The 27th BASIC Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change was held in New Delhi, India. The meeting was chaired by H.E. Dr Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change of India.
The meeting has urged the advanced countries to enhance their support to the developing nations in effectively implementing the Paris Agreement to combat climate change.
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Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS Clerk Mains Exam 2018:
- The BASIC countries comprise Brazil, South Africa, India and China.
- Brazil will host the next meeting of BASIC in 2019.