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Climate-Related Financial Disclosures

EDM number 994 in 2017-19, proposed by Edward Davey on 27/02/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Climate change, Environmental protection, Financial institutions and Financial services.

That this House recognises that the City of London plays a leading role in the global finance industry; welcomes initiatives designed to promote green finance, such as the Green Finance Taskforce; recognises that enabling financial flows through data and disclosure is important in upholding this status and meeting the goals of the Paris climate agreement; calls on the Government to implement the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-­related Financial Disclosures, which was initiated by the Governor of the Bank of England; and urges the Government to enhance the UK's corporate reporting regime by requiring financial institutions and companies to outline how they will mitigate climate-related financial risk, and how their businesses are innovating to promote a low-carbon economy.

This motion has been signed by a total of 21 MPs.

Edward Davey27/02/2018Kingston and SurbitonLiberal DemocratProposed
Peter Aldous27/02/2018WaveneyConservativeSeconded
Roger Godsiff27/02/2018Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSeconded
Caroline Lucas27/02/2018Brighton, PavilionGreenSeconded
Peter Bottomley28/02/2018Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Tim Farron28/02/2018Westmorland and LonsdaleLiberal DemocratSeconded
Jim Cunningham28/02/2018Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Ben Lake28/02/2018CeredigionPlaid CymruSigned
Chris Stephens28/02/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Christine Jardine05/03/2018Edinburgh WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Hugh Gaffney07/03/2018Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSigned
Jo Swinson08/03/2018East DunbartonshireLiberal DemocratSigned
Matt Western08/03/2018Warwick and LeamingtonLabourSigned
Tom Brake12/03/2018Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Layla Moran12/03/2018Oxford West and AbingdonLiberal DemocratSigned
Chris Law12/03/2018Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Wera Hobhouse15/03/2018BathLiberal DemocratSigned
Ruth Cadbury20/03/2018Brentford and IsleworthLabourSigned
Norman Lamb21/03/2018North NorfolkLiberal DemocratSigned
Alistair Carmichael26/03/2018Orkney and ShetlandLiberal DemocratSigned
Caroline Spelman19/04/2018MeridenConservativeSigned

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