‘Just’ net-zero transition and Covid-19 must leave no one behind
Tuesday 15 June 2021 – Vol.12 Ed.24.2
Commentary: Global south will test ‘just’ transition
By Nick Robins in London
The need to shift to a net-zero economy is gaining powerful traction across governments and the financial system ahead of the COP26 summit in November. The world’s emerging markets and developing countries could be the greatest beneficiaries of this shift. Reaching net zero as soon as possible will reduce the growing burden of damage from climate change, which falls hardest on those who have contributed least to the problem.
Read the full commentary on the website.
Meeting: European economic outlook and the Next Generation EU fund
Friday 18 June, 11:00-12:00
Marco Buti, director-general for economic and financial affairs at the European Commission, joins Ellie Groves, managing director of OMFIF’s Economic and Monetary Policy Institute, to discuss the current European economic outlook and the Next Generation EU fund.
Register to attend the meeting here.