Yann Robiou du Pont PhD

Integrated Assessment of Global Environmental Change



First author

Robiou du Pont, Dekker, van Vuuren, Schaeffer 2023. Effects of emissions allocations and ambition assessments immediately based on equity. Under review with Nature Communications, preprint here.


Robiou du Pont, Rogelj, Hsu, van Vuuren, Hoepner, 2024. Corporate emissions targets and the neglect of future innovators. Science 384, 388-390 (2024). https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.adl5081, free reading access here.


Robiou du Pont, Meinshausen 2018 Warming assessment of the bottom-up Paris Agreement emissions pledges. Nature Communications 9. Online. Ranked 8th at the Top 50: Earth and Planetary Sciences of Nature Communications. Interactive website at: Paris-Equity-Check.org


Robiou du Pont, 2017 PhD Thesis for The University of Melbourne - Climate justice: can we agree to disagree? Operationalising competing equity principles to mitigate global warming. Online


Robiou du Pont, Jeffery, Gütschow, Rogelj, Christoff and Meinshausen 2017 Equitable mitigation to achieve the Paris Agreement goals Nature Climate Change 7 38–43. Online


Robiou du Pont, Jeffery, Gütschow, Meinshausen 2016 National contributions for decarbonizing the world economy in line with the G7 agreement Environmental Research Letter 11, 054005. Online





Meinshausen, et. al 2015 National post-2020 greenhouse gas targets and diversity-aware leadership Nature Climate Change 1–10. Online


Pan et al. 2022 Decarbonization pathways to align China’s energy system with the Paris goals Science Bulletin Online


Pan et al. 2022 Understanding equity-efficiency interaction in global carbon budgets Advances in Climate Change Research Online


Wierling et al. 2022 A Europe-wide inventory of citizen-led energy action, data from 29 countries and over 10000 initiatives, Scientific Data Online


Schletz et al. 2022 Climate data need shared and open governance Correspondence in Nature Online



Reports and webtools


Policy Brief: Enhancing the ambition and implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions using Long-Term Strategies. Robiou du Pont and Vallejo 2019, (Paris, France). Online


Neither euphoria nor despair: Understanding the fall and rise of global energy-related CO2 emissions. Spencer et al. 2019. IDDRI, Online


Greenhouse gas emissions budgets for Victoria. Meinshausen et al., 2018. University of Melbourne. Online


Multi-level climate governance in Vietnam. Strauch et al. 2018. adelphi. Online


Water and the city: Where adaptation and mitigation converge. Bellali, et al. 2018. adelphi. Online


The Paris Agreement global goals: What does a fair share for G20 countries look like? Robiou du Pont 2017. Online


The Climate Transparency Report 2021, Climate Transparency, 2021. Profiles for France and Italy. Online


1.5°C National Pathway Explorer, 2021. Online. Country Factsheet: France


The Land Gap Report 2022, Dooley et al. 2022. Online


Paris Traffic Light Assessment Report 2022, Robiou du Pont et al., 2022. Online



Acknowledged contributions to


Winter 2020, Armando Carvalho and Others v. EU: Invoking Human Rights and the Paris Agreement for Better Climate Protection Legislation Transnational Environmental Law, 9:1 137–164. Online


Moss 2016, Mining, morality and the obligations of fossil fuel exporting countries, Australian Journal of Political Science, 51:3, Online


Reviewing activity: UNEP Gap Report 2020 & 2021, 2022, IPCC-SR1.5, Global climate action from cities, regions and businesses – 2019, 36 journal reviews including for Nature Climate Change, Nature Communications, PNAS, Climatic Change, ERL, Climate Policy.



Scholarly publications

Wierling, A., Schwanitz, V. J., Zeiss, J., Beck, C. V., Paudler, H. J. A., Koren, I. K., Kraudzun, T., Marcroft, T., Müller, L., Andreadakis, Z., Candelise, C., Dufner, S., Getabecha, M., Glaase, G., Hubert, W., Lupi, V., Majidi, S., Mohammadi, S., Nosar, N. S., ... Zoubin, N. (2023). A Europe-wide inventory of citizen-led energy action with data from 29 countries and over 10000 initiatives. Scientific data, 10(1), Article 9. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-022-01902-5