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New Social Tiles 2024 26

The Labour Party launched their manifesto in Manchester today. Following the IEMA analysis of the Lib Dem, Tory and Green Party manifestos, Ben Goodwin, Director of Policy and Public Affairs at IEMA, looks at what the Labour Party has prioritised in relation to the sustainability agenda.

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The Liberal Democrats have taken the plunge and become the first of the major political parties in this general election campaign to launch their party manifesto. IEMA’s Chloë Fiddy looks at how their policies stack up in terms of the environment and sustainability

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The Conservatives have become the second party to launch their programme for government, which they aim to deliver should they win the election on the 4th of July. IEMA's Ben Goodwin pulls out some of the relevant pledges sets down and looks at how they compare with what IEMA's policy calls entailed.

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The Green Party manifesto contains many of the themes you might expect and few surprises, but also some quite bold ideas that have the potential to deliver a green economy and a £40bn investment plan per year to do so. IEMA's Lesley Wilson discusses.

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