G20 Climate Policy and Targets

Climate Policy Performance The CCPI policy evaluations show a growing sensibility among G20 governments of the need for and benefits from climate action. Many countries...

The G7 Summit, climate action & the US

5 reasons why Trump’s “Paris Agreement is very unfair” argument does not hold.  At the end of this week, the G7 countries meet in Chalevoix,...

21 May 2019 l Event: Brown to Green Forum

The British Embassy Berlin and Climate Transparency organised the Brown to Green Forum: Managing the phase out of coal - perspectives from Germany, the...

Emissions in G20 countries – A turning point?

G20 countries represent two thirds of the world population, and four fifths of global economic output, as measured by gross domestic product (GDP). Collectively,...

G7 countries’ transition towards a low-carbon economy

The G7 plays a crucial role in the raising of ambition of climate action this year. The group’s agreements lay the path for the...

New publication: comparing G20 actions in phasing out coal

According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC’s) Special Report Global Warming of 1.5°C, a near-total reduction in the use of coal and...

IGES joins partnership of Climate Transparency

Climate Transparency is pleased to welcome a new partner from Japan – The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES). The Institute has been established...

Japan’s G20 Presidency: Innovation for Climate Action

Ahead of the G20 Energy and Environment Ministers' Meeting in Karuizawa in Japan on 15-16 June, Climate Transparency publishes its new briefing paper "Japan's...

Emissions in G20 countries – Still not declining

The G20 states are responsible for 74.9% of global greenhouse gas emissions. From 1990 to 2013, their absolute energy-related CO2 emissions have increased by 56%....

Event: A just coal transition for South Africa

The Energy Research Centre, TIPS, IDDRI and Climate Strategies organised a symposium on a just coal transition in South Africa on 27 February 2019...

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