The Paris agreement at the UN: peace sign historic document

Парижское соглашение в ООН: мир подписывает исторический документ

In the headquarters of the UN is a ceremony of signing of the Paris agreement to combat global climate change.

As can be seen in the online broadcast on the website of the UN, before starting the procedure, the UN Secretary-General ban Ki-moon announced the Paris agreement is “open for signature”.

The document is on the podium in front of the podium of the UN General Assembly, and a representative each from more than 160 countries, to identify readiness to sign the agreement, goes to the podium, where puts his signature under the document. Then they handed the instrument of ratification.


The agreement was signed by India, Japan, Canada, UAE, UK, Russia, Turkey, Holland, Finland and others.

Prime Minister of Aruba @MikeGEman signs #ParisAgreement on behalf of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

— Netherlands Mission (@NLatUN) April 22, 2016

Afghan representative signing the #ParisAgreement #Afghanistan

— Fahad Nabeel Mahmood (@fahadnabeelfn) April 22, 2016

MT @yministerio: Finland has signed the historic #ParisAgreement

— Finnish Embassy DC (@FinnEmbassyDC) April 22, 2016

Ministra de Ambiente, Mireio Endara firma Acuerdo histórico de París en representación de Panamá. #ParisAgreement

— Panama Mission UN (@Panama_UN) April 22, 2016

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— Smriti Irani FanClub (@Smritilrani) April 22, 2016

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— Rima (@rcempaka) April 22, 2016

Turkey signs the #ParisAgreement

— Buse Kalyoncu (@bsklyncu) April 22, 2016

It’s official. The United Kingdom has signed the #ParisAgreement.

— UKUN_NewYork (@UKUN_NewYork) April 22, 2016

#UAE’s Minister of Climate Change & Environment @ThaniAlZeyoudi signs the historic #ParisAgreement #COP21

— UAE Mission to UN (@UAEMissionToUN) April 22, 2016

#Japan is now signing the #ParisAgreement. Follow the streaming

— ICCG (@ICCGOV_climate) April 22, 2016

@GovernmentZA Minister Edna Molewa signs historic #ParisAgreement on #ClimateChange on behalf of South Africa.

— Environmentza (@environmentza) April 22, 2016

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— UN Climate Action (@UNFCCC) on April 22, 2016


First did the President of France Francois Hollande.

Behind Hollande rose to the podium representatives of 15 countries. Among them were a number of small island States, as well as Palestine and Somalia.

The document was signed by the U.S. Secretary of state who did this with his granddaughter in his arms.

Subscribed and Deputy Prime Minister of the people’s Republic of China.

The Paris climate agreement was adopted on 12 December 2015, following the conference in Paris.

195 the participants of the forum agreed not to allow the increase in average temperature on the planet by the year 2100 more than 2 degrees Celsius compared to pre-industrial levels. The agreement will enter into force once ratified by 55 countries accounting for at least 55% of total global greenhouse gas emissions.

Recall that the Paris agreement will be signed and Ukraine. The government on 20 April approved the draft decree of the President concerning the credentials of the permanent representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko to the signing of the Paris agreement.