Our latest IEMA News

20th January 2022

Scientists announce humanity remains close to “self-annihilation” due to inaction on climate emergency

IEMA's Digital Journalist Tom Pashby reports on today's Doomsday clock announcement.

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20th January 2022

IEMA reacts to Government's response to EAC Green Jobs report

The Government has responded to the Environmental Audit Committee’s report on Green Jobs, indicating that key government departments are not currently represented in its Green Jobs Delivery Group, and that no changes wil...

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12th January 2022

Meet IEMA’s new Policy and Practice Committee

The inaugural meeting of IEMA’s first ever Policy and Practice Committee (PPC) took place earlier today on Wednesday 12th January. The PPC was created following a review of the Institute’s governance structures in 2021 p...

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11th January 2022

IEMA comments on Biodiversity Net Gain consultation

As the government announce the consultation for implementing of the new Biodiversity Net Gain requirement, IEMA’s Director of Policy and External Affairs Martin Baxter said: “Reversing the decline of the natural environm...

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10th January 2022

IEMA responds to BEC report, 'meeting housing demand'

Commenting on the House of Lords Built Environment Committee report out today that highlights too many people are living in unaffordable, rundown, expensive accomodation, IEMA's Head of Policy Ben Goodwin says: "The need...

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7th January 2022

Join the new IEMA Policy and Practice Steering Group on Biodiversity and Natural Capital

Biodiversity and natural capital are critical in supporting the sustainability of business, people and planet. There is a wellspring of interest in this area not only in UK policy and but also in international activities...

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22nd December 2021

IEMA’s CEO appointed to the Environment Agency Board

We are delighted to announce that IEMA’s CEO Sarah Mukherjee MBE, has been appointed to the Environment Agency Board as a Non-Executive Director, commencing on January 10th 2022, for 4 years. Part of Sarah's role on the ...

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3rd December 2021

IEMA welcomes new policy and practice team starters

This week three new staff members join IEMA’s policy and practice team to take forward our work on biodiversity, circular economy and business partnership building with Natural England’s Nature Recovery Network.

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2nd December 2021

IEMA welcomes delivery giant DHL as total number of corporate partners hits 250

IEMA is pleased to welcome DHL, the world’s leading logistics company, as the latest major corporation to join its growing community of individuals and organisations.

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15th November 2021

COP26 – good COP, bad COP or COP out?

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

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