5 charts that explain the Paris climate agreement

5 charts that explain the Paris climate agreement

As the Paris Agreement comes into force, here’s what you need to know about this landmark climate pact.

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“There are different expectations for developing and developed countries. The agreement makes clear that developed countries must take the lead in the reduction of greenhouse gases. They must also provide financial resources to help developing countries succeed in their aims….

Countries now need to put their promises into action. The follow-up meeting to COP21 takes place in Marrakech this month to consider the way ahead beyond Paris.”

 

The Paris climate agreement will have implications for business if key social and environmental targets are to be met. Contact us if you’re wondering how to get your company on board.

About the Author:

Flora Moon

Flora Moon is Sustainability Practice Director at Expressworks. For over 15 years she has adeptly guided petrochemical clients like DuPont, Williams, Halliburton and Chevron to navigate systemic and cultural change. In April, 2016 she moderated the SPE panel on Sustainability and Performance in Stavanger, Norway. She serves on the Executive committee of the Society of Petroleum Engineers Sustainability Technical Section and co-leads the SPE Sustainability Technical Section Performance Sub-Committee.

Flora has also created sustainability capability and capacity in communities serving on the Houston (Texas) Resilience Committee and as project manager / special advisor to a number of public and private projects. She is the co-designer of a private sustainability investment strategy for Merrill Lynch.

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