Online event: how can trade policy help to achieve the UK’s environmental ambitions?
During this online event, Rt Hon Greg Hands MP, minister of state for trade policy, addressed how trade policy can be used to benefit the environment and promote action on climate change.
In particular, we discussed how high environmental standards can be maintained, how to make the most of growing opportunities to sell low carbon goods and expertise, and the issue of the UK’s global environmental footprint.
It concluded with a live audience Q+A.
· Rt Hon Greg Hands MP, minister of state for trade policy
· Carolyn Deere Birkbeck, senior researcher at The Graduate Institute, Geneva
· Angela Francis, chief advisor, economics and economic development at WWF
21 July, 2020