UN releases report on countries’ climate action plans – much more needed!

The UN report brings together the collective efforts of countries with Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs). Whilst the reports shows progress, efforts need to ‘redouble’ if the target of global heating of below 2 percent by the end of the century.

  • The report covers 191 parties’ NDCs
  • CO2 emissions need to be reduced by 45% globally by 2030 to limit warming to 2 degrees
  • Current policies and commitments will see CO2 emissions reduce by just 12% by 2030

The full report is here