Everything that was achieved in the Paris Agreement will be jeopardized if we blindly focus on the environmental, even economic, imperatives, but fail to recognise wider social and political elements that question that logic
Elliott Cappell, Climate change and resilience director, WSP in Canada
This structural net zero transition represents an opportunity for a fast and inclusive economic recovery from COVID-19 – the opportunity to generate new types of jobs in emerging industries and to re-engage people from sunset industries
Jim Coleman Head of economics, WSP in the UK
Social dialogue has to be an integral part of policymaking and implementation at all levels — otherwise what could be drivers become obstacles to action
Moustapha Kamal Gueye Green Jobs Programme global coordinator, ILO

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Director, Climate Change and Resilience, Environment - Canada
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Head of economics
United Kingdom
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Energy, Gas and Desalination Manager
Chile
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