CSE-2019 | Prelims Daily Quiz 79

Daily Quiz for Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2019

Question:

Q. Consider the following statements about the recently released Climate Change Performance Index:

1. This Index is published by the UN.

2. The Index takes into account a country’s policies on climate change.

3. India has got a rank in top 10 this year for its climate protection performance.

 

Select the correct statements using the code given below:

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 2 only

c) 2 and 3 only

d) 3 only

b) 2 only

  • The Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) is an annual publication by Germanwatch.
  • In determining a score, the Climate Change Performance Index looks at each country's progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, building up renewable energy such as wind and solar, energy use, and its climate policies.
  • India's ranking is 11 in the index.

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