Let's Talk WEM

COP26

Episode Summary

With just 40 days to go until COP26, hear from Chris Stark, the CEO of the UK's Climate Change Committee and Niki's co-host, Dr Mark Fletcher, what we can expect and hope for from this year's Conference of the Parties in Glasgow in November.

Episode Notes

Join Niki Roach as she speaks with Chris Stark, CEO of the Climate Change Committee (CCC).  The CCC advise the UK and devolved governments on emissions targets and to report to Parliament on progress made in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and preparing for and adapting to the impacts of climate change.  We hear what Chris thinks a 'good COP' will look like and his hopes and expectations for COP26 in his home city of Glasgow.

Niki's co-host for this episode is Dr Mark Fletcher, the Global Water Business Leader at Arup.  Mark has attended several COP's in person and shares his experience of how COP's work in practisce.  Mark is adds a water and environment sector overview for COP26, thinking about what's needed and what we should expect. 

This is the perfect podcast to get up to speed on what to expect from COP26 and to think about the connections from this Climate Change COP into the water and environment sector.