Tackling Climate Change

Gillian is passionate about the environment and tackling climate change. She has been working to promote change on a local, national and global scale.

Locally Gillian has been working with the authorities, organisations, campaign groups and businesses to work on getting the UK carbon neutral by 2050. In Parliament Gillian has been working to promote the environmental agenda through debates, meetings and lobbying campaigns.

Gillian is also a member of the Conservative Environment Network; a forum for conservatives who support conservation and decarbonisation. She was also the Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for UN Sustainable Goals, since 2017 where representitives from all parties work towards 17 international goals, many of which work to improve the global environment:

Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

Goal 12: Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Goal 13: Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts

Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources

Goal 15: Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss

Keep up to date with her work on Climate Change both in the constituency and in Parliament here.

News

Gillian Lauds Green Industiral Revolution

City's MP debates green energy and electric vehicles in the UK:

Gillian Keegan MP took part in a Queen’s Speech debate in Parliament on the Green Industrial Revolution focusing on green energy and electric vehicle usage in the UK.

Parliament Feels Very Different

Parliament feels very different compared to last year as the Government has a working majority and already things are getting done. Last week after three years we finally passed the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement in the House of Commons to enact the 2016 referendum result.

Gillians speaks on Envrionment Bill in debate

Gillian Keegan:

There is no doubt that the UK is leading the world when it comes to tackling climate change. This Bill allows the Government to map out our path to be net zero by 2050. Progress is so important, as issues such as air quality are really impacting people’s lives today.