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Special Report on Global warming of 1.5°C (SR15) - Chapter 5:Sustainable Development, Poverty Eradication and Reducing Inequalities

Roy, Joyashree and Tschakert , Petra and Waisman, Henri and Abdul Halim, Sharina and Antwi-Agyei, Philip and Dasgupta, Purnamita and Hayward, Bronwyn and Kanninen, Markku and Liverman, Diana and Okereke, Chukwumerije and Fernanda Pinho , Patricia and Riahi, Keywan and Avelino, G. Suarez Rodriguez and Aragón-Durand, Fernando and Mustapha , Babiker and Bangalore , MOOC and Bertoldi, Paolo and Bishwa, Bhaskar Choudhary and Edward, Byres and Anton, Cartwright and Djalante , Riyanti and Kristie, L. Ebi and Ellis, Neville and Engelbrecht, Francois and Figueroa, Maria and Gupta, Mukesh and Medhin Haileselassie , Amaha and Salili, Diana Hinge and Huppmann, Daniel and Huq, Saleemul and Jacob, Daniela and James, Rachel and Ley, Debora and Marcotullio, Peter and Massera, Omar and Mechler, Reinhard and Mehrotra, Shagun and Newman, Peter and Paiva Henrique , Karen and Parkinson, Simon and Revi, Aromar and Rickels, Wilfried and Schipper , Lisa and Schmidt, Jörn and Schultz, Seth and Smith, Pete and Solecki , William and Some, Shreya and Teariki-Ruatu , Nenenteiti and Thomas, Adelle and Urquhart , Penny and Wewerinke-Singh, Margaretha (2018) Special Report on Global warming of 1.5°C (SR15) - Chapter 5:Sustainable Development, Poverty Eradication and Reducing Inequalities. [Professional and Technical Reports]

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    Abstract

    The Special Report on 1.5°C assesses three main themes: • What would be required to limit warming to 1.5°C (mitigation pathways) • The impacts of 1.5°C of warming, compared to 2ºC and higher • Strengthening the global response to climate change; mitigation and adaptation options The connections between climate change and sustainable development and efforts to eradicate poverty are discussed throughout the report. This chapter takes sustainable development as the starting point and focus for analysis. It considers the broad and multifaceted bi-directional interplay between sustainable development, including its focus on eradicating poverty and reducing inequality in their multidimensional aspects, and climate actions in a 1.5°C warmer world. These fundamental connections are embedded in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The chapter also examines synergies and trade-offs of adaptation and mitigation options with sustainable development and the SDGs and offers insights into possible pathways, especially climate-resilient development pathways towards a 1.5°C warmer world.

    Item Type: Professional and Technical Reports
    Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
    G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GF Human ecology. Anthropogeography
    Divisions: Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development (PACE-SD)
    Depositing User: Diana Salili
    Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2019 15:26
    Last Modified: 18 Apr 2019 15:26
    URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/11476
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