Law for the Climate Emergency

Big problems need big solutions. The climate emergency threatens us all, but the Government’s response is very far short of what justice and scientific urgency demand.

We are working to develop proposals for a ‘Climate Emergency Act’ which would force Ministers by law to cut emissions far more rapidly.

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