The Emissions Gap Report 2017: A UN Environment Synthesis Report

The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report 2017 presents an assessment of current national mitigation efforts and the ambitions countries have presented in their Nationally Determined Contributions, which form the foundation of the Paris Agreement. The report has been prepared by an international team of leading scientists. Climate Analytics’ Dr. Michiel Schaeffer, Jasmin Cantzler and Paola Yanguas Parra contributed to Chapter 2 on pre-2020 action, Chapter 3 on the emissions gap in 2030 and its implications and Chapter 5 on coal phase-out

Date Published
2017, November

Institution
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)