Synthesis Report on the Aggregate Affect of the Intended Nationally Determined Contribution

UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (document page) (press release)

[From a Climate Wire article by Lisa Friedman, sub. req’d] …If all nations fully implement their [greenhouse gas emission cut] targets, about 4 gigatons of greenhouse gas emissions will be eliminated from the atmosphere by 2030, according to [a new UN] report…And while the pledges are not enough to keep global temperatures from rising above the scientifically agreed-upon threshold of 2 degrees Celsius over preindustrial levels, leaders said the efforts significantly improve the chances of getting there…


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