H&wg Highlights

Promoting a Green Recovery



What should a truly sustainable Green Recovery entail? And how can Labour build the broadest possible support for immediate measures combining good employment, social justice, and well-being, within an overall strategy to tackle the climate and ecological emergencies, as the only sustainable, viable option. Speakers discuss the issue at a Zoom event hosted by the Highgate Branch of H&WG Labour Party. Matthew Pennycook, Shadow Minister for Climate Change Jo Rees - Wales TUC-campaigning for “A Green recovery and a Just Transition” David Timms, Head of Political Affairs, Friends of the Earth Dimitri Zenghelis, LSE – co -authored “Will COVID-19 fiscal recovery packages accelerate or retard progress on climate change?” Rebekah Diski – local Green New Deal activist