Scientists agree that we are facing an accelerating climate crisis and action has to be taken now to reduce the very real threats caused by global heating and the exploitation of our environment.

The growing crisis of the climate emergency has been sidelined by the urgent need to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic, but the threat to our futures has not gone away.

We have fought hard for ambitious EU emissions targets and green goals to be included right across the board of European legislation, but we need to use every opportunity and work together to find new ways to protect our planet and change attitudes.