Industry accounts for roughly 30 percent of global CO2 emissions. Industrial actors will have to reduce emissions sharply in order for the world to reach the target of the Paris agreement – to limit global warming to “well below” 2 degrees Celsius.
The Leadership Group for Industry Transition is grounded in the conviction that partnership between the public and private sectors is key to achieving the industrial transition and reach net-zero carbon emissions by mid-century.
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This interactive database gathers 30 industry transition roadmaps that have been developed by the thirteen countries that are LeadIT members.
The Transition Tracker allows exploring these roadmaps in an engaging and interactive manner, and analyzing their content across different sectors and different countries. It enables users to pull out key trends, as well as similarities and differences across countries or sectors.
8 Jul 2022
Insights from the steel sector decarbonization road-map workshop in India
This brief offers key sectoral insights and policy recommendations for steel decarbonization in India emerging from a LeadIT road-map workshop.
Roadmaps for Industry Transition
3 Jun 2022
Towards a sustainable global construction and buildings value chain
In this brief, we identify the challenges an opportunities for sustainability interventions in the construction sector value chains and present policy recommendations to address them.
2 Jun 2022
The role of international finance institutions in the low-carbon steel transition
International Finance Institutions are currently primarily investing in "business-as-usual" steel projects in Europe, but they could play an important role in the decarbonisation of the steel sector.
1 Jun 2022
High-level meeting on industry transition underlines growing global efforts to scale up zero-carbon tech and achieve a just transition
New members and sector commitments announced at the Industry Transition Dialogue signaled growing momentum for industry decarbonization. The high-level meeting was co-organized by the Leadership Group for Industry Transition, LeadIT, and the World Economic Forum in connection to Stockholm+50.
18 May 2022
Steel and cement can drive the decade of action on climate change. This is how
COP26 commitments must now be turned into concrete actions – a complex but urgent task.
11 Apr 2022
LeadIT Dialogue: Preventing the Risks of Carbon Leakage
This brief summarises LeadIT's cross-sectoral policy dialogue on carbon leakage prevention measures and their impact on industry transition globally.
20 Dec 2021
The new Roadmap Planner helps decision-makers move from ambition to implementation
The Industry Transition Roadmap Planner is an interactive tool that guides decision-makers through different phases of creating decarbonization roadmaps. LeadIT's Somya Joshi and Felipe Sanchez explain.
Roadmaps for Industry Transition
10 Nov 2021
LeadIT Summit and Summit Statement: ‘The time for implementation is here’
Ministers and CEOs agreed to sharply reduce emissions from heavy industry sectors at the LeadIT Summit at COP26 on 9 November. Read the Summit Statement.
4 Nov 2021
Compliance and Programme Evaluation for Green Public Procurement
In this brief, we give recommendations for the compliance and evaluation of Green Public Procurement programmes. This is the third and final brief in a series of white papers jointly produced by LeadIT, IDDI, UNIDO and the CEM.
Our events bring together key players in the field of industry transition to produce insights into what different actors see as key challenges to the transition, and ideas about how to overcome them.
01 Jun 2022 10:00 AM : 4:00 PM
Industry Transition Dialogue
The Industry Transition Dialogue will gather ministers, CEOs, and representatives from leading industry transition initiatives to follow up on commitments from COP26 and discuss the scale of action required for key technologies to become commercially available in heavy industry by 2030.Read more
11 Apr 2022 - 12 Apr 2022 9:30 AM : 4:30 PM
Workshop on roadmapping for steel and cement industry decarbonization in India
LeadIT is hosting an invite-only two-day workshop on roadmapping and the decarbonization of steel and cement sectors in India.Read more
01 Jun 2021 - 01 Jun 2021 1:05 PM : 2:10 PM
Clean Energy Ministerial: Industrial Deep Decarbonization Initiative
LeadIT will participate in an event organized by UNIDO as a part of the 12th annual Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM12) and the launch of the CEM Industrial Deep Decarbonization Initiative.Read more
28 May 2021 - 28 May 2021
2021 P4G Summit Seoul – Green Technology: Path finder for Carbon-Neutral Society
The session "Green Technology, Path Finder for Carbon-Neutral Society”, hosted by the South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT, will highlight the importance of green technology as a key enabler for a carbon-neutral society.Read more