The LGA Podcast


Local Action For Our Environment: Public engagement challenges – collaboration

Season 1, Ep. 4

This episode will look at how the public can be involved in decision making on climate change, how councils can work with their residents and communities and discuss how to engage communities through these methods. Climate Assembly UK was a high-profile example of engaging the public in climate decision-making. Multiple local climate assemblies and juries have also received attention, such as Kendal’s Citizen’s Jury.

Guest speakers:

  • Sarah Allan, Director of Capacity Building and Standards, Involve
  • Chris Bagshaw, Town Clerk, Kendal Town Council

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