34 min

COP26 and Implications for Asia McKinsey Future of Asia

    • Management

Asia faces several key challenges in undertaking the net- zero transition while standing out as being more exposed to physical climate risk than other parts of the world. In this episode, we discuss that coming out of COP26, what are the main priorities and challenges in the Asia Pacific with regards to climate change, what are the different technological advances, capital investment, and behaviour change to solve the net-zero equation and how leaders can and policymakers in the region contribute to the commitments made at COP26.
Join the conversation with McKinsey experts, Daniel Pacthold, Senior Partner, New York; Jonathan Woetzel, Director McKinsey Global Institute; and Rajat Gupta, Senior Partner and leader of McKinsey's Sustainability practice in Asia.

Asia faces several key challenges in undertaking the net- zero transition while standing out as being more exposed to physical climate risk than other parts of the world. In this episode, we discuss that coming out of COP26, what are the main priorities and challenges in the Asia Pacific with regards to climate change, what are the different technological advances, capital investment, and behaviour change to solve the net-zero equation and how leaders can and policymakers in the region contribute to the commitments made at COP26.
Join the conversation with McKinsey experts, Daniel Pacthold, Senior Partner, New York; Jonathan Woetzel, Director McKinsey Global Institute; and Rajat Gupta, Senior Partner and leader of McKinsey's Sustainability practice in Asia.

34 min