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Index of Commentaries: 2021

Cultural heritage and climate change adaptation by Dr Kate Crowley (24 May 2021)

The co-benefits of climate action by Neil Jennings (6 May 2021)

Effective local authority climate action by James Dyson and Nuala Burnett (6 May 2021)

Participation and change: Lessons from the future by Lina Brand Correa (8 March 2021)

Tracking local employment in the Green Economy: The PCAN Just Transition jobs tracker by Andrew Sudmant, Nick Robins and Andy Gouldson (5 March 2021)

COVID-19 and climate change: special commentary series 2020

Society as a co-designer of climate action: Learning from COVID-19  by Candice Howarth (16 July 2020)

Covid, climate change and citizens' assemblies: The critical role of deliberations for planned transitions by Adam Corner (6 May 2020)

Five principles to mobilise finance for a sustainable and inclusive recovery by Nick Robins (6 May 2020)

Covid-19: Reclaiming the streets by Alice Creasy (30 April 2020)

Coronavirus: how economic rescue plans can set the global economy on a path to decarbonisation by John Barry (22 April 2020)

Ensuring the place-based impact of carbon tax policy is distributionally fair by Josh Burke (27 April 2020)

Commentaries: 2020

How a just transition can speed up the race to net-zero by Nick Robins (26 November 2020)

Place-based collaborations: What motivates stakeholders to join climate networks? by Katherine Maxwell (21 October 2020)

Building climate resilience knowledge from the ground up by Candice Howarth and Matt Lane (2 October 2020)

We're all in this together - the joys and challenges of unusual alliances by Mike Childs (2 August 2020)

Building a climate commission: Summarising evidence from existing UK case studies by Alice Creasy (8 June 2020)

Decision makers must engage with regional and local media on the issue of climate change by Georgina Collins (27 May 2020)

What have buildings ever done for us, or the climate? by Alice Owen (9 March 2020)

How scientists can work with local media to tell more engaging climate stories by Candice Howarth and Alison Anderson (28 February 2020)

Commentaries: 2019

Can climate commissions own a city's future? by Matthew Lane (16 December 2019)

How Scotland can mobilise finance for a just transition, by William Irwin, Nick Robins and Jamie Brogan (25 October 2019)

Why we need more social science research on climate change, by Sam Fankhauser (10 September 2019)