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Launch of UNEP Emissions Gap report 2023

Launch of UNEP Emissions Gap report 2023
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The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will launch the 2023 edition of the Emissions Gap Report in a virtual press conference. With the UN Secretary-General António Guterres.
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In addition to providing an update on where global greenhouse gas emissions are heading and where they should be, the report focuses on energy transitions in low- and middle-income countries and looks at the role of carbon dioxide removal (CDR) in bridging the emissions gap. This year is a crucial year as it is the Global Stocktake, the EGR launches a week ahead of COP28 and will serve as a key input to the Global Stocktake.

In person participants: 

  • Secretary-General António Guterres   
  • Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson (moderator) 

Remote participants: 

  • Inger Andersen, UNEP Executive Director 
  • Anne Olhoff, UNEP report lead author