The Power of Climate Policy

Policy is the key to contrasting the worst effects of climate change. Analysing the impact of climate laws implemented by the G7 nations on their overall emissions gives a clear indication of how important policy measures are in the fight against climate change.

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G7 climate laws

Climate change laws around the world. Source: Climate Change Laws of the World.
Focus of new laws passed each year, to end of 2017. Source: Climate Change Laws of the World database, Grantham Research
Institute on Climate Change and the
Environment and Sabin Center for Climate
Change Law (2018).

Developing countries

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