7 months ago

Here’s how global climate negotiations work, and what to expect from COP26

Over the course of the next two weeks, world leaders and national negotiators are meeting in Scotland to discuss what to do about climate change. If countries can cut global emissions to “net zero” by 2050, that could bring warming back to under 1.5 C in the second half of the 21st century. How to get closer to that course is what leaders and negotiators are discussing.

Read more about what’s happening behind closed doors and why people are concerned that COP26 might not meet its goals.