Achieving a fossil-free recovery

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Published 17th May 2021 by International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) . Authored by International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and Global Susbsidies Initiative (GSI)

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The COVID-19 crisis has changed the world, creating massive economic global disruption. As a response, governments all around the world have dedicated large amounts of public money to counterbalance the socio-economic effects of the crisis. This report proposes a series of actions that governments can undertake to achieve a fossil-free recovery, following five key principles that countries can apply to transition to a low-carbon economy while using their energy systems to boost their economies, create employment, and meet their climate and development goals.

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Achieving a fossil-free recovery

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Research report

Published 17th May 2021 by International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) . Authored by International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and Global Susbsidies Initiative (GSI)

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