OneWorld is one of the V-LED implementing partners in South Africa. OneWorld is an African-based sustainable development consulting organisation, focusing on adaptive development within the context of changing climatic conditions and resource constraints. The organisation works at the science-policy-development interface with a focus on building resilience in the face of climate change.
The IPCC special report on global warming of 1.5°C reaffirms the urgency of the Paris Agreement. To avoid dangerous consequences, global greenhouse gas emissions must reach net-zero by 2050. While the international UNFCCC climate regime has managed to orchestrate national climate commitments, current national mitigation targets fall well short of achieving the low-carbon transformation.
Our expert roundtable brings together IKI projects working on vertical integration and local climate action across diverse geographies such as South Africa, Mexico and Indonesia.