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20th January
2015

New GHG Guidance Welcomed, But Still Some Challenges Ahead

Following today’s launch of the World Resources Institute’s (WRI) new GHG accounting guidance, IEMA has “broadly welcomed” the publication, but warns of some potential challenges for Environment & Sustainability prof...

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15th December
2014

No Time for a Breather

IEMA Says EC Must Push Ahead with Action on Circular Economy and Improved Air Quality in 2015 The Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA) is concerned by the European Commission’s plans to drop it...

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12th December
2014

IEMA calls for Government and business commitment to a sustainability skills strategy

Skills Position Statement launched at IEMA Parliamentary event this week. IEMA has issued an urgent call to action for Government and businesses to fill the environment and sustainability skills gap. The global economy i...

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4th December
2014

Overwhelming Support for Revised ISO 14001

The revision of ISO 14001, the international environmental management system standard, is moving into its final stages with the results of the latest positive ballot on the Draft International Standard. Welcoming the s...

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27th November
2014

IEMA Pleased to Name Latest Successful Upgrades

41 IEMA Members have been successful in achieving their goal to become an AIEMA, MIEMA or CEnv. We would like to congratulate each and every one of the Members listed here on their dedication and success. Associa...

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25th November
2014

Read Tim Balcons Latest CEO Blog – 'In it for the long term'

IEMA’s CEO calls for an end to “short termist” attitudes It is more essential than ever to protect environmental management, as a practice and as a profession, from distortion. I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately,...

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18th November
2014

Number of ISO 14001 Certificates Tops 300,000

UK Shows Encouraging Growth in Latest ISO 14001 Data The latest data on the uptake of the international Environmental Management System standard ISO 14001 shows that the number of certificates issued worldwide has exceed...

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13th November
2014

Over 50 Members Have Just Upgraded

Achieving an IEMA Professional level of Membership is the goal of many Environment & Sustainability Professionals, and yet another batch of candidates can say they’ve been successful. These 51 Members (see below) hav...

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27th October
2014

IEMA Responds to Brussels Energy and Climate Change Summit Outcomes

40% reduction is a "minimum baseline says IEMA. On the evening of Thursday 23 October, EU leaders committed that by 2030, greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced by at least 40%, while there will be an increase in ener...

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20th October
2014

ESOS Launch Energizes New Opportunities for IEMA Members

IEMA’s approval to operate assessment register opens up new opportunities for Members. With the recent launch of the Environment Agency’s Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme (ESOS), Auditor Members of IEMA have just become...

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