Glossary entry

Paris Agreement Goals


Paris Agreement Goals

Paris Agreement Goals means the goals in Articles 2.1 and 4.1 of the UNFCCC’s Paris Agreement[./, in particular limiting global temperature increase to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.]

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The three goals set out in Articles 2.1 and 4.1 of the Paris Agreement are:

  1. the temperature goal;
  2. the adaptation and mitigation goal; and
  3. the financial flow goal.

The goals are also known as the climate objectives.

For further information, see UNFCCC: What is the Paris Agreement?


Any contract that aligns its provisions with the goals of the Paris Agreement including in supply chains, public and private procurement, and corporate governance documents.