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COP21( Conference of Parties) Introduction The annual meeting is called CoP, or Conference of Parties, ‘parties’ being a reference to the 196 signatories to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), that came into force in 1994.The Paris meeting is the 21st meeting of the CoP, and hence it is being called CoP-21.History UNFCCC is an international environmental treaty negotiated at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED).It was also known as the Earth Summit, held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992.The objective of the treaty is to stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system.Objective ·To deliver an agreement that will facilitate the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, the only way to mitigate climate change. ·To restrict the global surface temperature within 2-degree Celsius as compared to pre-in…