New Oxfam-commissioned research, carried out by Climate Analytics, uses modelling to assess the impact of aggregate Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) ambition. The technical specifications and calibration of the models used are explained in this paper.
There is likely to be a climate deal in Paris. The emission pledges that more than 150 governments have put on the table this year show that global climate ambition is increasing. In this briefing Oxfam looks at potential game-changers on finance and mitigation ambition that could avert these costs for the world’s poorest people.
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Climate change hits African women farmers like Ipaishe from Zimbabwe the hardest.
The sector must recognize coal is a dinosaur technology that needs to be pushed into extinction if we are to survive.
The EU position on climate finance for the Paris climate summit was adopted today by the EU Finance Ministers.
Over the weekend of the 28th and 29th November, hundreds of thousands of people will be marching in cities all over the world. Join them and put your #eyesonparis
Oxfam welcomes today’s orientation debate on the EU Emissions Trading System as some Member States spoke out in favor of the ETS being a more predictable source of funds for climate action in poor countries.
The 150 countries that have now publicly committed to carbon reduction pledges show that December’s UN climate summit in Paris could, at last, be built on international cooperation rather than competition.
Yesterday's vote on the European Parliament’s position vis-à-vis the COP21 was welcomed by Oxfam for highlighting the importance of climate finance for developing countries.