PM: (PM arrives to attend UN Climate Change Conference)

PARIS: Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif has said that Pakistan is ready to contribute to the global efforts to tackle the climate change issues.

He was talking to newsmen in Paris where he will represent Pakistan at the UN Climate Change Conference began on Monday. The Prime Minister said the developed countries have more responsibility in this respect.

To a question, he said Pakistan will not let come any hurdle in its development process. In his address to the conference today, the Prime Minister is expected to highlight Pakistan’s efforts in tackling challenge of the climate change.

On the sidelines of the conference, he will hold separate meetings with world leaders, including French President President Francois Hollande. Heads and representatives of one hundred and forty-seven countries are participating in the conference.