Q. With reference to the Climate Justice consider the following statements::
1.Natural Climate Solutions is one of the pillars of climate justice.
2.Distributive Climate Justice means ability of current generations to meet their needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A

Explanation –

Statement 1 is correct. There are six pillars of climate justice – a) Just Transition, b) Social Racial and Environmental Justice, c) Indigenous Climate Action, d) Community Resilience and Adaptation, e) Natural Climate Solutions, f) Climate Education and Engagement.

Statement 2 is incorrect. Distributive Climate Justice is the aspect of justice which deals with how costs and benefits of climate change are shared. There are three main aspects of distribution: Identifying the goods that are being distributed, identifying the entities between which they are to be distributed and identifying the most appropriate mode of distribution.

Source: ForumIAS