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Winter Olympics 2022: Pre-Games Sustainability Report

It describes the actions taken by Beijing 2022 and the host city governments to honour their sustainability commitments, the progress on the implementation of the Sustainability Policy of the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 and the Sustainability Plan of the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Beijing 2022.

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A Green Olympics: A Test Case for China and Carbon Neutrality

As the winter Olympics kick off this week in Beijing, the games hope to set a new first: being the first carbon-neutral winter Olympics. For China—the second-largest economy and a major carbon emitter—it’s a way to show the millions of people who will be watching the games that it is serious about achieving its ambitious climate goals. The country aims to peak carbon emissions by 2030 and be carbon neutral by 2060.

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