The UK Climate Change Act was the first of its kind in the world. It required the UK to cut its carbon emissions by an ambitious 80% by 2050.
We want the UK government to celebrate this great Act – but 10 years have passed and now it’s out of date.
How can we bring the UK Climate Change Act up to date?
The science, and the experiences of people living in poverty, both tells us it’s time to up the UK’s ambition and create a ‘net zero’ target.