Climate Responsibilities of the “Great Powers”: Are they doing enough?, Online event
Organisers: German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
Ass. Prof. Dr. Robert Falkner (Speaker), Prof. Dr. Kathryn Hochstetler (Speaker), Ass. Prof. Dr. Katja Biedenkopf (Speaker), Dr. Miriam Prys-Hansen (Consultant), Dr. Franziska Brantner (Consultant), Prof. Dr. Bert Hoffmann (Moderator)
The world is still not on track to meet the 1.5°C maximum warming target. The United States, China, the European Union, India, and Brazil – these “great powers” play a crucial role in fighting climate change. This GIGA Talk will address what has been achieved (or not) and how the “great powers” justify their respective actions or inaction.