Simi Thambi
Technical Consultant at the Economics of Ecosystem Services Unit (TEEB) of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), New Delhi (India). Before joining UNEP, she worked for the National Institute for Transformation of India (NITI Aayog) and the Indian Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change. She holds a PhD in International Economics from Yokohama National University (Japan).
covid-19 and climate change

The paper reviews the impact that COVID-19 has had on the ambitions of countries to meet the Paris Accord of reducing emissions to keep global temperature increases to below 2 ºC in this century.