India will host 14th Conference of Parties, says Prakash Javadekar

While speaking at an event in Delhi on Monday, Union Minister for Environment and Forests, Prakash Javadekar to mark 'World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought' said, "In combating desertification, India will lead by example and will cooperate with world. We will contribute whatever is possible from India's side. We will host the 14th Conference of Parties (COP - 14) under the United Nations' Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), this year."