The year of 2017 was 1.1°C hotter than the pre-industrial period and the five-year average between 2013 and 2017 was the warmest on record. More decisive actions are required to meet the objectives of the Paris Agreement.
Seventy years ago, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted. Eleanor Roosevelt is often given credit for the Declaration, but there were a number of other women who played a key role in the drafting process and ensured that the declaration addressed key aspects of gender equality.
Women have traditionally been underrepresented in the energy sector. Promoting gender equality is crucial in supporting this growing industry to draw a wider pool of talent.
Effective engagement with local stakeholders is critical for project success. If the Project fails to communicate adequately with local communities and address their grievances in a timely manner, conflicts may potentially arise.