17 Total Quotes

Margaret Beckett Quotes

Margaret Beckett
Innovation needs to be encouraged so that land managers can seize opportunities related to climate change mitigation and adoption.
Margaret Beckett
#Adoption

Margaret Beckett
[Taking a lighter view of the] ILOVEYOU ... sorry or pleased that as far as I'm aware, I have not received an e-mail saying 'I love you.'
Margaret Beckett
#I Love You

Margaret Beckett
The focus of our agenda for this meeting is on energy, and on how we can make better use of technology to make the transition to a low-carbon economy.
Margaret Beckett
#Energy

Margaret Beckett
This campaign is about giving people confidence the work is being done.
Margaret Beckett
#Confidence

Margaret Beckett
We are keeping these issues under review but there are lots of questions about the effectiveness of the vaccine and how it will mask the disease. We don't rule out the use of vaccine but there are a number of questions still to be addressed.
Margaret Beckett
#Effectiveness

Margaret Beckett
It is excellent news that we will soon be able to increase our supplies of home-produced beef.
Margaret Beckett
#Home

Margaret Beckett
sorry or pleased that as far as I'm aware, I have not received an e-mail saying 'I love you.'
Margaret Beckett
#Love #I Love You

Margaret Beckett
I have to tell you that, sadly, this affectionate greeting contains a virus which has immobilized the House's internal communication system.
Margaret Beckett
#Communication

Margaret Beckett
There are some problems remaining but what we have to be wary of is creating further problems ourselves.
Margaret Beckett
#Problems

Margaret Beckett
The public utilities and the public services are among the people who have done the most preparatory work.
Margaret Beckett
#People

Margaret Beckett
[Steadfastly determined to address global warming, the European Union said this week that it will adopt a more flexible approach to the problem for the purpose of gaining allies in the effort, but that a softer approach should not be confused with a softer stance on the issue.] It is not a sign that the European Union is in some way diminishing our strong pursuit of strong action to tackle climate change, ... We have to engage with other players and we cannot simply dictate.
Margaret Beckett
#Global Warming

Margaret Beckett
It is imperative that we find new ways to cooperate and develop a shared understanding of how the world can respond to climate change.
Margaret Beckett
#Understanding

Margaret Beckett
Technology is essential to make the transition to a low-carbon economy and targets ... have a vital role to play in driving forward that progress.
Margaret Beckett
#Economy

Margaret Beckett
It is clear that for China and India the priority is (economic) development.
Margaret Beckett
#China

Margaret Beckett
Sustainable development is a key issue for the UK's Presidency, and at our meeting we will be talking about climate change and about how to make agriculture more sustainable.
Margaret Beckett
#Climate

Margaret Beckett
We believe we can reach the 20% target with support from all sections of the economy and society.
Margaret Beckett
#Economy