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Wokingham Borough Council

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… to local government when it comes to tackling climate change. [1] State of the Planet speech, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres. December 2020 [2] World Meteorological Organisation…

… into actions wherever possible, alongside in individual project assessments, though it is recognised that more significant action is needed here, with a full climate adaptation plan underway. Furthermore, the council recognises the importance of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and aligned the key areas to the SDG framework. In doing so, the council hopes to ensure that its…

… to be done globally to tackle climate change. However, it doesn’t stipulate what each country must do and is not legally binding. The IPCC Mitigation Report 2022 again highlights the importance of keeping the global temperature rise to below 1.5oC, outlining the devastating impacts missing this target would have on global ecosystems, markets, and human settlements. It then discusses an updated…

… adoption. The Department for Education’s (DfE) Sustainability and Climate Change Strategy acknowledges the vital role education plays in helping to tackle climate change and creating a better, greener world for future generations. The strategy also sets out how local authorities will need to consider environmental sustainability, carbon reduction and energy efficiency to develop solutions…

…], threatening humanity and the world’s natural ecosystems if nothing is done. The signs of an acceleration in warming are clear, 2020 was the hottest year on record so far, bookending the hottest decade worldwide[2], meaning our horizon for action is shrinking. Our future response must exceed the totality of our collective emissions. In October 2018, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change


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