We’re used to dire climate warnings from environmentalists – less so from the heart of capitalism. Does this message herald meaningful change?
Climate will remain perhaps the most vital sustainability issue of 2020, but the crucial question is, will attention finally convert into meaningful and proportionate action?
The 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change required all signatories (almost every country on earth) to avoid dangerous climate change, it also articulated the need to find equitable ways to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions.
The world seems to be finally getting its head around the idea that climate change is turning into climate emergency but is there still too great a gap between words and action?