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2018   |   Pub­li­ca­tion

COP24 Briefing on key discussion items on the Paris Rulebook

Cur­rent Nation­al­ly Deter­mined Con­tri­bu­tions (NDC) to the Paris Agree­ment, when added up, are a long way off from get­ting even close to meet­ing the agreed tar­get of hold­ing glob­al tem­per­a­tures well below 2°C above pre-indus­tri­al lev­els. The Paris Agree­ment has cre­at­ed a unique plat­form to build polit­i­cal com­mit­ment but it falls short on mobi­liz­ing social […]

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2018   |   Pub­li­ca­tion

De Hamburgo a Buenos Aires: Movilizando los beneficios para impulsar la ambición climática del G20

Enmar­car el desafío climáti­co en torno a los impactos y ben­efi­cios sociales y económi­cos más amplios ofrece una opor­tu­nidad para encon­trar ter­reno común den­tro del grupo del G20. Enfrentar el cam­bio climáti­co des­de el ángu­lo de los impactos en temas claves de la políti­ca social, como son el empleo, la salud, la migración, así como […]

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2018   |   Pub­li­ca­tion

From Hamburg to Buenos Aires: Mobilising Co-Benefits to Drive Climate Ambition in the G20

The fram­ing of the cli­mate chal­lenge around broad­er social and eco­nom­ic impacts and ben­e­fits presents an oppor­tu­ni­ty to find com­mon ground with­in the group of 20. Address­ing cli­mate change from the angle of impacts on key social pol­i­cy themes, such as employ­ment, pover­ty reduc­tion, edu­ca­tion, health, migra­tion as well as the eco­nom­ic and nation­al security […]

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2018   |   Pub­li­ca­tion

Co-Benefits als interessenbezogene Zusatznutzen der Klimapolitik [German]

In der Klimapoli­tik rück­en Zusatzef­fek­te mög lich­er Poli­tikop­tio­nen zunehmend in den Mit­telpunkt des Inter­ess­es. Die sys­tem­a­tis­che Evaluierung dieser Co-Ben­e­­­fits kann eine wichtige strate­gis­che Lücke schließen und neue strate­gis­che Koali­tio­nen der Klimapoli­tik mit Wirtschafts- und Sozial­res­sorts eröff­nen. Von Mar­tin Jänicke und Sebas­t­ian Hel­gen­berg­er Zum Artikel [oekologisches-wirtschaften.de]     […]

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2018   |   Pub­li­ca­tion

The COBENEFITS Approach of Strategic Co-Benefit Assessments

With its co-ben­e­­fit assess­ment stud­ies, the COBENEFITS project explores how ambi­tious domes­tic renew­able ener­gy and cli­mate change mit­i­ga­tion tar­gets will be sup­port­ive of oth­er social and eco­nom­ic per­for­mance tar­gets of gov­ern­ments and min­istries in the part­ner coun­tries. This paper describes the project process, divid­ed in 1. Selec­tion and Pri­or­i­ti­za­tion of Co-Ben­e­­­fits, 2. Ref­er­ence Pol­i­cy Scenarios […]

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2018   |   Ger­many, India, South Africa  |   Pub­li­ca­tion

Factsheet: Leveraging the Social and Economic Co-Benefits of Ambitious and Early Climate Action

This fact­sheet con­tains infor­ma­tion on the social and eco­nom­ic oppor­tu­ni­ties of renew­able ener­gies with exam­ples from India, Ger­many, South Africa, and the world, along with key rec­om­men­da­tions for lever­ag­ing the co-ben­e­­­fits of ambi­tious and ear­ly cli­mate action. The fact­sheet was cre­at­ed for the Peters­berg Cli­mate Dia­logue IX in col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Fed­er­al Min­istry for the Envi­ron­ment, Nature […]

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2018   |   Pub­li­ca­tion

Germany–Latin America: Fostering Strategic Alliances for a Global Energy Transition

As Renew­able Ener­gies bring along impor­tant eco­nom­ic and social ben­e­fits, they also open up options for polit­i­cal dia­logue on the basis of glob­al oppor­tu­ni­ty shar­ing. Latin Amer­i­ca is of strate­gic impor­tance for Germany’s inter­na­tion­al sus­tain­able ener­gy poli­cies. Sus­tain­able ener­gy tech­nolo­gies not only have a large poten­tial mar­ket in Latin Amer­i­ca but also offer oppor­tu­ni­ties to address […]

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2017   |   Pub­li­ca­tion

Building New Alliances – Seizing Opportunities – Raising Climate Ambitions in the new energy world of renewables

In col­lab­o­ra­tion with nation­al knowl­edge part­ners in India, South Africa, Viet­nam and Turkey, the project elab­o­rates coun­try-spe­­­cif­ic co-ben­e­­­fits of cli­mate poli­cies, with empha­sis on the oppor­tu­ni­ties pre­sent­ed by renew­able pow­er gen­er­a­tion. With its polit­i­cal part­ners in gov­ern­ment depart­ments and agen­cies, COBENEFITS con­nects the social and eco­nom­ic oppor­tu­ni­ties of renew­able ener­gies to cli­mate change mit­i­ga­tion strate­gies. The […]

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