Tag: Emissions Gap Report

UNEP DTU Partnership contributes to the science behind climate action

Research from UNEP DTU Partnership is part of the science behind the policy decisions, as world leaders meet to increase the ambition for climate action in New York.

September 23rd, 2019

From “lost decade” of climate action, hope emerges

New publication looks back at ten years of Emissions Gap Reports and global climate action. The conclusions are bleak.

September 22nd, 2019

G20 nations are lagging in climate action, but have huge opportunities to increase ambition

The G20 is not on track to meet Paris pledges, but technological advances, sub-national action and societal support provide foundation for increased ambition.

September 21st, 2019

From left: UNEP DTU Partnership Head of Section Myung Kyoon Lee, UNEP DTU Partnershp director John Christensen, Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and IGEE Executive Director Professor Sohn Myongsei

UNEP DTU Partnership Director talks collaboration with Ban Ki-Moon

John Christensen gave several lectures as Sustainable Development Professor and met with former the UN General Secretary and the Executive Director of IGEE to discuss future cooperation on climate and SDGs

September 5th, 2019

Nations must triple ambition to reach 2°C target, concludes the new Emissions Gap Report

It is still possible to keep global warming below 2°C, but the technical feasibility of bridging the 1.5°C gap is dwindling as global CO2 emissions reached a new record in 2017.

November 27th, 2018

Surging momentum, shifting burden and missed opportunities in review of non state climate action

Emission Gap Report chapter on global climate action from non-state actors finds a broad spectrum of commitments with potential to support and ultimately outpace governments in their emissions reductions.

September 10th, 2018

Energy and research policy on the agenda

UNEP DTU contributed to a conference on energy and research policy in Denmark leading up to major political decisions.

April 9th, 2018

Emissions Gap report 2016

Emissions Gap Report 2016 released

World must urgently up action to cut a further 25% from predicted 2030 emissions, says UN Environment report

November 3rd, 2016