Global Britain in demand: UK climate action and international development around COP26


Conclusions and recommendations


1 Introduction

2 Engaging meaningfully with low- and middle-income countries and marginalised communities

Maladaptation and poorly conceived Nature-based Solutions


UK’s response—maladaptation

Nature-based Solutions (NbS)

UK’s response—Nature-based Solutions

Challenges in capacity-building

UK’s response—capacity-building

3 Providing sufficient, long-term and reliable funding

Volume of funding for climate adaptation

UK’s response—UK International Climate Finance (UK ICF)

Access to funds

UK’s response—access

Definition of terms & transparency

UK’s response—definition of terms and transparency

4 Reinforcing policy coherence across UK climate action

Fossil fuel policy

UK’s response—fossil fuel policy

Loss and damage

UK’s response—loss and damage

Leadership and the Climate and Development Ministerial

UK’s response—leadership

Climate and Development Ministerial

UK’s response—Climate and Development Ministerial

Climate and Development Minister

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

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