The Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change issued a biting report indicating its time for the ultra-rich to scale back their lavish lives. Photo: @rkoi/Instagram The Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change issued a biting report indicating its time for the ultra-rich to scale back their lavish lives. Photo: @rkoi/Instagram
The Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change issued a biting report indicating its time for the ultra-rich to scale back their lavish lives. Photo: @rkoi/Instagram
Climate change

How do we meet the Paris climate goals when the rich are still spending? The wealthiest 1 per cent of the world produce more emissions than the poorest 50 per cent

  • Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change issued a biting report entitled “Changing Our Ways? Behaviour Change and the Climate Crisis”
  • Between 1990 and 2015, the world’s wealthiest 5 per cent contributed 37 per cent of overall emissions growth – now we need them scale back their energy use

Topic |   Climate change
The Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change issued a biting report indicating its time for the ultra-rich to scale back their lavish lives. Photo: @rkoi/Instagram The Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change issued a biting report indicating its time for the ultra-rich to scale back their lavish lives. Photo: @rkoi/Instagram
The Cambridge Sustainability Commission on Scaling Behaviour Change issued a biting report indicating its time for the ultra-rich to scale back their lavish lives. Photo: @rkoi/Instagram
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