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More talk or actual progress? Assessing COP26 outcome

The most important achievement at COP26 was the success of the ‘Paris ratchet,’ whereby countries have to return every five years with updated emission targets. All told, including the long-term plans and net-zero pledges, this could limit end of century warming to just 1.8°C, according to the Climate Action Tracker.

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