Ireland ranked worst EU country for tackling climate change

Ireland is doing the least of all EU member states to tackle climate change, a new ranking has revealed, although no country is taking sufficient action to deliver the Paris Agreement.

Energy | Climate change | Fossil fuels | 11 December 2018
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Gove unveils amendment to Fisheries Bill

The UK government could be legally required to pursue a greater share of fishing opportunities for British vessels when negotiating a fisheries agreement with the EU.

10 December 2018

Investors warn of new financial crash without greater climate action

The world is facing an economic crash “three or four times” the scale of the 2008 financial crisis unless more is done to tackle climate change, Schroders has warned.

10 December 2018


Editor's Pick

Into the deep

Business & Industry | Technology | Marine | 2 November 2018

Dieter Helm: the straight talker

Top energy economist Dieter Helm has a reputation for not mincing his words. He talks to Huw Morris about Brexit, vested interests and why the UK is in a mess about waste.

2 November 2018

CE: circle of influence

Emanuela VanacoreJosh Fothergill, Derek Diener and Mats Williander explore the role ISO 14001 and BS 8001 could play in helping companies manage their environmental aspects.

2 November 2018

Valuing the intangible

Catherine Early reports back from the 2018 Valuing Landscape conference, where landscape and built environment professionals heard the latest thinking on how nature and its benefits can be valued

2 November 2018


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Updates for November 2018. 


Food and drink | Waste | Pollution & Waste Management | 7 December 2018


Legislation updates for November 2018. 
6 December 2018

Northern Ireland

Legislation updates for November 2018. 
5 December 2018

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IEMA's November events. 

2 November 2018

Quote unquote - November 2018

Feedback from our members on TRANFORM's November issue. 

2 November 2018

New CPD platform in January 2019

Following great feedback from members about how we could make maintaining a CPD record easier and more valuable, IEMA is getting ready to activate a new online system at the start of next year.

2 November 2018

Expanding our influence

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: there is no better source of collective environment and sustainability knowledge than the IEMA membership. 

2 November 2018

2018 Talanoa Dialogue Platform launched

Further to IEMA’s confirmed presence at COP24, we have also submitted evidence into the COP Talanoa Dialogue.

2 November 2018

IEMA assists with review of Modern Slavery Act

In early autumn, IEMA and our members were selected by the UK Home Office to contribute to a review of the world’s first dedicated Modern Slavery Act.

2 November 2018
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