Welcome to the 2050 Pathways Platform

The 2050 Pathways Platform is a multi-stakeholder initiative launched at COP 22 by High-Level Climate Champions Laurence Tubiana and Hakima El Haite to support countries seeking to develop long-term, net zero-GHG, climate-resilient and sustainable-development pathways. Designed as a space for collective problem-solving, the Platform will also build a broader constellation of cities, states, and companies engaged in long-term low-emissions planning of their own and in support of national strategies.

28 countries, 15 cities, 15 regions and states, and 196 companies have joined the platform

“The platform will support countries seeking to develop long-term, deep decarbonization strategies, including through the sharing of resources, knowledge and experiences”

LAST NEWS & EVENTS

Iceland is joining the 2050 Pathways Platform as a member, Convener Laurence Tubiana announced this week. The 2050 Pathways Platform will collaborate with the government of Iceland to support the development of the country’s long-term strategy. The island nation is the 28th member of the 2050 Pathways Platform.   Iceland......

Today, the UK’s chief advisory body on climate change, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), published its highly anticipated report on net zero to the government. The CCC recommends that the UK legislate to reduce emissions to net zero by 2050.   Other top lines recommendations from the report include:  ......

This week, the Deep Decarbonization Pathways (DDP) network published a new paper, “A pathway design framework for national low greenhouse gas emission development strategies” in Nature Climate Change. The paper finds that while it is possible to achieve “deep decarbonization” in every country analyzed, governments......

On Sunday, February 24, Costa Rica launched a plan to make Costa Rica one of the world’s first decarbonized countries at an event in San José with President Carlos Alvarado Quesada and former UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres.  The plan covers ten sectoral focus areas with policy......

Long-term strategies featured prominently at COP24 in Katowice, both at the national and non-state levels. Here are four key takeaways that emerged from the climate talks. 1. An increasing number of countries are elaborating long-term, net zero strategies.   Just two days before talks kicked......

At COP24 in Katowice, Poland from 2-14 December there will be several events focused on long-term strategies: Long-Term Strategy as an Opportunity for Raising Ambition on Indonesia’s NDC When: 4 Dec, 13:00-14:30 Where: Indonesia Pavilion Who: WRI Indonesia, WRI Climate, 2050 Pathways Platform Representatives from......