Experts from UNOPS, UNEP and the University of Oxford have found that infrastructure is responsible for 79 per cent of all greenhouse gas emissions, and 88 per cent of all adaptation costs.
● A new report titled Infrastructure for climate action has been published by UNOPS, UNEP and the University of Oxford;
● It highlights how infrastructure is responsible for 79 per cent of all greenhouse gas emissions and 88 per cent of all adaptation costs;
● Authors call for radical changes in infrastructure planning, delivery and management to achieve key climate and development targets;
● Report aims to guide decision-makers so that infrastructure can accelerate progress towards the Paris Agreement and Sustainable Development Goals;
A new report, published ahead of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) has called for a radical change in how governments plan, deliver and manage infrastructure - emphasising the often...