Paris Agreement on Climate Change – Its Legal Implications
21 June 2016
Although the Paris agreement has been characterized as a commitment of effort by parties rather than Kyoto style legally binding emission reductions , Professor Macrory’s analysis demonstrated there were many legal obligations encased in the agreement. He went on to argue that the ambitious overall goals of the agreement were likely to influence the development of climate change law and litigation at national level.
Professor Macrory’s power point : Macrory Paris agreement