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Alok Sharma

Position:

  • COP26 President (Cabinet Office) (from 08 Jan 2021)

Responsibility:

Constituency: Reading West

Age:

Public Popularity

Source: https://yougov.co.uk/

In-party Net Satisfaction

Source: ConservativeHome survey of party members, January 2021

Education: 

Reading Blue Coat School 

 

University of Reading

 

Political Positions: 

Remain supporter for EU Referendum, but not a campaigner. 
 
He subsequently backed both the Withdrawal Agreement and the post-Brexit Deal. 
 
Expresses strong opinions about the climate crisis. 
 
Supporter of the expansion of Heathrow Airport, despite previously in 2009 arguing it would incur huge damage to the environment.
 

Current projects:

  • Trip to India ahead of COP27 to boost climate change action there

Past projects:

  • Responsible for the 2020 Energy White Paper, ‘Powering our net zero future in response to tackling climate change’
Alok Sharma has never rebelled against their party in the current parlament
19 May 2021
On 19 May 2021:
Alok Sharma voted yes on Queen's Speech (Motion for an Address)