Tuesday 5th: Environment

Overarching asks: As we rebuild after the pandemic, governments must act to achieve climate and social justice.  

Read our policy explainer document here!

Key Asks

Scotland Asks 

  • Double investment in Scottish fuel poverty programmes.  
  • Commit to delivering 20-minute neighbourhoods, including the assurance that all people have access to communal green space.  
  • Prioritising and scaling-up funding in community-led responses to climate change 

UK asks 

  • The UK Government to introduce a carbon tax on large businesses, with revenue used to support the establishment of a Community Wellbeing Fund targeted at supporting community and third sector organisations.