News & Analysis


2 December 2020

Countries and companies commit to urgent action to transform heavy industry

Written by Andrea Lindblom, Annika Flensburg

At the first Leadership Summit for Industry Transition, governments and CEOs of major international companies committed to making the business case for industry transition, and implement mechanisms to rapidly diffuse climate technologies and know-how.

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29 August 2020

A breakdown in globalization or a world committed to sustainability? Five scenarios for exploring the post-COVID-19 world

Written by Eric Kemp-Benedict, Sara Talebian

Uncertainties around the duration and long-term impact of the COVID-19 pandemic remain extremely high. This brief presents five post-pandemic scenarios that look as far ahead as 2050...

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6 July 2020

Ministers from 9 countries call for ambitious action to accelerate the low-carbon transition of industry

Written by Robert Watt

In a joint ministerial statement released on 7 July, Denmark, Finland, Germany, India, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Sweden and the United Kingdom call for continued momentum and ambitious action to ensure an industry transition that tackles the climate crisis, creates decent jobs and delivers prosperity for all.

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28 April 2020

Shaping a sustainable and low-carbon recovery that spurs industry transition

Written by Andrea Lindblom, Eric Kemp-Benedict, Oliver Johnson, Sara Talebian, Zoha Shawoo

This LeadIT brief offers five policy levers for a sustainable, just and resilient recovery that continues to catalyze the industry transition.

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