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French President Francois Hollande (right) shakes hands with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon during the final session of the COP21 climate change conference in Le Bourget, near Paris, on Saturday. AFP

The Kingdom’s delegates are returning with mixed feelings about the agreement to try and save the planet from catastrophic climate change that was adopted on Saturday at the UN Climate Talks in Paris, known as COP21.

Read more: Mixed feelings over COP21 agreement

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Students participate in the ‘Together for Climate’ event on Sunday at the Cambodia-Japan Cooperation Center in Phnom Penh. (Aria Danaparamita/The Cambodia Daily)

On the eve of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, about 140 young people gathered in Phnom Penh on Sunday to discuss the effects of climate change on Cambodia and ways that it can be mitigated.

Read more: Youth Gather to Talk About Climate Change

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Children try to escape the afternoon heat by playing in a canal in Kandal province earlier this year. Vireak Mai

As the weather pattern known as El Niño threatens to wreak havoc on climactic conditions across the globe, the Cambodian government has warned that higher-than-usual temperatures, which already sparked droughts this year, will cause next year’s rainy season to be even shorter.

Read more: Another drought year in store for Cambodia

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