Research Team: Koyel Mandal, Chayan Bandyopadhyay
LEAD Centre: Centre for Development Finance (CDF)
Focus Area: Environment & Climate Change
Project Geography: India
Partner: World Resources Institute
Status: Ongoing


The Open Climate Network (OCN) seeks to accelerate the progress of key countries toward a low-emissions future by providing credible information that enhances accountability both between and within countries. It contributes to increased levels of policy ambition and effectiveness over a period of five years. This paper aims to provide an in-depth assessment of the status of implementation, barriers, and likely effectiveness of mitigation policies from an independent, on-the-ground standpoint.