Ilmi is a Research Fellow in the Climate and Environment Programme at ODI and leads the Institute's work on green growth.
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We cannot sustain progress in eradicating poverty if we don't tackle climate change as well. This blog looks at the concept of 'zero-zero', arguing that without action to prevent global average temperatures from rising by more than 2°C, those who emerge from poverty are likely to fall back into it due to climate disasters.
Marcus Manuel is the Director of Budget Strengthening Initiative (BSI) and Senior Reseach Associate for CAPE at ODI.
Roberto Azevêdo is Director General of the World Trade Organisation.