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18th January 2022

Climate Change Risk Assessment - 2022

The UK government has published its 3rd climate change risk assessment, highlighting multiple threats that higher temperatures pose to society and the economy. We've compiled a list of helpful resources for environment a...

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14th January 2022

COP26: What matters is what happens next

IEMA Fellow, Dr Nick Murry, reflects on his experience at COP26 and the importance of what happens next.

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11th January 2022

Interview with Professor Duncan McLaren

IEMA’s digital journalist interviewed Professor Duncan McLaren, a research fellow at Lancaster University, who appeared before the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) on 5 January 2022 to give oral evide...

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7th January 2022

Damien Plant - Personal Reflections on COP26: is this the end of the beginning?

Damien Plant MBA FIEMA reflects on his experience at COP26, positive outcomes and the action needed for change.

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6th January 2022

Reflecting on COP26 - Questions & Answers with Anna-Lisa Mills

Reflecting back on 2021, and undoubtedly one of the most significant events in our calendar was COP26, which took place in Glasgow from 31 October - 12 November. SmartCarbon Ltd’s Director Anna-Lisa Mills FIEMA, CEnv, MS...

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15th December 2021

Chair of new Office for Environmental Protection asks sustainability professionals for input

The Chair of the new Office for Environmental Protection (OEP), Dame Glenys Stacey, has called for professionals working in environment and sustainability, to provide feedback on the new public body’s strategic vision wh...

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10th December 2021

Diverse perspectives represented at IEMA Connect 2021 – IEMA’s inaugural annual conference

Speakers from a wide range of professional backgrounds in the environment and sustainability sector were joined by IEMA members at its inaugural annual conference on Thursday 9 December 2021.

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8th December 2021

IEMA responds to BEIS Green Tariffs Call for evidence

IEMA's Policy and Engagement Lead Nick Blyth discusses the recent BEIS Call for Evidence for 'Designing a Framework for Transparency of Carbon Content in Energy Products' and IEMA's response.

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7th December 2021

Unlock the value of assurance to meet your sustainability goals.

Heather Moore, Supply Chain Technical Director for Sustainability at LRQA (official sponsor for IEMA Connect 2021), discusses the value that LRQA can bring to organisations to strengthen the foundations of sustainable bu...

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3rd December 2021

Uncertainty still remains around Plastic Packaging Tax legislation

Plastic Packaging Tax is almost upon us, but much of the detail is still unconfirmed. George Atkinson Policy Manager at IEMA Corporate partner Valpak Limited explains.

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