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The Consortium for Climate-Aligned Trade (CCAT) website serves as a resource for research and analysis of policy solutions to align trade policy with climate goals. CCAT publishes consensus reports and statements reflecting the views of its researchers and members. To promote additional dialogue and inform policy discussions, CCAT also publishes work by various climate and trade experts and those publications may not represent the views of the entire CCAT community. CCAT consensus documents are distinguishable and clearly marked by the initiative’s logo and listed author as ‘Consortium for Climate-Aligned Trade’.

The Group of Seven (G7) Ministers’ agreement to phase out the use of coal for power generation by 2035 has garnered the …

G7 actions to decarbonize heavy industry through climate-aligned trade policies from the Consortium for Climate-Aligned Trade

G7 leaders have agreed to collaborate on industrial decarbonization, but more coordination is needed on green public procurement to meet their goals. …

With the United States introducing significant clean economy subsidies, it’s evident that subsidies will be an important policy tool to support the …

On May 2nd Climate Advisers and the Climate Leadership Council co-hosted an event to discuss trade measures, climate policy, and the G7. …

This article discusses recent G7 outcomes on trade and climate, highlighting new reports on this topic by Climate Advisers and its partners …

The G7 Energy Ministers’ Summit of April and the Head of State’s Summit of June in Hiroshima (Japan) provide an important opportunity …

The Consortium for Climate-Aligned Trade (CCAT) has developed these recommendations for G7 members to advance mutually supportive trade policies that accelerate climate …

International trade accounts for 25% of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, making it critical that trade policies are aligned with climate goals. …

WASHINGTON, DC, 7 April 2023 — Today the Consortium for Climate-Aligned Trade (CCAT), an informal coalition of researchers from a dozen leading …