Climate change document and asset library

Climate change reports, briefings, committee papers and other media links and downloads.


  • London Climate Summit (October 2021). Co-chaired by Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan and London Councils' Chair, Cllr Georgia Gould exploring the best and brightest ideas from all over the capital tackling climate change and enabling a green recovery. 

  • Borough Climate Conference (October 2021). Hosted by Mayor Philip Glanville, London Councils' Executive member for Transport and Environment, the conference was London boroughs’ opportunity to get up to speed with the fast-changing climate policy landscape ahead of COP26 and hear the latest from borough-led climate action programmes. Download the slide presentation on the seven climate change programmes being led by London boroughs. 

  • Net Zero Strategy: how local government can turbocharge delivery - YouTube (July 2021), with Eddie Hughes MP (Parliamentary Undersecretary of State at MHCLG), Mayor Glanville (Chair, London Councils' Transport and Environment Committee), Cllr David Renard (Chair, LGA Environment, Economy, Housing and Transport Board), Carolyn McKenzie (ADEPT/ Surrey County Council) and Harriet Lamb (Ashden)

  • Cities Climate Investment Commission (CCIC) launch (July 2021), with Prof Greg Clark, Cllr Susan Aitken (Glasgow City Council), Niall Bolger (LB Hounslow), Andrew Carter (Centre for Cities), Rachel Dickie (Grosvenor) and Shuen Chan (LGIM Real Assets). 

  • Accelerating the green recovery in London's boroughs (July 2020), with Cllr Claire Holland (LB Lambeth), Jordan Cummings (CBI London), Afsheen Rashid (Repowering) and Kas Mohammed (Schneider Electric), chaired by Dianna Neal from London Councils

  • Empowering local government to be climate leaders (November 2020), with Mayor Philip Glanville (Chair, London Councils' Transport and Environment Committee), Patrick Allcorn (BEIS), Sue Halliwell (ADEPT) and Harriet Lamb (Ashden), chaired by Katharina Winbeck from London Councils. 

Leaders' Committee:  

  • December 2021: includes update on climate change strategy  

  • March 2021: Includes update on climate change strategy 

  • July 2020: includes proposals around the green recovery 

Transport and Environment Committee:  

  • December 2021: includes update on climate change strategy  

  • June 2021: Includes update on climate change action  

  • December 2020: includes proposals for focus in 2021 

  • March 2020: includes proposed actions for boroughs to include in their Climate Action Plans, to align with the Joint Statement on Climate Change 

  • December 2019: includes the Joint Statement on Climate Change