experts on achieving net zero carbon emission by 2070
Lauding PM Modi's statement at 26th international climate conference in Glasgow, experts said India is rightly demanding USD 1 trillion from the developed nations.
This was the first in-person meeting between Modi and Johnson following the British Prime Minister's twice cancelled visit to India earlier this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Narendra Modi was received by Boris Johnson and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and was then seen interacting animatedly with them.
Carbon pollution from burning fossil fuels, methane leaks and agriculture has driven up the thermometer 1.1 degrees Celsius so far, and emissions are rising sharply again after a brief interlude.