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13th May
2021

Climate and Security – Are they related?

Lt Gen Richard Nugee, CB, CVO, CBE, writes an exclusive blog for IEMA members, discussing his thoughts on why climate change is a security issue and what role IEMA can play in our corporate partnership with the MOD.

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12th May
2021

Mandating climate-related financial reporting: IEMA's response to Government Consultation

IEMA's Policy & Engagement Lead Nick Blyth addresses IEMA's response to the Government’s latest consultation and that companies should understand and report on their climate-related risks and opportunities.

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4th May
2021

Environmental professionals have a lot on their plate in 2021

Colin Robertson MIEMA CEnv discusses the clear link between food waste and climate and how Bettys & Taylors are monitoring and tracking waste, improving forecasting systems, and working with WRAP’s Guardians of Grub camp...

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22nd April
2021

Earth Day 2021: Voices for the Future

IEMA CEO Sarah Mukherjee discusses the importance of Earth Day, the future generation's voice, equity and opportunities to learn from one emergency in dealing with another.

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19th April
2021

IEMA Environmental Impact Assessment Quality Mark – 10 Year Anniversary

Over the past decade the IEMA EIA Quality Mark scheme has enhanced Environmental Impact Assessment, allowing consultancies and developers that lead UK EIA to commit to undertaking quality practice and producing effective...

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15th April
2021

Why does 96% of our most valuable resource go unused?

Polly Gourlay MIEMA CENV takes a personal look back on the past 12 months, how C19, the climate crisis and economic downturn have shifted the trajectory of her career into the technology sector. Reflections on the accele...

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31st March
2021

HCLG Committee publishes IEMA evidence to its planning inquiry

The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (HCLGC) has published IEMA’s written evidence to its inquiry into the future of the planning system in England.

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31st March
2021

IEMA releases 2020 Impact Report

IEMA's Head of Media, Abigail Simmons discusses the release of IEMA's 2020 Impact Report, as we look back at an unprecedented year and how IEMA and its members responded and made strides for sustainability.

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18th March
2021

Diversity within the environment profession: why it really matters to support people of colour

IEMA CEO Sarah Mukherjee draws from her own experiences as she discusses the severe lack of diversity and inclusion within the sustainability profession and environment sector.

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18th March
2021

Businesses come together to launch new biodiversity forum

IEMA's Head of Policy Ben Goodwin discusses the range of UK businesses that came together at an online event this morning to launch a new forum aimed at raising the profile of the challenges and opportunities that action...

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