German Ethics Council stresses climate justice

The German Ethics Council (Deutscher Ethikrat) today issued a statement saying that climate justice is central to climate protection. Moreover, council spokesperson Kerstin Schlögl‑Flierl indicated that:

“burdens and responsibilities must be shared fairly in all three dimensions: within society, internationally and intergenerationally”

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Systems modelers looking to build in matters of justice and burden into models more explicitly might find this statement and executive summary of use.