2020 Economic Recovery

After the impacts of COVID, these links to external sites, reports and studies, all identify a resilient, sustainable, green, and fair economic recovery. They will all need investment !! In our Press Release 12 (below) we think our pension funds must now invest responsibly.

Climate Assembly (September 2020)

Confederation of British Industry – Investing In Infrastructure (September 2020)

Institute for Government – Net Zero (September 2020)

2020 Committee on Climate Change Annual Report

UKGBC UK Green Building Council – insulation homes refit scheme plans

Environmental Audit Committee (Parliament) Greening the Post COVID Recovery Inquiry

Make My Money Matter – Campaign for UK pensions to help build a better world

CCC Letter on “Actions for a Resilient Recovery”

• Investments in low-carbon and climate-resilient infrastructure.
• Supporting reskilling, retraining and research for a net-zero, well-adapted economy.
• Upgrades to our homes ensuring they are fit for the future.
• Making it easy for people to walk, cycle, and work remotely.
• Tree planting, peatland restoration, green spaces and other green infrastructure.

(IEA / IMF) International Energy Agency – Sustainable Recovery Plan

LGA Local Government Association – How a Green Recovery will create 700,000 jobs

206 CEOs call for a ‘clean, just recovery“, for COP26, and for Net Zero

Build Back Better (We Mean Business)

Environmental Audit Committee (Parliament) – Energy Efficiency of Existing Homes

Members Forum Press Release 12 – the CCC (Committee on Climate Change) letter

UN Race to Zero

Green Alliance ambitious leadership for the environment”

Environmental Justice Commission (Guardian link)

LGPS Central – sign Investor Statement

BBC Rethink Series – essays and podcasts