Topic: Conservation, environmental degradation.
5) With World heading towards ecosystem collapse and a climate-run riot .Discuss the need for India to reframe engagement with climate change. (250 words)
Why this question:
The article provides a detailed analysis of the frame of engagement of India with respect to climate change and how the way it would handle land use change will decide whether it can improve lives without warming the world.
Key demand of the question:
The question expects us to first discuss the alarming climate change scenario owing to increased carbon emissions of world countries. We need to discuss ways through which this situation can be addressed and suggest way forward.
Discuss– This is an all-encompassing directive which mandates us to write in detail about the key demand of the question. we also have to discuss about the related and important aspects of the question in order to bring out a complete picture of the issue in hand.
Structure of the answer:
Begin with brief introductory lines on highlights of the findings by the N’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change that warned – without radical course correction, the world will exhaust its carbon budget to keep global temperature increase below 1.5°C by 2030.
- State facts from various report and re-assert the statement in question about climate riot.
- Then move on to discuss the effectiveness of the global fight against climate change amid rising energy demand in detail.
- Discuss the effect and what needs to be done to mitigate the challenge the world is facing with special emphasis on India.
- Indian scenario to be explained in detail – take cues from the article.
Conclude with importance of immediate attention to mitigate the perils of rising climate change.