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Sustainability

Sustainability represents the integration of environmental health, social equity and economic vitality in order to create healthy, diverse and resilient communities, organisations and economies for our current generation and generations to come. The practice of sustainability understands how these issues are interconnected, requires a systems based approach, an acknowledgement of longer term dependencies, and the imperative to collaborate, innovate and resolve sustainability challenges.

Sustainability articles

The war on waste

While children starve, billions of tonnes of food are thrown away each year. David Burrows explores what’s being done about it

2nd February 2023

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Neil Howe takes an in-depth look at the potential impact of the Retained EU Law Bill

2nd February 2023

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Mariana Mazzucato tells Chris Seekings why governments must take inspiration and courage from ‘moonshot’ projects when tackling the world’s greatest challenges

2nd February 2023

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Dr Parag Khanna, founder of FutureMap, talks to Chris Seekings about how climate change, mass migration, globalisation and other powerful trends will force us to reimagine the world map

2nd February 2023

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Chris Seekings investigates the rise of corporate ‘greenhushing’ as companies look to downplay their sustainability credentials

2nd February 2023

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Professionals working in environment and sustainability know it’s impossible to predict the future, especially relating to trends in our sector. With that in mind, I asked IEMA members to send me their thoughts on what we can expect to see in 2023 – a steep challenge.

2nd February 2023

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IEMA has been working with the UK Business and Biodiversity Forum, the RSPB, the Aldersgate Group and the International Chamber of Commerce to create a Nature Positive Business Pledge.

2nd February 2023

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The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) launched its new IWA 42 Net Zero Guidelines at COP27.

2nd February 2023

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