COP28 is set to begin 30 November in the United Arab Emirates. As part of proceedings, it will present the results of the 1st Global Stocktake. An early look indicates that we are not on track to achieve the goals set in the
Paris Agreement. In the attached McKinsey early summary, the findings come in under Mitigation, Adaptation, Finance, Knowledge Sharing and Next Steps. There's an emphasis on urgency of action (not a surprise). "It’s clear that the time is now for international cooperation,
equitable climate action, and sustainable transformation across all
sectors". Worth a read...https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/mckinsey-explainers/what-is-the-global-stocktake?