Tory MP Kwasi Kwarteng is ready to switch Mr Sharma as Secretary of State for Enterprise, Vitality and Industrial Technique, Downing Avenue stated.
Talking on his new appointment, Mr Sharma stated he was “delighted to have been requested by the PM to dedicate all my energies” to the function.
In a press release launched by No 10, it stated that Mr Sharma will proceed as a full member of the Cupboard in his new function and “solely concentrate on driving ahead co-ordinated world motion to sort out local weather change.”
“With a wealth of expertise working within the division, with business and throughout Authorities in his earlier function as minister of state, Kwasi Kwarteng will lead and convey collectively work on enterprise, science and innovation to unleash funding and development in his new function as Secretary of State” it added.
The federal government stated the local weather convention can be the most important summit the UK has ever hosted, bringing collectively representatives from practically 200 international locations.
The 2-week summit, which was as a consequence of be held final yr however was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, goals to galvanise a renewed worldwide dedication to an accord brokered in Paris in 2015 aimed toward stabilising the Earth’s local weather.