COP28: A visual guide

What you need to know about this year's UN climate summit in Dubai.

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By John Lang


This year's COP28 summit represents the climax of the Paris Agreement's first Global Stocktake on climate action. A course correction is necessary and desirable, but is it achievable?

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John would like to thank his colleagues Gareth Redmond-King, Steve Smith and Katy Sleta for their feedback on early drafts.


- Climate Action Tracker

- Climate Champions, The Pivot Report

- COP28 UAE Thematic Program

- IPCC, AR6, WGIII, Mitigation of Climate Change

- IPCC, Special Report on 1.5°C


- UNFCCC, The Paris Agreement