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COP26 – good COP, bad COP or COP out?

As the COP26 talks taking place in Glasgow have now finally concluded, IEMA’s Head of Policy, Ben Goodwin, discusses the outcomes and next steps. READ HERE.

Want to know more about COP26 and what it all means? Read our COP 101 here.

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Catch up on IEMA COP26 Webinars

In the build-up to COP26, we hosted weekly webinars on critical COP themes: climate change, climate security and risk, sustainable finance and the role of nature, featuring special guest speakers. Catch up on any you missed below:

Featured COP26 articles

Seven out of 10 councils lack finance for net-zero transition

Financial constraints are the biggest challenge for seven out of 10 councils when looking to achieve net-zero emissions, a survey of decision-makers at 50 UK local authorities has uncovered.

20th May 2022

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IEMA has urged the UK government to focus on delivering sustainable growth for the country after 38 bills were unveiled in the Queen's speech today.

10th May 2022

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The Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) has today published its first monitoring report on the UK government’s 25 Year Environment Plan, warning that progress so far has been “slow”.

12th May 2022

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The climate targets of oil and gas majors rely heavily on emissions mitigation technologies (EMTs) that are expensive and unproven at scale, analysis by Carbon Tracker has uncovered.

12th May 2022

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IEMA and Deloitte have today published a new report outlining how organisations can accelerate the development of green skills across the UK's workforce.

28th April 2022

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The UK government has today unveiled a new strategy detailing how the country's education sector will become a “world leader in climate change” by 2030.

21st April 2022

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A group of European mayors have published an 'emergency plan' to help tackle spiralling fossil fuel prices and prevent millions of people being pushed into energy poverty.

21st April 2022

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Limiting global warming to 2°C above pre-industrial levels is now possible if all nations honour the climate pledges made at the Glasgow COP26 conference last year, a new study has found.

14th April 2022

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High investor demand and regulatory pressures saw assets in climate-focused funds double to a record $408bn (£313bn) last year, according to a report from Morningstar.

21st April 2022

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