It is worth reminding ourselves about some of the big wins we have seen in the effort to respond to climate change. From the global sigh of relief in 2016 when the Paris Climate Agreement -- two decades in the making -- went into force, to progress at the country-level, we have reason to be cautiously optimistic.

This StoryMap shares just seven of the climate action stories unfolding, from Africa to Asia, to Latin America and the Caribbean, and Europe, that can help empower a greener future for all.