Giving ourselves a chance to limit global warming to +2°C implies that global greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced by a yearly 5% starting from 2018. Delaying action any further, means making this already significant challenge virtually impossible to meet.
If we wait for 2025, for example, the pace of emissions reductions would have...
The Shift Project is launching the OBSERVATORY 173 ON CLIMATE & LIFE INSURANCE, which will assess annually from the second quarter of 2017 how well climate risks are taken into account and managed by the life insurance sector in France.
Matthieu Auzanneau was appointed Director of the think tank The Shift Project on October 1st 2016. He replaces Cédric Ringenbach, who will now be dedicating his expertise on climate and energy transition issues to teaching.