G-8 Camp David climate change commitment

Event/initiative: 
Date of commitment: 
May 2012

Commitment

G-8 leaders agreed to continue efforts to address climate change and recognize the need for increased mitigation ambition in the period to 2020, with a view to doing our part to limit effectively the increase in global temperature below 2ÂșC above pre-industrial levels, consistent with science. They reiterated their commitments made in Durban to implement the Cancun agreements and the launch of the Durban Platform.

Target

No new targets. See related commitments listed above.

Progress

As above.

Gap

As above.

Additionality

Not new commitments.