Just Transitions: Focusing on South Africa and India
This podcast explores CoP26 agenda and key priorities for a just transition away from coal in two coal dependent emerging economies: India and South Africa
This week, Chandra Bhushan with iFOREST and Jesse Burton with the University of Cape Town join Sandeep Pai (CSIS) to look at how key themes of just transitions are important in the context of CoP26 meetings. They then discuss the key priorities on the ground for a just transition away from coal in the major economies of South Africa and India.
For more, read Understanding Just Transitions in Coal Dependent Communities: Case Studies from Mpumalanga, South Africa, and Jharkhand, India
- Sandeep Pai: Senior Associate (Non-resident), Energy Security and Climate Change Program
- Jesse Burton: Senior Associate, E3G; Researcher, Energy Systems Research Group at the University of Cape Town
- Chandra Bhushan: Chief Executive Officer, International Forum for Environment, Sustainability & Technology (iFOREST)
- Lisa Hyland: Associate Director, Energy Education and Public Programming, Energy Security and Climate Change Program, CSIS
The views and opinions expressed in this podcast do not necessarily represent those of the Climate Investment Funds or Center for Strategic and International Studies.