Why the UK needs a Climate Change Impacts Fund

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Bob Ward explains why he has launched a new petition calling for a tax avoidance crackdown to create a dedicated fund to combat climate impacts

Today I am launching a new petition in a bid to create a serious debate about how the UK should pay the increasing costs of dealing with extreme weather events, such as flooding, which are being made worse...

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