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The feed behind our food

By Robert Lyons on 12th February 2018
Found in: Research and Resources

The Protein Challenge 2040 new report sets out why retailers and food service businesses should act on sustainability in animal feed, focusing on food security, changing public attitudes and the potential business opportunities.

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Date and Time: 
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 09:00 to 17:00

A solution-oriented day exploring how to achieve a carbon-free Scotland. Speakers include leading figures from the transport and energy sectors like Paul Jordan (Energy Systems Catapult), Gavin Templeton (Green Investment Bank), Jeremy Oppenheim (SystemIQ) and Claire Mack (Scottish Renewables). 

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RTPI South West Seminar: Can you swim? Planning and Climate Change

By Robert Lyons on 7th February 2018
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:30

Bristol

With support from ICE, RICS, RIBA and CIOB

This new book by Bill Scott (University of Bath) and Paul Vare (University of Gloucestershire) comprises 55 brief chapters that identify the main sustainability issues and challenges we now face, explain the ideas that underpin them and their inter-connection, and discuss a range of strategies through which they might be addressed and possibly resolved.

envecon 2018

By Robert Lyons on 7th February 2018
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 08:45 to 19:30

The Royal Society, London

SDRN Mailing, 13 December 2017

By Robert Lyons on 13th December 2017
Found in: News

This In-Depth Report for the EU's Science for Environmental Policy service presents an overview of ideas, debates and progress so far in natural capital accounting, in particular in accounting for ecosystems and their services.

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Support for the plastic bag charge has 'spilled over' into increased support for other charges to reduce waste, say researchers at Cardiff University, including rising supports for an additional 5p charge on plastic water bottles and products with excess packaging.

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This article for Green Alliance by the co-chairs of the ESRC funded Brexit & Environment network notes that while there has been much focus on implementation of a Brexit agreement, three areas are cause for concern after the UK leaves the EU: new policy-making, long-term direction and evaluation.

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The Alliance for Useful Evidence is delighted to publish the translation of the recent French scoping of evidence intermediaries by Agence nouvelle des solidarités actives and partners: 'British What Works Centres: what lessons for evidence-based policy in France?'

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