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New requirements for developers to deliver a minimum of 10% biodiversity net gain (BNG) on large developments have come into force. Lesley Wilson, IEMA’s Policy and Engagement Lead on biodiversity and natural capital, tells us more.

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IEMA and the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries have released a new and updated user guide to support the reading, understanding, and use of climate-related financial disclosures. IEMA's Chloë Wallington Fiddy discusses the new publication in our latest blog.

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As we mark LGBT+ History Month, we speak with members of IEMA's DSI LGBTQI+ network about their experiences and inspiration during this important month of reflection and celebration.

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The following blog has been written by Rufus Howard, the Guest Editor of Volume 1 of the IEMA Sustainable Finance Insight Journal: Competency, Skills and Certification in Sustainable Finance.

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