Fighting the Climate Emergency

Fareham Lib Dems have tabled a Climate Emergency motion to Fareham Council, and would welcome cross-party support for it. See the full text here Climate emergency

More than half the UK’s principal local authorities, of all shades of political control, have now declared a climate emergency, as more and more people realise that we ALL have a part to play in averting a global disaster.

The UK Parliament backed a similar motion introduced by Labour MPs, and the Tory environment secretary at the time, Michael Gove, commented: “A warming world will result in the desertification of large parts of our earth… it will also lead to population movement as desertification and the transformation of previously fertile lands into lands incapable of generating food means that individuals are on the move.”

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