06 Dec 2023

Science statement on fossil fuel phase out from COP28

Global Scientific Community Unites for Fossil Fuel Phaseout at COP28



In a groundbreaking initiative, the ISC Affiliated Bodies Future Earth and World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) have orchestrated a compelling statement in response to ongoing dialogues on fossil fuel phaseout pathways at COP28. This significant collaboration has brought together global scientists to address the pressing need for sustainable energy solutions. The statement, which can be accessed on both the WCRP and Future Earth websites, already boasts an impressive array of signatures from leading experts in the field.

Scientists from every corner of the world are encouraged to contribute their support by adding their signatures to the statement. The collective effort aims to amplify the urgency of transitioning away from fossil fuels and underscores the crucial role of the scientific community in shaping environmental policies. This unified front is a testament to the shared commitment to combat climate change and forge a sustainable future for our planet.

For those interested in delving into the comprehensive statement, the full document can be accessed here.
It provides an in-depth exploration of the proposed pathways for fossil fuel phaseout and serves as a rallying cry for scientists worldwide to join forces in driving positive change.

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