Below is the per capita greenhouse emission ranks of countries taken from Wikipedia(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_greenhouse_gas_emissions_per_capita). If this is the actual picture, why are we targetting countries like India or China instead of something like Norway or Australia, which stand in the top 50 pollutants while using only 20% of the available land in the country? Take Palau or Nauru which are shouting of inundation. Check their position vis-a-vis India or China

Rank
in 2000
Country Tonnes of
CO2 emissions
1 Belize 93.9
2 Qatar 54.7
3 Guyana 52.5
4 Malaysia 37.2
5 United Arab Emirates 36.8
6 Kuwait 30.4
7 Papua New Guinea 29.2
8 Brunei 25.9
9 Australia 25.9
10 Antigua & Barbuda 25.3
11 Zambia 24.6
12 Canada 24.3
13 Bahrain 23.9
14 United States 22.9
15 Trinidad & Tobago 22.1
16 Luxembourg 21.2
17 Panama 19.7
18 New Zealand 19.3
19 Estonia 18.2
20 Botswana 17.8
21 Ireland 16.8
22 Saudi Arabia 16.5
23 Venezuela 15.8
24 Indonesia 14.9
25 Equatorial Guinea 14.5
26 Belgium 14.3
27 Turkmenistan 14.2
28 Singapore 14.1
29 Czech Republic 13.9
30 Liberia 13.9
31 Netherlands 13.5
32 Russia 13.5
33 Nicaragua 13.4
34 Finland 13.1
35 Oman 12.9
36 Palau 12.8
37 Brazil 12.8
38 Denmark 12.5
39 Germany 12.3
40 Mongolia 11.8
41 Israel 11.8
42 Nauru 11.7
43 Norway 11.4
44 South Korea 11.1
45 Kazakhstan 11
46 United Kingdom 11
47 Libya 10.8
48 Greece 10.8
49 Japan 10.7
50 Myanmar 10.7
51 Taiwan 10.6
52 Cyprus 10.3
53 Slovenia 10.2
54 Cambodia 10.2
55 Austria 10
56 Iceland 10
57 Peru 9.9
58 Paraguay 9.9
59 Ukraine 9.8
60 Poland 9.6
61 South Africa 9.5
62 Argentina 9.3
63 Slovakia 9.3
64 Spain 9.2
65 Italy 9.2
66 Central African Republic 9
67 France 8.7
68 Suriname 8.6
69 Belarus 8.6
70 Gabon 8.4
71 Ecuador 8.2
72 Bolivia 8.1
73 Cameroon 7.6
74 Iran 7.6
75 Côte d’Ivoire 7.5
76 Sweden 7.5
77 Seychelles 7.4
78 Guatemala 7.4
79 Bulgaria 7.4
80 Serbia & Montenegro 7.4
81 Hungary 7.4
82 Congo Dem. Rep. 7.4
83 Uzbekistan 7.3
84 Portugal 7.2
85 Switzerland 7.1
86 Azerbaijan 6.8
87 Angola 6.7
88 Bahamas 6.6
89 Benin 6.5
90 Zimbabwe 6.5
91 Laos 6.4
92 Mexico 6.4
93 Nepal 6.3
94 Colombia 6.3
95 Namibia 6.3
96 Chile 6.3
97 Malta 6.1
98 Congo Rep. 6
99 Madagascar 6
100 Croatia 5.9
101 Jamaica 5.9
102 Macedonia 5.8
103 Barbados 5.8
104 Latvia 5.7
105 Mauritania 5.6
106 Turkey 5.6
107 Romania 5.5
108 Lithuania 5.4
109 Costa Rica 5.4
110 Lebanon 5.3
111 North Korea 5.2
112 Thailand 5.1
113 Jordan 4.9
114 Honduras 4.7
115 Sudan 4.6
116 Bosnia & Herzegovina 4.5
117 Algeria 4.2
118 Iraq 4.2
119 Sierra Leone 4.2
120 Syria 4
121 China 3.9
122 Tunisia 3.7
123 Dominican Republic 3.5
124 St Kitts & Nevis 3.3
125 Nigeria 3.3
126 Fiji 3.3
127 Guinea 3.2
128 Mauritius 3.2
129 Cuba 3.1
130 Togo 3.1
131 Vanuatu 3
132 Philippines 3
133 Malawi 3
134 Mali 2.9
135 Chad 2.9
136 Sri Lanka 2.8
137 Uganda 2.7
138 Dominica 2.7
139 St Lucia 2.7
140 Egypt 2.6
141 Niue 2.6
142 Ghana 2.6
143 Moldova 2.5
144 Grenada 2.5
145 El Salvador 2.4
146 Guinea-Bissau 2.4
147 Tanzania 2.4
148 Djibouti 2.4
149 Pakistan 2.3
150 Samoa 2.3
151 Tonga 2.3
152 Morocco 2.2
153 Senegal 2.2
154 Albania 2.2
155 Georgia 2.2
156 Armenia 2.1
157 St Vincent & Grenadines 2
158 Kenya 2
159 Maldives 1.9
160 Kyrgyzstan 1.9
161 Burkina Faso 1.9
162 India 1.8
163 Cook Islands 1.8
164 Bhutan 1.7
165 Yemen 1.6
166 Tajikistan 1.6
167 Mozambique 1.6
168 Rwanda 1.6
169 Burundi 1.6
170 Lesotho 1.5
171 Swaziland 1.5
172 Eritrea 1.4
173 Haiti 1.4
174 Solomon Islands 1.1
175 Vietnam 1.1
176 Cape Verde 1.1
177 Niger 1.1
178 Ethiopia 1.1
179 São Tomé and Príncipe 1
180 Afghanistan 0.9
181 The Gambia 0.9
182 Bangladesh 0.9
183 Comoros 0.7
184 Kiribati 0.6
185 Uruguay 0.3
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