On the eve of the World Climate Summit in Paris climate activists have been taking to the streets to push for concrete action. But French authorities have banned protests in much of Paris due to security concerns.
Poland recently passed a bill that bans spontaneous protests and allows police surveillance at this year’s world climate summit. Civil society groups say Poland wants to silence environmental defenders.
On his first official visit to India, President Macron said he wants France to be India's foremost partner in Europe. Trade, security and climate change were high on the agenda during talks between Macron and India's PM.
Two years on from the Paris Agreement, a summit in the French capital has mobilized investors to fight global warming. But critics say that when it comes to government funding, France in particular needs to do more.
Climate change, maritime security and nuclear cooperation will be key topics during French President Emmanuel Macron's maiden visit to New Delhi. Murali Krishnan reports.
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