About the Project

How can we limit climate change to 1.5 ° Celcius and what would that mean with regards to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – in Austria as well as globally?

Online Consultation

The project is currently running an online consultation to assess the the relationship between climate change mitigation policies and selected SDG targets. We would ask you to fill in the corresponding survey we have devised and thus support us to choose appropriate SDG indicators to be analysed in the project using macroeconomic model e3.at.


First Results

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the climate science body of the United Nations, published a report in autumn 2018, just before the climate change conference in Katowice. It indicates that in order to limit global warming to 1.5° C above pre-industrial levels, humanity may only emit up to an additional 6-700 Gigatonnes (Gt) […]

SDG Index 2017 published

The Bertelsmann Stiftung and the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) have published the SDG Index 2017 assessing where each country stands with regard to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Austria is ranked in 7th place of 157 analysed countries. Find out more at http://www.sdgindex.org/

What are the goals of COP23?

The climate conference COP23 is held in Bonn, Germany from 6 – 7 November under the Presidency of the Republic of Fiji. The aim of COP23 is to strengthen the implementation of the Paris Climate Accord.

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