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Climate change is not just an environmental challenge but a
pressing social justice issue with direct economic impacts. A
changing climate will have a disproportionate effect on the poorest
communities, both in developing communities and at home.
Groundwork has been tackling poor environmental quality and
helping to support local economies in the UK's most deprived
neighbourhoods for more than 25 years. People in these
communities are already disproportionately affected by climate
change, and they are often worst placed to deal with the financial
In our policy paper, 'Adapt & Survive',
Groundwork six key messages are: