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28th February 2022

Latest UN climate report warns delays on climate action risk everyone’s future

IEMA's Digital Journalist Tom Pashby discusses the critical findings of the IPCC report.

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28th February 2022

Launch of the Updated EIA Guidance on Assessing GHG Emissions

IEMA's Policy and Engagement Lead for Impact Assessment, Rufus Howard discusses the launch of the IEMA GHG Emissions Guidance, which will help practitioners understand and record the GHG implications of developments, and...

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22nd February 2022

Pressure on household energy bills discussed on IEMA podcast

IEMA's Digital Journalist Tom Pashby discuss the latest episode of IEMA's podcast 'Greening the News with IEMA', as we explore fuel and energy efficiency.

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17th February 2022

Launch of New EIA Guidance on Land and Soils

IEMA's Policy and Engagement Lead for Impact Assessment, Rufus Howard discusses the launch of the new Land and Soils guidance which will help practitioners understand and record the full environmental implications of dev...

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11th February 2022

IEMA responds to DEFRA consultation to ban single-use plastics in England

IEMA’s Policy and Engagement Lead, Adam Batchelor, discusses IEMA’s response to the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs consultation on proposals to ban commonly littered single-use plastic items in England.

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8th February 2022

IEMA responds to EAC’s inquiry on aligning the UK’s economic goals with environmental sustainability

The UK’s Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) are holding evidence sessions this month on Aligning the UK’s economic goals with environmental sustainability. IEMA members worked with Lesley Wilson, IEMA’s new Policy and E...

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1st February 2022

Celebrating LGBT+ History Month as Environment & Sustainability Professionals

IEMA's Digital Journalist Tom Pashby reflects on LGBT+ History Month in their latest blog.

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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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