Progress towards delivery of climate change commitments

Climate change is an overarching strategic priority for the Climate Change, Environment, and Infrastructure Committee (“the Committee”). This work encompasses:


>>>   Climate change mitigation: including carbon budgets and targets, and progress towards delivery of the Welsh Government’s Net Zero Wales Carbon Budget 2 (2021-25), and

>>>   Climate change adaptation



Further information on the Committee’s consideration of climate change mitigation and climate change adaptation is available by following the links above, and also under the ‘Related Issues’ or ‘Related Meetings’ tabs.



On 11 January 2023, ahead of the Ministerial scrutiny session planned for the Spring term, the Chair wrote to the Minister for Climate Change (PDF 194KB) in relation to progress towards delivery of climate change commitments.

On 18 November 2022, the Chair wrote to the Minister for Climate Change (PDF 160KB) in relation to climate adaptation and carbon budgets, and the Minister responded to the Chair’s letter (PDF 163KB) on 9 December 2022.


Draft Strategy for Public Engagement & Action on Climate Change (2022-2026): the Minister for Climate Change wrote to the Chair (PDF 89KB) on 20 October in relation to the publication of the draft strategy. Further information in relation to the draft strategy is available on the Welsh Government’s website.

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First published: 16/02/2023