Mitigation of climate change

Although we can no longer reverse climate change, it is still beneficial to slow it down. The international community has decided to try and limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius in order to keep the impacts of climate change at a tolerable level and to avoid catastrophic changes. Limiting the emissions of greenhouse gases is the key factor in mitigation, but in order for it to succeed, measures by all actors in society are needed.

The content of this section is available in Finnish only. You can change the language into Finnish at the language menu of the portal. Sector-specific information can be found in the section Climate change information for sectors and information about mitigation measures in the section Finland's climate policy and measures.

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