Local authorities and climate change: responding to the green challenge

Jon Bloomfield What lies ahead for local government in 2021? We know the pandemic will continue to loom large. But all the signs are that with the UK hosting the crucial, international climate change conference (COP26) in Glasgow next November, the issue of climate change will be high on the policy agenda. Over the last … Continue reading Local authorities and climate change: responding to the green challenge

The Transformative Politics of the European Green Deal

by Jon Bloomfield COVID 19 has highlighted our fragile relationship to the planet. But it represents a minor challenge compared to the permanent havoc that runaway climate change threatens. Politicians and governments – some at least – are beginning to recognise the scale of the danger. In this article we assess the evolution of policy … Continue reading The Transformative Politics of the European Green Deal

The Transformative Politics of the European Green Deal

by Jon Bloomfield COVID 19 has highlighted our fragile relationship to the planet. But it represents a minor challenge compared to the permanent havoc that runaway climate change threatens. Politicians and governments – some at least – are beginning to recognise the scale of the danger. In this article we assess the evolution of policy … Continue reading The Transformative Politics of the European Green Deal