Rich countries must stop lecturing developing countries and accelerate their own efforts to cut emissions.

There is no shortage of people telling India what to do on low-carbon growth, but there is a shortage of understanding of what India is doing. Even the UNDP in its recent Asia Pacific Human Development Report urges emerging economies like India to do more for climate change.

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The Financial Express

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