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Sustainable Development Goal 13 | Climate Action: Australian response

All of School guide to support: Global citizenship [SCoT], Sustainable development [ScOT.1050] and Ethical understanding [acgc.7]

Source: Black, S. (2019).

"Climate change is now affecting every country on every continent. It is disrupting national economies and affecting lives, costing people, communities and countries dearly today and even more tomorrow... Without action, the world’s average surface temperature is projected to rise over the 21st century and is likely to surpass 3 degrees Celsius this century... Affordable, scalable solutions are now available to enable countries to leapfrog to cleaner, more resilient economies." (United Nations, n.d.)

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Goal 13 | Climate Action: Australian Government Response

Level 2Australian Government Response to the Global Sustainable ObjectivesThe following Commonwealth departments and agencies are responsible for delivering outcomes, as well we reporting on progress in regards to Australia's progress in meeting the UN Global Sustainable Goals. Australia's progress is reported to the UN Voluntary National Review on the Sustainable Development Platform.

Lead Department
Supporting Departments

See also:

Goal 13 | Climate Action: Track progress

Use the following links to see how Australia, and the world, are tracking to meet this goal.Level 2

Australia's progress

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International progress

Goal 13 | Climate Action: Articles

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Goal 13 | Climate Action: Data & Stats

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Chart: Greg Jericho Source: Dept of Environment Fig 4 Get the data Created with Datawrapper

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