By: Ivy Yeung

Post-COP28: Decarbonising Hong Kong, lessons learnt and next steps

The year concluded with COP28, a critical moment for global climate action, as it marked the first time that the parties assessed their collective progress and ambition under the Paris Agreement. This first ever Global Stock Take confirmed that the world is far off track from limiting global warming to 1.5°C, the threshold to avoid the most catastrophic impacts of climate change. We believe that Hong Kong can and should play an exemplary role in reducing GHG emissions and adapting to climate change.