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23rd March 2022

IEMA reacts to Spring Statement

IEMA, the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment, has reacted to the Chancellor’s Spring Statement.

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16th March 2022

IEMA responds to Environmental Targets

Commenting on the publication of the Government’s Nature Recovery Green Paper and consultation on proposed legally binding environmental targets, IEMA’s Policy and External Affairs Director Martin Baxter said: “We urgent...

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28th February 2022

IEMA's CEO reacts to IPCC report

IEMA's CEO Sarah Mukherjee MBE reacts to today's UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, highlighting the severity of climate change and the urgent need for green skills and actionable change to trans...

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7th February 2022

IEMA highlights green skills this National Apprenticeship Week

Celebrating the start of National Apprenticeship Week, Martin Baxter, Policy and External Affairs Director at the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) said: “The transition to the green economy of ...

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3rd February 2022

IEMA's Head of Policy reacts to report on phasing out gas boilers to cut emissions from houses

Reacting to today's report from the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee on the phasing out of gas boilers as part of efforts to cut emissions from houses, IEMA's Head of Policy Ben Goodwin says, “The BEIS ...

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20th January 2022

Scientists announce humanity remains close to “self-annihilation” due to inaction on climate emergency

IEMA's Digital Journalist Tom Pashby reports on today's Doomsday clock announcement.

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20th January 2022

IEMA reacts to Government's response to EAC Green Jobs report

The Government has responded to the Environmental Audit Committee’s report on Green Jobs, indicating that key government departments are not currently represented in its Green Jobs Delivery Group, and that no changes wil...

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12th January 2022

Meet IEMA’s new Policy and Practice Committee

The inaugural meeting of IEMA’s first ever Policy and Practice Committee (PPC) took place earlier today on Wednesday 12th January. The PPC was created following a review of the Institute’s governance structures in 2021 p...

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11th January 2022

IEMA comments on Biodiversity Net Gain consultation

As the government announce the consultation for implementing of the new Biodiversity Net Gain requirement, IEMA’s Director of Policy and External Affairs Martin Baxter said: “Reversing the decline of the natural environm...

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10th January 2022

IEMA responds to BEC report, 'meeting housing demand'

Commenting on the House of Lords Built Environment Committee report out today that highlights too many people are living in unaffordable, rundown, expensive accomodation, IEMA's Head of Policy Ben Goodwin says: "The need...

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