Westminster Energy, Environment & Transport Forum

Climate adaptation in the UK: latest on developing resilient infrastructure, channeling investment and environmental protection

December 2019

Key developments providing the context for discussion

In light of the UK Government’s recent commitment to net-zero emissions by 2050, delegates discussed how to tackle the challenges for delivering such significant change - including priorities for:

  • Decarbonising homes, energy and agriculture;
  • Improving resource use and efficiency;
  • Building resilience through land management and planning;
  • Ensuring community involvement in local strategies, for example flooding management;
  • Expanding green investment and funding; and
  • Incorporating ‘resilience’ into policy and guidance.

At a particularly busy time for policy, discussion also reflected:

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Shortly after every Westminster Energy, Environment & Transport Forum seminar, a briefing document is produced. This is distributed to all delegates on the day as well as to our policymaker contacts in government, and to stakeholders more widely.

A seminar publication provides a timely record of proceedings, and acts as a guide to the latest thinking on current policy issues for those unable to be at the event.

This publication includes


Contributions from keynotes and panellists, including accompanying slides*
*Subject to approval

Delegate Pack

Information from the day, including delegate list, biographies and agenda


Transcript of questions and comments posed to speakers from attending delegates


Supplementary articles from speakers
and delegates