Indias climate change policy and trade concerns: issues, barriers and solutions

This study assesses the Five-Year Plans (FYPs) and relevant government policies adopted to garner India's climate change goals and priorities. It attempts to highlight key climate change concerns from a brief sector- specific analysis: examining it's impact on trade. Finally, the paper also looks at how India's policy and regulatory framework is addressing trade and climate change, and the expectations from the Union Budget 2008-09.