Minutes of ASC meeting, 18 January 2018

Agenda and minutes of the Adaptation Sub-Committee meeting on 18 January 2018.

Topics discussed included:

  • a proposed outline for the ASC’s forthcoming report on coasts
  • a draft proposal for the ASC’s second evaluation of Scotland’s Climate Change Adaptation Programme (SCCAP)
  • an update on Defra’s 25-year environment plan and the proposed independent environmental body to monitor environmental standards
  • a presentation from Mark Lewis (Barclays) on climate-related financial disclosure
  • an update from Daniel Johns (Defra) about the department’s agricultural policy and priorities