The Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs met on Thursday 21 October 2021 at 10 am. in Room 30, Parliament Buildings. The Committee received oral evidence from the Lord Deben Chair of the UK Climate Change Committee on the Climate Change (No.2) Bill. The Committee also received oral evidence from the Environmental Sector on… Continue Reading Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs Meeting Thursday 21 October 2021
https://youtu.be/9p-An7Mz2AM The Committee received a briefing from the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs on the Business Plan 2021-22 and briefings on the Climate Change Bill from representatives of the UK Climate Change Committee, the Woodland Trust and the Agri-food and Biosciences Institute. View the agenda.
The motion read: That this Assembly acknowledges the ongoing climate and biodiversity emergency and calls by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change for rapid decarbonisation; reiterates the Assembly’s declaration of a climate and biodiversity emergency, the Assembly’s demands for the urgent introduction of a Climate Change Act, the all-party New Decade, New Approach commitment to… Continue Reading Climate Change and the Introduction of a Climate Change Act – 21 July 2020
Hansard (Official Report) from the Debate Private Members’ Business Climate Emergency Mr Deputy Speaker (Mr Beggs): I call Dr Caoimhe Archibald to move the motion. Dr Archibald: I am delighted that we have the —. Mr Deputy Speaker (Mr Beggs): Order. The Member will resume her seat. Can you confirm that you are moving the… Continue Reading Climate Emergency Debate – 3 February 2020