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76th Session of the UN's General Assembly

September 20 - 27

The world's leaders are coming together to discuss solutions to some of the world's greatest crises. Our work offers evidence to how we can tackle the injustice and inequalities facing people and planet.

A fair share of climate finance

Wealthy countries missed the target of committing $100 billion a year to address the needs of lower-income countries. They look set to fall short again in 2021. New research each country’s fair share of the climate finance goal.

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Long-term climate finance workshop

ODI on Climate change

Improving living standards within stringent carbon budgets: the critical importance of climate equity

The impacts of climate change are increasingly visible around the world through hotter temperatures, thinning ice, alternating droughts and heavy rains, and more frequent severe storms. While many governments and companies have pledged net-zero emissions by 2050, decarbonisation progress is insufficient to meet the Paris Agreement targets.

Written by Vidya Diwakar, Marion Davis et al

Event: Macro-economic policy for a rainbow recovery

As policy makers convene for the UNGA, it is essential that decisions are informed by the experiences of those in the most vulnerable economies.

We convened researchers and government officials from the Global South to discuss how to drive forward a ‘rainbow recovery’ which is transformative, green and inclusive.

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A New Compact for Resilient Economies and Societies

Sara Pantuliano speaks at WEF's Sustainable Development Impact Summit on how the current multilateral structures are not delivering. "Coalitions must use the transformative power of technology to help the world’s most vulnerable."

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Delivering the global reset

Our challenge to decision-makers and thought leaders to think differently and achieve radical yet realistic measures for systemic change.

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ODI on Human rights

ODI on Humanitarian

Social protection response to Covid-19 and beyond

This research project examines social protection measures adopted since the onset of the pandemic, with the aims of promoting policy learning and helping ensure countries are better equipped with inclusive, adaptive and sustainable social protection systems moving forward.

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