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Tackling climate change to accelerate sustainable development

The 2030 Agenda and the Paris Agreement share the purpose of creating a more resilient, productive and healthy environment for present and future generations. Nations must seize the opportunity to raise their ambition, realize synergies and minimize trade-offs.

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    Special Report: Global Warming of 1.5 degrees Celsius (IPCC, 2018).

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    UN Emissions Gap Report 2018 (UN Environment, 2018).

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    The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2018 (UN, 2018).

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Zhenmin, L., Espinosa, P. Tackling climate change to accelerate sustainable development. Nat. Clim. Chang. 9, 494–496 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-019-0519-4

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