Q. With reference to Green New Deal (GND) seen in the news recently, consider the following statements::
1.It aims to tackle the twin crises of inequality and climate change.
2.It is a deal signed between India and Australia for transforming towards sustainable economy.
3.Its goal is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in order to avoid the worst consequences of climate change.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 3 are correct. GND aims to tackle the twin crises of inequality and climate change. Its goal is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in order to avoid the worst consequences of climate change.

Statement 2 is incorrect. GND is adopted by the US.

Source: The Times of India