All pages with keywords: G20

Nicholas Stern speaks at pre-G20 event in Hamburg

Nicholas Stern speaks at pre-G20 event in Hamburg

an announcement featuring Nicholas Stern 6 July, 2017

Professor Lord Nicholas Stern, Chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment spoke at the F20 event in Hamburg on 4th July 2017. The focus of … read more »


Trump to be odd man out amid climate talks at G20 summit

Trump to be odd man out amid climate talks at G20 summit

in the news Bob Ward 3 July, 2017

The Hill, 2 July 2017


Assessing the consistency of national mitigation actions in the G20 with the Paris Agreement

a policy publication by Alina Averchenkova, Sini Matikainen 17 November, 2016

This study uses the ‘Paris consistency monitor’ to assess whether the past and present action by G20 countries on climate mitigation is consistent with meeting the key requirements of the Paris Agreement. read more »


G20 and other countries should increase the credibility of their pledges on greenhouse gas emissions

Press release 1 February, 2016

Countries, including members of the G20, should strengthen the credibility of their pledges on emissions in order to build confidence in the Paris Agreement according to analysis by the Institute. read more »


Beyond the targets: assessing the political credibility of pledges for the Paris Agreement

a policy publication by Alina Averchenkova, Samuela Bassi 1 February, 2016

This report provides the results of an analysis of “intended nationally determined contributions”, or INDCs, that were submitted by countries ahead of the Paris Agreement on climate change. read more »


Beyond the targets: assessing the political credibility of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs)

Beyond the targets: assessing the political credibility of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs)

a policy publication by Alina Averchenkova, Samuela Bassi 8 December, 2015

This paper analyses the credibility of national climate pledges (INDCs). It starts by fleshing out the key determinants of credibility in relation to action on climate change. It then outlines a framework to assess the credibility of a country’s INDC pledges based on these determinants. This framework is used to provide an initial assessment of the credibility of INDCs provided by G20 countries. read more »