Our city’s shared plan to tackle climate change

Manchester Climate Change Agency


The Manchester Climate Change Agency and Partnership are responsible for overseeing and championing climate change action in the city. Manchester Climate Change Agency was established in September 2015 by the Manchester: A Certain Future Steering Group, Manchester City Council and BDP.


For further information about the work of the Agency and Partnership visit our annual reports page.




Programme Director

Jonny Sadler

Jonny is Programme Director for the Manchester Climate Change Agency. Working to the Climate Change Agency Board of Directors, he is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Agency, development of new partnerships to strengthen climate change action across the city, and working with partners to promote Manchester as a leading city for its progress and innovative stakeholder-led approach. Prior to working for Manchester Climate Change Agency, Jonny was Environmental Strategy Manager at Manchester City Council.


Project Development and Funding Manager

Lisa Lingard

Lisa is Project Development and Funding Manager for the Manchester Climate Change Agency. She is responsible for working with partners to lead and support the development of new projects and bids for funding. Previously she was Principal Environmental Strategy Officer at Manchester City Council. 


Carbon Literate Organisation

Manchester Climate Change Agency is a Gold Carbon Literate Organisation. Click here to download a summary of what we are already doing. For further information on The Carbon Literacy Project click here.


Annual Accounts

The Agency's annual accounts are available from Companies House and by clicking here