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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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10th November 2021

IEMA reacts to Environment Act

Landmark Environment Act puts nature’s recovery and sustainability at the heart of the economy

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8th November 2021

IEMA CEO speaks alongside government and haulage industry at Scania COP26 event

Today (Monday 8 November 2021), IEMA’s Chief Executive Officer Sarah Mukherjee MBE spoke at an event near Glasgow hosted by haulage company Scania, to discuss how IEMA and its membership can help transform the transport ...

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8th November 2021

As COP26 moves into its second week, where are we and what can we expect?

IEMA's Press Advisor André Farrar rounds up some of the happenings from COP26 so far, as IEMA have been attending and speaking.

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5th November 2021

IEMA comments on draft Department for Education strategy

IEMA's Martin Baxter discusses how putting climate change and sustainability at the heart of education is key to net-zero transition and nature recovery

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27th October 2021

IEMA reacts to 2021 Budget

In response to the budget announcement in Parliament, IEMA's CEO Sarah Mukherjee MBE said: "In today’s Budget the Chancellor has confirmed an increase of £3.8bn over the parliament in skills funding, which in part is ta...

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25th October 2021

IEMA recommendations feature prominently in Environmental Audit Committee report

The House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee has today (Monday 25 October 2021) published a report with wide ranging recommendations for government on improving green skills and jobs in the UK. The report says that...

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