The Covid-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on the economy. As the government plans for recovery, action to tackle climate change and restore nature must be at the heart of the UK’s response to protect against future economic shocks.
The prime minister has promised to ‘build back better’ but this encouraging rhetoric needs to be transformed into concrete policy proposals. The UN climate conference in Glasgow in November 2021 is a major opportunity for the UK to showcase its strategy for green economic renewal.
Our Green Renewal project is bringing together diverse voices in business and civil society throughout 2021 to ensure the UK takes the opportunity now to rebuild a more resilient and fairer economy.
Read our post-budget briefing (March 2021)