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Lord Stern wins award for ‘Best Use of Evidence by a Politician’

an announcement featuring Nicholas Stern  30 November, 2016

Professor Lord Stern of Brentford, Chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy at the London … read more »


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The roles of financial institutions and finance ministries in delivering the Paris Agreement on climate change

a commentary by Nicholas Stern  29 November, 2016

This commentary is based on presentations made at the 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, which took place in Marrakech Morocco between 7 and 18 November 2016. read more »


Outcome of COP22 caps a year of progress

Outcome of COP22 caps a year of progress

a commentary by Bob Ward  19 November, 2016

Despite concerns about future US policy, following the election of Donald Trump, the COP22 summit in Marrakech made solid progress towards implementation of the Paris Agreement says Bob Ward, Director of Policy and Communications at the Institute. read more »


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Nicholas Stern comments on outcome of COP22

Press release  18 November, 2016

Commenting on the outcome of the 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22) in Marrakech, Morocco, Professor Lord Stern … read more »


New study finds six G20 countries are failing to take action in line with their Paris Agreement pledges

Press release  17 November, 2016

Argentina, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the United States have not been undertaking sufficient domestic efforts to match their pledged nationally determined contributions to the Paris Agreement on climate change, according to new analysis by the Institute. read more »


Comment on ‘Global Carbon Budget 2016’

Press release  14 November, 2016

Commenting on the publication today by the journal ‘Earth System Science Data’ of a paper on ‘Global Carbon Budget 2016’ by Corinne LeQuéré and co-authors, Bob Ward, policy and communications … read more »


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What energy and climate change policies can we expect from President Trump?

a commentary by Bob Ward  11 November, 2016

Bob Ward, Director of Policy and Communications, looks at the prospects for climate policy in the US under President-elect Trump. read more »


This is humankind’s ‘great urbanisation’. We must do it right, or the planet will pay

This is humankind’s ‘great urbanisation’. We must do it right, or the planet will pay

in the news Dimitri Zenghelis, Nicholas Stern  8 November, 2016

Cities that are poorly planned risk leaving humanity with a hostile and potentially deadly climate say Dimitri Zenghelis, Co-Head of Climate Policy and Professor Lord Nicholas Stern in this Guardian commentary. read more »


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Trumping progress or Clinton’s clean opportunity – The future of US climate policy after the elections

a commentary by Isabella Neuweg  7 November, 2016

In many respects the United States presidential election of 2016 could be decisive for the US, and the world, not least for the direction of climate policy. While many of … read more »


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Speech – ‘The Stern Review +10: new opportunities for growth and development’

an announcement featuring Nicholas Stern  28 October, 2016

Video and text of a speech by Professor Lord Nicholas Stern at an event marking the tenth anniversary of the Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change. The speech focuses on the need to deliver on the global agenda for climate and sustainability over the next 10 years. read more »


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