The Paris Agreement on climate change has set ambitious targets for reducing the carbon footprints of the signatory countries. This column outlines the commitments and challenges for policy-makers in the Middle East and North Africa.
Mustafa BabikerEconomist at the Saudi Arabian Oil Company, Dhahran
Mustafa Babiker is an economist at the Saudi Arabian Oil Company, Dhahran, and a Research Associate with the MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change. His Ph.D. is in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics from the University of Colorado in Boulder.