The Caribbean's Case for 1.5°C


"Since 2009, more than a hundred
Small Island Developing States, Least Developed Countries
and many others have been calling for
limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C
above pre-industrial levels to prevent the worst of climate change impacts.

The inclusion of a 1.5°C temperature limit in the 2015 Paris Agreement
was a major victory for vulnerable countries."

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"We hastily convened this press conference because COP25 is demonstrating very little ambition. #COP25 is a defining moment for us. It MUST trigger a decade of ambition." - Carlos Fuller, lead negotiatior

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