Youth Action against Climate Change APPG

First Registered: 24/02/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To provide a forum for young people to engage with parliamentarians on issues related to climate change; to promote horizontal inclusion of young people concerned with the issue related to climate change; to raise the profile of climate change issues affecting constituencies across UK; to encourage behavioural change on local and global levels; to inform interactions among parliamentarians, youth, NGOs, and experts.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Youth Action against Climate Change

1. Climate change as a security risk: Lord Ahmad's statement
25/01/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Climate change as a security risk: Lord Ahmad's statement - GOV

2. YOUTH STRIKE 4 CLIMATE, TYWYN
20/06/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: inactivity of UK and Welsh Governments over climate change; regrets that although the Welsh Assembly and

3. NATIONWIDE YOUTH STRIKES FOR CLIMATE ACTION
25/02/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: voice and real concerns of young people on climate change and the future of the planet and of human-kind;

4. YOUTH STRIKE FOR CLIMATE IN ST ANDREWS
26/09/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: House notes the tremendous support for the Youth Strike 4 Climate march through St Andrews, the gathering

5. PM Theresa May: we will end UK contribution to climate change by 2050
19/06/2019 - Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street
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Found: Theresa May: we will end UK contribution to climate change by 2050 - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Youth Action against Climate Change

1. Oral Answers to Questions
14/04/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: steps the Government are taking to promote climate action and a green recovery from the covid-19 pandemic - Speech Link
2: steps the Government are taking to promote climate action and a green recovery from the covid-19 pandemic - Speech Link
3: credibility as COP President rests on demonstrable climate action at home. The Government have set legally binding - Speech Link

2. Oral Answers to Questions
14/07/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: I have established a civil society and youth advisory council, which is the first of its kind at any - Speech Link
2: becoming young climate leaders? In my constituency there are groups such as Warrington Youth Voice, which - Speech Link
3: to encourage youth climate activists in his constituency, such as those in Warrington Youth Voice and at - Speech Link

3. Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2021
06/09/2021 - Grand Committee

1: the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2021. - Speech Link
2: the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change: COP 26. That will take place in Glasgow from - Speech Link
3: will go on around the summit, for instance, the youth summit. I declare my interest as a vice-chair of - Speech Link

4. Oral Answers to Questions
09/06/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: Government are raising climate change with international counterparts to secure ambitious climate commitments by - Speech Link
2: he will know, we have set up a civil society and youth advisory group, which is an opportunity for groups - Speech Link
3: tell the hon. Member is that we had a successful Climate and Environment Ministers meeting of the G7, which - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
24/02/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: What steps he is taking to help ensure that climate action contributes to the post covid-19 economic recovery - Speech Link
2: What steps he is taking to help ensure that climate action contributes to the post covid-19 economic recovery - Speech Link
3: steps the Government are taking to promote (a) climate action and (b) a green recovery from the covid-19 - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Youth Action against Climate Change
1. Climate Change: EU Action
asked by: Thangam Debbonaire
28/11/2018
... whether the Government plans to maintain alignment with EU climate change policy after the UK leaves the EU.

2. Climate Change
asked by: Julian Sturdy
05/03/2021
... wildlife habitats and species populations.

3. Climate Change
asked by: Ruth Jones
05/03/2021
... what steps he is taking ahead of COP26 to work with partners in the global south on tackling climate change.

4. Climate Change
asked by: Caroline Lucas
08/03/2021
... how he plans to integrate the findings of the Dasgupta Review on the Economics of Biodiversity into his plans for the COP26 on climate change relating to (a) the need for Governments to change their primary measures of economic success away from GDP and (b) other priority areas for action outlined in those findings.

5. Climate Change
asked by: Caroline Lucas
08/03/2021
... what plans he has to use the UK’s (a) co-presidency of COP26 on climate change action and (b) presidency of the G7 to help ensure that the natural world is prioritised in the global agenda.

Latest Questions
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7 Current APPG Officers
Alex Chalk Portrait
Alex Chalk
Vice Chair
Conservative - Cheltenham
Joined: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Sara Britcliffe Portrait
Sara Britcliffe
Vice Chair
Conservative - Hyndburn
Joined: 24th February 2020
Philip Dunne Portrait
Philip Dunne
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ludlow
Joined: 14th July 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

John McNally MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6525.

Email: john.mcnally.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Rupali Nahar-Williams, InterClimate Network, c/o BPE Solicitors, St James House, St James Square, Cheltenham GL50 3PR

Email: appg@interclimate.org

Secretariat:

InterClimate Network acts as the group's secretariat. https://interclimate.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
15 Jan 2021
Source
InterClimate Network
Description
Secretariat   From : 15/01/2021 To : 14/01/2022
Value
£6,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Youth Action against Climate Change APPG