We cannot relent on the urgent need to limit global temperature below 1.5 degrees. Avoided impacts of climate change on sustainable development will be greater if the global temperature is not limited to 1.5 degrees.
The world must transition to economic and development pathways that safeguard the planet from harm and destruction, low-carbon, climate-resilient pathways.
Just transition, which is a call for justice with supportive iterative change process and actions, is a means to sustainable and transformational development. Just transition is a means to ensure that sustaining the planet is within the borders of rights-based approach to preserve the dignity of those affected by the transition, achieve equity for all and nature’s integrity.
This transition presents vast opportunities particularly to innovate, drive sustainable solutions, conserve natural resources efficiently and promote green sustainable jobs. There is immense space to tackle youth challenges by delivering a fair and equitable transition. We are involved in:
Transitioning to low carbon climate resilient pathways demands a revolution in how we organize economic growth. Shunning extractive pathways and appreciation a sustainable Green growth pathway is imperative. We believe that promoting and advancing green growth deliver an alternative economic and development model green economy. We are involved in: