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State of Global Environmental Governance Report 2021 – published Feb 2022.

Authors: The International Institute for Sustainable Development & Earth Negotiations Bulletin
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Negotiating global agreements on climate action, biodiversity restoration, plastic pollution control, and other environmental crises is not easy at the best of times—and 2021 was far from that.

By Jennifer Allan (Dr.)Elsa Tsioumani (Dr.)Natalie Jones (Dr.)Bernard Soubry (Dr.)

This report by the Earth Negotiations Bulletin team explores the highlights and lowlights in a tumultuous year—including the problematic popularity of pledging, the strategies that helped online meetings make progress, and the growing recognition of inequality as an environmental issue. With 2022 featuring possible milestones for plastics, biodiversity, the ocean, and chemicals, it’s more important than ever to build on lessons learned.

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About: The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is an award-winning independent think tank like PBEC, working to accelerate solutions for a stable climate, sustainable resource management, and fair economies. Its work inspires better decisions and sparks meaningful action to help people and the planet thrive.

About: Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) is a trusted source of information about global environmental negotiations. ENB is recognized for its objectivity and expertise in international environment and sustainable development policy.

The data analysis provided by ENB make it an essential source of information for government officials, decision makers, UN staff, non- governmental organizations like PBEC, intergovernmental organizations, business, and academia.


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