1.5 degrees

Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, 1.5 degrees celcius, outcome, business, national governments
COP21 success? Andrea Karpati from Climate-KIC underlines that only our actions will tell whether COP21 has been a success and emphasises the importance of innovation in finding the solutions to tackle ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: global agreement, 1.5 degrees, renewable energy, planetary boundaries, TTIP, TPP
The Paris Paradox Daniel Mittler from Greenpeace International celebrates the inclusion of the 1.5°C target in the Agreement but cautions against complacency and calls upon civil society to focus attention ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: 1.5 degrees, climate justice, ambition, China, United States, carbon, Paris Agreement
The Paris Agreement: Climate Ambition, Climate Justice Alvin Leong from the Pace Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies welcomes the agreement but argues that in achieving a political consensus, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, 1.5 degrees, ghg emissions, aspirational goal, INDCs
Negotiating the survival threshold: 1.5°C to stay alive Jacqueline Fa’amatuainu from the University of Auckland discusses the role of the Alliance of Small Island States in the negotiations and says ... [ +++ ]