Calls for green recovery from Covid-19

The UK Government have been called on to create a ‘green recovery’ from Covid-19 ahead of the 2021 UN climate conference in Scotland. Speaking as talks commenced to re-organised the event, initially slated for this November in Glasgow, Mary Robinson, former UN climate envoy, said: “Very definitely we need to tie together a green recovery […]

The UK Government have been called on to create a ‘green recovery’ from Covid-19 ahead of the 2021 UN climate conference in Scotland. Speaking as talks commenced to re-organised the event, initially slated for this November in Glasgow, Mary Robinson, former UN climate envoy, said: “Very definitely we need to tie together a green recovery and Cop26 – that is imperative. UK leadership can and should urge forward a net-zero carbon transition from the Covid-19 crisis.” (Guardian)