Can International Cooperative Initiatives save the day?

December 18, 2014 in News, Publications by Oscar Widerberg

During the UNFCCC’s COP20 that took place in Lima, Peru, the Stakeholder ¬†Forum issued daily briefings in their Outreach magazine on different climate related topics. CONNECT researchers Oscar Widerberg and Philipp Pattberg wrote a piece on the so-called International Cooperative Initiatives’ (ICI) potential to close the gap between national pledges to mitigate GHG emissions and the path we need to be on to limit global warming to 2 degrees Celsius. The ICI debate takes place in a wider discussion on if and how non-state actors and other climate related international and transnational governance arrangements can contribute to the global process under the UN.

Find the Outreach article here

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