COP24—held in Katowice, Poland from 2-14 December-- must unleash the full potential of the Paris Agreement by finalizing the Paris Agreement Work Programme. This will put into place the practical implementation guidelines needed to implement the historic agreement that aims to limit global warming to well under 2°C this century. The Work Programme must provide a way to track progress and ensure that climate action is transparent.
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I commit myself, and the entire United Nations, to this effort. We will support all leaders who rise to the challenge I have outlined today.
IPCC Climate Report
Limiting global warming to 1.5ºC would require rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) said in a new assessment. With clear benefits to people and natural ecosystems, limiting global warming to 1.5ºC compared to 2ºC could go hand in hand with ensuring a more sustainable and equitable society.IPCC report
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We are significantly under-estimating the benefits of cleaner, climate-smart growth. Bold climate action could deliver at least US$26 trillion in economic benefits through to 2030. There are real benefits to be seen in terms of new jobs, economic savings, market opportunities, and improved well-being for people worldwide.