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Climate Action Co-Benefits ToolkitClimate Action Co-Benefits Toolkit

Ashden
Updated 6 months ago
The toolkit supports local authorities and others on their climate change ambitions. It demonstrates how action on climate change can deliver many local benefits, including improved health, increased equity and social cohesion, economic opportunities and increased resilience.The toolkit supports local authorities and others on their climate change ambitions. It demonstrates how action on climate change can deliver many local benefits, including improved health, increased equity and social co...

Ashden – A Toolkit for City Regions and Local Authorities (2019)Ashden – A Toolkit for City Regions and Local Authorities (2019)

Ashden
Updated 6 months ago
Purpose: Ashden have produced a report looking at the wider benefits of climate action, which suggests that climate action will help improve lives rather than diminish them. They have established four main benefits of climate actions: improving well-being; improving equity and social cohesion; creating economic opportunities and jobs in the low carbon economy; and increasing resilience of cities to the impacts of climate change.Purpose: Ashden have produced a report looking at the wider benefits of climate action, which suggests that climate action will help improve lives rather than diminish them. They have established four main benefits of cl...

31 Climate Actions for Councils31 Climate Actions for Councils

Ashden
Updated 6 months ago
Our list of 31 climate actions – all quantified in terms of likely carbon savings, approximate cost and co-benefits – helps councils choose the right interventions for their communities. They also point to examples of best practice around the UK. The actions were co-developed by Ashden, Friends of the Earth and CDP.Our list of 31 climate actions – all quantified in terms of likely carbon savings, approximate cost and co-benefits – helps councils choose the right interventions for their communities. They also point to examples of be...

How can councils engage citizens in climate action?How can councils engage citizens in climate action?

Ashden
Updated 6 months ago
We look at the challenges faced by local city officers continuing to take action on climate change during lockdown, and the opportunities.We look at the challenges faced by local city officers continuing to take action on climate change during lockdown, and the opportunities.

Climate Action Co-Benefits ToolkitClimate Action Co-Benefits Toolkit

Ashden
Updated 8 months ago
The Ashden Climate Action Co-Benefits Toolkit helps local authorities build the business case for climate action. It lays out how lowering emissions also creates improved health, social equality, thriving economies and community resilience. These wider benefits engage citizens in climate action – boosting public support for further change. The toolkit features case studies, region-specific data, and links to a wide range of resources, i...The Ashden Climate Action Co-Benefits Toolkit helps local authorities build the business case for climate action. It lays out how lowering emissions also creates improved health, social equality, thriving economies and c...