First item was a blended panel on the Local Government Pension Scheme APPG (all Party Parliamentary Group) report on a "Just Transition".
With Chair, Clive Betts MP, Cllr Doug McMurdo, Sabrina Muller (Policy Analyst for Sustainable Finance, Paul Hunter (PIRC) and moderated by Cllr Glyn Caron (LAPFF Executive).The opening event is about the
Just Transition inquiry, with APPG Chair Clive Betts speaking about the findings & how investors can facilitate a #JustTransition through engagement.
The need to take people along whilst tackling the #ClimateCrisis is essential. "We risk having no transition at all if it is not seen as just." Sabrina Muller of @GRI_LSE speaking about the overlooked factor of location when thinking about job creation & losses. It risks exacerbating existing #inequality between UK regions.