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Green councillors welcome Climate Commission proposals on Green Recovery

Green councillors have warmly welcomed a new report on a Green Recovery from Coronavirus but warned that the test lies in translating good ideas into real action.


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From Coronavirus to Climate Crisis

The Climate emergency must be next crisis we tackle says Alison Johnstone.


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Climate emergency budget needed for Edinburgh, say Greens

Edinburgh’s declaration of a climate emergency must be backed by a climate budget. That is according to the city’s eight Green councillors as they publish proposals for the council’s budget meeting this week.


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Greens to contest all Edinburgh seats for Westminster

The urgency of tackling the climate emergency must not be crowded out by Brexit in the looming Westminster election.


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Tory councillor schooled on climate breakdown

A Tory councillor in Edinburgh has been told to look up his facts on climate breakdown.


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Green councillors slam decision to restrict climate strikers to one event a year

Green councillors have criticised a decision by the majority of Education Committee members today to limit school climate strikers to only one authorised absence a year.


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Climate emergency – support the Green Action Plan for Edinburgh

Green Councillors have won the unanimous backing of Edinburgh Council for a ‘2030 Climate Emergency’ proposal.


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City Council backs climate striking school pupils

City of Edinburgh Council has today agreed that school students absent in support of “climate strikes” will not be punished for doing so.