Alok Sharma from Nice Britain gives to step down as Minister of Financial Affairs to chair the local weather summit The Occasions

© Reuters. UK Economy Secretary Alok Sharma speaks during a virtual press conference on COVID-19 at 10 Downing Street in London

(Reuters) – UK Economy Secretary Alok Sharma offered to step down from his ministerial position to take on a full-time role in preparing to chair the United Nations COP26 climate summit, The Times https://www.thetimes.co .uk / article / let-me-quit-the-government-to-lead-climate-talks-says-Alok-Sharma-z7hvnqgqd reported on Saturday.

Alok Sharma, who is also president of this year’s climate summit, told Prime Minister Boris Johnson that he would rather give up his position as minister of economics than step down from his role as envoy on climate change, the newspaper reported.

In December, Johnson’s office denied a report that his predecessor David Cameron should replace Sharma as president of the UN COP26 climate change summit next year.

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