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Publication from Caroline Russell: Letter to Sadiq Khan on Climate Emergency Funding

Date published: 
19 February 2020

Letter to Sadiq Khan on Climate Emergency Funding

Dear Sadiq


Climate Emergency Funding 


I have been contacted by Extinction Rebellion who have asked me to submit the following question to you:
“In May 2019 the UK Parliament declared a Climate and Ecological Emergency. Would this authority welcome extra funds from central government enabling it to provide a response commensurate with the risks we all now face?”.
I understand they are contacting Council and City Authority Leaders and Mayors across the country and will present all the answers to the Government calling for a budget that recognises the climate emergency enabling real action on decarbonisation.
I look forward to your response.

With best wishes,


Caroline Russell
Green Party Member of the London Assembly

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