Department for Culture Media and Sport
The UK Climate Change Projections 2009 show that we can expect hotter summers, wetter winters and more extreme weather in the future.
Climate Change has the potential to impact on all areas of DCMS business including:
However, a changing climate could also provide opportunities, with a greater call for outside events and sports in summer, an increase in tourism, and investment in sustainable architecture.
We, and our sectors, also have a role in mitigating future damage by reducing carbon emissions and contributing to the overall UK and global drive to create a more sustainable future.