In December 2015, to much fanfare, 195 countries adopted the Paris Agreement. What was actually achieved and what will determine ultimate success?
This section considers the multitude of interconnected actions needed to stem the rise in global temperature, identifying priorities for technological development and behavioural change.
How can it be ensured that commitments are fulfilled? How can the burden of transformation be shared equitably?
The transition to a zero carbon economy will require massive and sustained investment. Where will it come from? How can climate action be made a priority for the whole financial system?
The world is already contending with the destructive force of climate change. This section examines aspects that are causing the greatest suffering and looks at ways to anticipate and respond.