Committee on Climate Change
The Committee on Climate Change (the CCC) is an independent, statutory body established under the Climate Change Act 2008.
The purpose is to advise the UK Government and Devolved Administrations on emissions targets and report to Parliament on progress made in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and preparing for climate change.
Provide independent advice on setting and meeting carbon budgets and preparing for climate change
Monitor progress in reducing emissions and achieving carbon budgets and targets
Conduct independent analysis into climate change science, economics and policy
Engage with a wide range of organisations and individuals to share evidence and analysis
At the time of publication, the team writing the 2018 Progress Report to Parliament was led by Chris Stark, Adrian Gault, and David Joffe and included: Sasha Abraham, Tom Andrew, Owen Bellamy, Ellie Davies, Aaron Goater, Rachel Hay, Mike Hemsley, Jenny Hill, Ewa Kmietowicz, Sarah Livermore, Richard Millar, Alexandra Scudo, Indra Thillainathan, Mike Thompson, and Nathan Wyatt. Other members of the Secretariat who contributed to this report: Jo Barrett, Yogini Patel, Joanna Ptak, Penny Seera, Sean Taylor, and Steve Westlake.