Key points from COP28 — Dubai, UAE

Deputy head of Greenbank Nicola Day summarises the key points and actions from COP28, held in December 2023 in Dubai, UAE.

By 25 January 2024

Following the delivery of the UAE Consensus (the final text from COP28) Nicola reflects on some of the key points, outcomes and shortfalls from the conference including: 

―    how climate scientists were given centre stage at this COP
―    "transition away" from fossil fuels vs "phase out" language
―    results of the first-ever Global Stocktake
―    the financial seeding of the Loss and Damage Fund
―    disappointments and areas of limited progress 

Watch Nicola’s round-up of the conference below.