South Africa

Find out more about South Africa and check the Country Profile, which includes sections on: Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Development, Decarbonisation, Climate Policy and Financing the Transition. In order to go directly to one of these sections, please click on the buttons on the right hand side. If you are interested in reading the entire Country Profile, please click on the picture on the left hand side.

2020

A LOW-CARBON TRANSPORT FUTURE FOR SOUTH AFRICA: TECHNICAL, ECONOMIC AND POLICY CONSIDERATIONS
March 2020, Policy Paper

2019

BROWN TO GREEN REPORT 2019

COUNTRY PROFILE SOUTH AFRICA 2019

AMBITION CALL FOR SOUTH AFRICA

SOCIO-ECONOMIC CONSIDERATIONS FOR A PARIS AGREEMENT-COMPATIBLE COAL TRANSITION IN SOUTH AFRICA
February 2019, Policy Paper

2018

BROWN TO GREEN REPORT 2018

COUNTRY PROFILE SOUTH AFRICA 2018

2017

BROWN TO GREEN REPORT 2017

COUNTRY PROFILE SOUTH AFRICA 2017

2016

BROWN TO GREEN REPORT 2016

COUNTRY PROFILE SOUTH AFRICA 2016

Event: Transforming transport in South Africa

The Energy Systems Research Group of the University of Cape Town, the South African Partner of Climate Transparency, organised a symposium on the future...

Event: Launch of the Brown to Green Report 2019 in South...

The Energy Systems Research Group (ESRG) at the University of Cape Town, previously part of the Energy Research Centre, and the Embassy of France...

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...

Event: Launch of the Brown to Green Report 2018 in South...

The launch of the Brown to Green Report 2018 in South Africa was hosted by the Energy Research Centre (ERC). The launch took place...

Press release on the occasion of the launch of Brown to Green Report 2019:

Language: English

Selected newspaper articles in South Africa in 2019:

Press release on the occasion of the launch of Brown to Green Report 2018:

Language: English

Selected newspaper articles in South Africa in 2018:

Brown to green: the G20 transition towards a low-carbon economy, Polity.org.za, 15 November 2018

SA energy the dirtiest in the G20, report says, Bizcommunity.com, 16 November 2018

SA fiddles while the world burns, Mail & Guardian, 21 November 2018

Press release on the occasion of the launch of Brown to Green Report 2017:

Language: English

Selected newspaper articles in South Africa in 2017: