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26 February 2024

The Need for Partnerships – A LeadIT Stakeholder Briefing

Ambassadors and representatives from 12 countries encompassing both the global south and the global north joined government and industry for a briefing in Stockholm on accelerating the industry transition. The event was hosted by the Indian Ambassador and the LeadIT Secretarial alongside the Swedish State Secretary for Climate and Environment.

Climate Politics Developing Countries Finance Partnerships Roadmaps for Industry Transition
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Group photo taken the end of th LeadIT breakfast briefing in Stockholm

12 February 2024

Global vehicle manufacturer Tata Motors joins LeadIT

The Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT) welcomes its latest new member, the global automotive manufacturer Tata Motors. Tata Motors is India's leading vehicle maker and one of the biggest in the world encompassing commercial and passenger vehicles alongside electric vehicles and the luxury brand Jaguar Land Rover.

Partnerships Steel Value Chain
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A fleet of green coloured electric buses in Guwahati, India

12 December 2023

LeadIT 2.0 launched at COP28: driving inclusive industry transition forward

At COP28, the Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT) initiated its second phase, LeadIT 2.0, marking a joint commitment by member countries and companies to shape policy frameworks and international cooperation for an inclusive industry transition. 

Cement Partnerships Steel
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5 December 2023

Launch of India-Sweden Partnership at COP28 paves the way for LeadIT 2.0

During a LeadIT high-level event on December 1st at COP28, India and Sweden unveiled a groundbreaking new partnership aimed at spearheading a more ambitious and accelerated global industry transition under the umbrella of LeadIT 2.0.

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Indian Prime Minister Modi (right) and Swedish Prime Minister Kristersson (left)

13 November 2023

SaltX Joins LeadIT

LeadIT is pleased to announce that SaltX has joined the Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT). CEO, Carl-Johan Linér, explains what the LeadIT membership means and what challenges and opportunities they see for the lime and cement industry.

Cement Partnerships
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The announcement of SaltX joining LeadIT was made at the inauguration of SaltX test- and research facility

25 October 2023

LeadIT Green Steel Tracker shows top 50 producers lag on emission targets

New plans for coal-based steelmaking capacity are outpacing greener primary steel production methods with only a third of the world’s top 50 producers having announced targets to reach net zero by mid-century, finds a new report from Global Energy Monitor and the LeadIT Secretariat.

Building materials Developing Countries Partnerships Policy Roadmaps for Industry Transition Steel
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