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Knowledge hub

Our Knowledge Hub is where we’ve gathered some of the most interesting articles and reports on the Climate Crisis.

We’ve split them into three categories:

Climate – articles and reports covering the underlying science behind climate change and how we might approach the problem, including the behavioral issues involved.

Innovation – articles and reports on some of the innovations that could impact the Climate Crisis.

Finance – articles and reports on the role of finance in addressing the Climate Crisis and some of the implications for investors.

Understanding the Climate Crisis

Knowledge hub

Climate Innovation Finance
Nature and Net Zero (2021)

McKinsey and the World Economic Forum explore the role of natural climate solutions in helping address climate change.

The Peoples' Climate Vote (2021)

With 1.2 million respondents, the Peoples' Climate Vote is the largest survey of public opinion on climate change ever conducted.

Discourses of Climate Delay (2020)

This article from Cambridge's Global Sustainability journal outlines the common features of climate delay discourses and provides a guide to identifying them.

Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction (2020)

Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction: Towards a zero-emissions, efficient and resilient buildings and construction sector

The Science of Sustainability (2020)

From The Nature Conservancy: Can a unified path for development and conservation lead to a better future?

Funding Trends: Climate Change Mitigation Philanthropy (2020)

"ClimateWorks’ latest research reveals that less than 2% of global philanthropic giving is dedicated to climate change mitigation."

Online Misinformation About Climate Change (2020)

What is climate change misinformation, who is involved, how does it spread, why does it matter and what can be done about it?

 

State of Climate Action (2020)

A report on the state of efforts to limit global warming to 1.5 C. Produced by World Resources Institute and ClimateWorks Foundation, with input from Climate Action Tracker.

Generating Lasting Engagement with Climate Solutions (2020)

In their article for OneEarth, Goldberg, Gustafson, and van der Linden investigate the factors that lead to enduring change in people's perspectives on the climate. 

Rethinking Energy 2020-2030 (2020)

"We are on the cusp of the fastest, deepest, most profound disruption of the energy sector in over a century." Read the new RethinkX report on society's imminent energy innovations.

Climate Risk and Response (2020)

McKinsey Global Institute examines the socioeconomic impacts of climate risk and offers a set of tools and methodologies for businesses to assess them.

UN Emissions Gap Report (2020)

This report reveals our current global progress towards reducing greenhouse gas emissions, focusing on national governments.

Revisiting the Sustainable Development Goals (2016)

Prof. Rockstrom, Director of the Stockholm Resilience Centre, explains how the environmental goals are a priority for sustainable development.

Risks, Opportunities and Society (2020)

Oliver Wyman explores the role of the financial services industry in the transition to a climate-sustainable economy.

Understanding the Climate Crisis (2020)

Yan Swiderski, Trustee and Co-Founder of the Climate Crisis Foundation, explains how we are currently living in a Climate Crisis.

Disrupting the Cow (2019)

RethinkX’s report, Rethinking Food and Agriculture 2020-2030, explores the imminent and radical disruption in global agricultural production.

Energy Transformation (2019)

Carbon Brief presents an interactive map of the UK’s radical energy transformation of the last decade – the most comprehensive ever published.

Climate Philanthropy (2019)

Rupert Edwards (2019) explores the potential for empowering investors to commit philanthropic donations to tackle the Climate Crisis.

Yawning at The Apocalypse (2018)

Cameron Brick and Sander van der Linden (2018) on how psychologists can help solve the largest social dilemma in history.

The Race of Our Lives (2018)

Jeremy Grantham (2018) explores the major long-term challenges facing humanity and the urgent need to find solutions and win this race of our lives.

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