Step Up Declaration: Powering Mission 2020


Name of initiative Step Up Declaration: Powering Mission 2020
LPAA initiative No
NAZCA Initiative Yes
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Starting year 2018
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Organisational structure The Step Up Declaration was developed with leadership from Salesforce.

The Step Up Declaration is supporting Mission 2020.

Geographical coverage Global
Name of lead organisation Mission 2020
Type of lead organisation NGO/Civil Society
Location/Nationality of lead organisation


Description The Step Up Declaration is supporting Mission 2020.
Objectives Six Milestones of Mission 2020:

By 2020 renewables outcompete fossil fuels as new electricity sources. By 2020 cities and states are implementing policies and regulations with the aim of fully decarbonizing buildings and infrastructure by 2050. By 2020 zero emissions transport is the preferred form of all new mobility in the world’s major cities and transport routes. By 2020 large-scale deforestation is replaced with large-scale land restoration and agriculture shifts to earth friendly practices. By 2020 heavy industry – including iron & steel, cement, chemicals and oil & gas – commits to being Paris compliant. By 2020 investment in climate action is beyond USD $1 Trillion per year and all financial institutions have a disclosed transition strategy.

One or two success stories achieved

Monitoring and Impacts

Function of initiative Implementation
Activity of initiative Goal setting (ex-ante)
Goal setting (ex-ante) — Stakeholders who have committed to the goals
Value (#)20
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Participants Number Names
Members 25  
Companies 25 Akamai Technologies (USA),Arm (United Kingdom),ATLASSIAN (Australia),Autodesk (USA),Bloomberg (USA),BT (United Kingdom),Cisco Systems (USA),DokuSign (USA),Ericsson (Sweden),ETSY (United K.),Genentech (USA),HP Hewlett Packard (USA),Lyft (USA),Nokia (Finland),Salesforce (USA),SLACK (USA),Supermicro (USA),Symantec (USA),Tech Mahindra (India),Uber (Germany),Vigilent (USA),VMware (USA),WeWork (USA),Workday(USA),Zoox (USA).
Business organisations 0
Research and educational organisations 0
Non-governmental organisations 0
National states 0
Governmental actors 0
Regional / state / county actors 0
City / municipal actors 0
Intergovernmental organisations 0
Financial Institutions 0
Faith based organisations 0
Other members 0
Supporting partners 0
Number of members in the years
Have only national states as participators No


Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
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Last update: 28 September 2020 09:49:38

Not only have national states as participators