Tackling climate change at a local level

21st May 2021

Cllr Sam Corcoran, Leader of Cheshire East Council, writes about how climate change challenges can be tackled locally

Tackling the Climate Emergency in Kirklees

17 May 2021

Cllr Paul Davies shares how Kirklees Council are tackling the climate emergency

Tackling the climate emergency in Newham

26 March 2021

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz, Mayor of Newham, writes about how Newham Council is tackling the climate emergency, with a focus on the toxic air quality in the borough

On the front foot in addressing the climate emergency in Telford and Wrekin

12 March 2021

Cllr Shaun Davies, Leader of Telford and Wrekin Council, shares how they are tackling the climate emergency

Moving towards a Zero Carbon Oxford

8th February 2021

Cllr Tom Hayes writes about Oxford City Council's Zero Carbon summit

Honouring the legacy of Ada Salter in Southwark

13th November 2020

Cllr Johnson Situ writes about how Southwark is honouring the legacy of Ada Salter

The future of green transport post Covid-19

10 July 2020

Kerry McCarthy MP explores the opportunities that life in lockdown has brought about for green methods of transport

Tackling the climate crisis in South Yorkshire

13 March 2020

Dan Jarvis MP, Mayor of Sheffield City Region, writes about how Sheffield City Region is tackling the climate crisis

The Environment Bill, and what it means for councils

28 February 2020

Hannah Lazell, Political Advisor to the Labour Group writes about the Environment Bill

Love our oceans

13 February 2020

Cllr Tudor Evans, Leader of Plymouth City Council, writes about Plymouth Sound's National Marine Park

Using an evidence base report to develop a fully costed carbon neutral plan

31 January 2020

Cllr Danny Thorpe, Leader of Royal Borough of Greenwich, discusses how their evidence base report has shaped their plan for carbon neutrality

How Tower Hamlets are responding to the climate emergency

24 January 2020

Cllr Rachel Blake talks about the impacts that climate change has had on her residents in Tower Hamlets and all the innovative things that the council is doing to tackle the issue.

Camden Council's Citizen's Assembly

17 January 2020

Cllr Georgia Gould writes about Camden's Citizen's Assembly

Waltham Forest's Mini Holland

10 January 2020

Hannah Lazell, Political Advisor to the LGA Labour Group, writes about Waltham Forest's Mini Holland

Divestment works - how Labour councillors can lead the way

15 November 2019

Cllr Tom Hayes, Cabinet Member for a Zero Carbon Oxford, sets out how divestment can work, and how Labour councillors can lead the way

Reframing climate change to show real life impacts

01 November 2019

Martha Lauchlan, Political Administrator to the LGA Labour Group, on why studies linking climate change to public health impacts are so important

Southampton City Council's Green City Charter

01 November 2019

Cllr Christopher Hammond, Leader of Southampton City Council, shares Southampton's experiences of partnership working through the Green City Charter

Chesterfield Borough Council's approach to responding to the climate emergency

25 October 2019

Cllr Amanda Serjeant sets out how Chesterfield Borough Council is responding to the climate emergency

Communicating net zero

18 October 2019

Malcolm Powers, Director of Tegula Consulting Ltd, talks about the importance engaging local communities in the fight against climate change

Come along to our event on tackling climate change - Friday 22nd November

18 October 2019

Hannah Lazell, Political Advisor to the LGA Labour Group, writes about what to expect from our one day conference on climate change


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