The New IPCC Report: Prepare Now for the Future that Lies Ahead

F4CR Blog

3-2-2022

Delaney Pues

“Technology-led, market-led or state-led transitions aimed at meeting Paris Agreement and SDGs may fail without integrating dimensions of social justice and addressing the social and political exclusion that prevent the disadvantaged from accessing such improvements and increasing their incomes.”

On February 28, the IPCC Working Group II report was released. With a particular focus on “transformation and system transitions in energy; land, ocean, coastal and freshwater ecosystems; urban, rural and infrastructure; and industry and society,” it also assesses “economic and non-economic losses and damages.”