The Cluster on Sustainability Transition
THE CLIMATE EMERGENCY
The urgency of limiting global warming to +1.5C, beyond which the risk of drought, floods, extreme heat and poverty for hundreds of millions of people, will significantly increase
UNEP Emissions Gap Report 2019 indicates that global emissions need to be cut by 7.6% per year. Calculated, this means a global reduction target of at least 68% by 2030.
Europe Leading the Way: The European Green Deal
- EGD is our new growth strategy.
- EGD roadmap for making the EU's economy sustainable.
- Turning climate and environmental challenges into opportunities across all policy areas and making the transition just and inclusive for all.
- It outlines the investments needed and financing tools available.