Baroness Brown appointed new chair of Adaptation Sub Committee

Baroness Brown of Cambridge, Professor Dame Julia King, has been appointed chair of the Committee on Climate Change’s Adaptation Sub-Committee. She will take up the post on 1 February.

Baroness Brown (pictured) succeeds Lord Krebs who led the Adaptation Sub-Committee from its inception in May 2009. he will step down from both the sub committee and Committee on Climate Change at the end of January.