Periodic Review, Background and Analysis

Date Published 2011, November 01

Authors Bill Hare, Michiel Schaeffer, Kirsten Macey, Sandra Freitas, Henrike Doebert

The Review to be held from 2013–2015 is a key mechanism to assess the adequacy of the long-term global goal, with a view to strengthening the goal to reflect the LDC preference for keeping the long-term increase in temperature to below 1,5°C above pre-industrial levels.