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Taking the lead on climate action could be worth $11 trillion to India

United States special presidential envoy for climate John Kerry and India?s Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Bhupender Yadav launch the Climate Action and Finance Mobilisation Dialogue (CAFMD) under India-US Climate and Clean Energy Agenda 2030 Partnership, in New Delhi, India, September 13, 2021

India has the potential to significantly benefit from climate change action. Image: REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Victoria Masterson
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India could gain $11 trillion in economic value – or lose $35 trillion – depending on its climate actions over the next decade. Image: Deloitte

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