15 November, 2017

Improvement in warming outlook as India and China move ahead, but Paris Agreement gap still looms large


Jasmin Cantzler, Uğur Ural, Paola Yanguas Parra, Michiel SchaefferBill Hare, Andrzej Ancygier

This briefing is the annual Climate Action Tracker estimate of global progress towards the Paris Agreement goals, with some positive and negative findings.

While there is a significant improvement on climate action globally, despite US rollbacks, President Trump’s announced intention to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, has led to a significant deterioration in the effect of Paris Agreement commitments (NDCs)—by about 0.3°C.