Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.

Given the overall ambition – to eradicate poverty in the context of sustainable development – we’ve pledged to end poverty both now and for future generations. Is climate change the elephant in the room? We have agreed to improve education, awareness raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning.

The Climate Change Act commits the UK government by law to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by at least 80% of 1990 levels by 2050.

Goal 13: Climate action

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