Emissions Gap Report: We Are on Track for Warming of 3.2°C

3 November 2016: The seventh edition of the UN Environment Programme’s (UNEP, or UN Environment) ‘Emissions Gap Report’ finds that the emissions level resulting from full implementation of all unconditional intended nationally determined contributions (INDCs) would lead to a temperature increase of 3.2°C until 2100. It thus urges enhanced pre-2020 action to achieve the agreed objectives of the Paris Agreement to limit an increase in temperature to 1.5°C.

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