Sustainable Development Committee (SDC)
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


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Topic: ‘Personal transportation as a significant contributor to climate change: Strive for more affordable and efficient alternatives.’

The delegate views the topic of our committee as one of very high importance, as the UK government is committed to sustainable development - meaning the current generation’s ability to satisfy its basic needs and enjoy an improving quality of life without compromising the position of future generations. This central principle should be the ground for all future policy development, as it is in our country.

Recognizing the threat created by the ever-so-present climate change, the Parliament of the United Kingdom has established the Climate Change Act 2008. Its main aim is to ensure that the net UK carbon account for all six Kyoto greenhouse gases for...