Just Transition in four questions
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Briefing | 3 December 2018
At the COP24 in Katowice, Poland is inviting world leaders to endorse the Silesia Declaration on Solidarity and Just Transition. The document emphasizes the importance of decarbonizing economies to protect the climate in a socially responsible way, stresses the great potential that green jobs hold in this respect and highlights the needs of developing countries. What does Just Transition stand for? And is Poland taking it seriously?