Minding the gap: Clean, low-carbon development in emerging economies: challenges and opportunities
The industrialised world – responsible for the vast majority of historical greenhouse gas emissions - has failed to adequately respond to the climate crisis. Instead of showing leadership, it has largely insisted on pursuing a business-as-usual, dirty energy pathway that will only aggravate the crisis. US intransigence remains the biggest threat to a global climate deal.
Emerging Economies Briefing