The United Kingdom Climate Change Act is useful starting point for developing the Zero Carbon Act. However, there are flaws in the UK’s approach to international shipping that must be better addressed in New Zealand. The
One of the Paris Agreement’s biggest flaws is its lack of accountability mechanisms. For the Zero Carbon Act (ZCA) to be successful this flaw cannot be mirrored at a domestic level. Generation Zero intends to use judicial
The Paris Agreement is a curious one. Ostensibly, it commits to keeping the rise of global temperature well below two degrees. At the same time, it contains little binding international law capable of delivering on its promise.