3.4 Climate mitigation and inequality

08/11/2023 3:00 pm
Level 1 | Room 2

The issue of climate mitigation and inequality, and its implications for national climate mitigation policies.

Chair: Vimal Ranchhod | University of Cape Town | South Africa

• “Income inequality and mitigation burdens: An examination of climate mitigation fair shares for South African households”
James Reeler | World Wildlife Fund – WWF | South Africa

• “Determining fair share emissions reductions”
Andrew Marquard | University of Cape Town | South Africa

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• “Economy-wide and redistribution impacts of power sector mitigation in Ghana”
Monica Lambon-Quayefio | University of Ghana | Ghana

• “Economy-wide and redistribution impacts of mitigation in South Africa”
Faaiqa Hartley | African Centre of Excellence for Inequality Research – ACEIR | University of Cape Town | South Africa

Discussant: Britta Rennkamp | African Climate and Development Initiative – ACDI | University of Cape Town | South Africa