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Radio interview on UK flood risk

in the news Michal Nachmany  12 May, 2019

In conversation with John Nicolson on Talk Radio. 12 May 2019


Responding with urgency: the role of UK aid in combating climate change

a commentary by Patrick Curran  9 May, 2019

Patrick Curran considers the findings of a new parliamentary report on UK aid for combating climate change. read more »


UK aid spending risks undermining government efforts to address climate change

Press release  8 May, 2019

The UK can provide global leadership by taking a more joined-up approach to its international aid spending to make sure it is not undermining its own efforts to address the … read more »


Urgent response needed from UK Government on net-zero emissions

Urgent response needed from UK Government on net-zero emissions

a commentary by Bob Ward  3 May, 2019

Bob Ward sets out five urgent actions for the UK Government in response to the Committee on Climate Change’s new report on achieving net-zero emissions read more »


Government has now been “passed the baton” of net zero climate change target

Press release  2 May, 2019

The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has today (Thursday 2nd May) published its report ‘Net Zero The UK’s contribution to stopping global warming’ which sets out advice to government on … read more »


A renewal of purpose: why finance must embrace its role in the ecological transition

Commentary  1 May, 2019

The financial sector must seize the strategic opportunity to drive the net-zero-carbon transition, supported by government through clear policy signals and regulatory frameworks, says Spain’s Minister for the Ecological Transition, Teresa Ribera, in this post for the Sustainable Finance Leadership series. read more »


What is net zero?

a commentary by Josh Burke  30 April, 2019

What does ‘net-zero’ emissions mean and what are the challenges – from technological to moral – to achieving it, in the UK and worldwide? read more »


Insurers could find opportunities in preparing for disasters

Insurers could find opportunities in preparing for disasters

in the news Swenja Surminski  30 April, 2019

Commercial Risk, 30 April 2019  


Remarks on “development and growth” by Nicholas Stern

Remarks on “development and growth” by Nicholas Stern

an announcement featuring Nicholas Stern  26 April, 2019

Edited version (with references) of a talk given by Nicholas Stern for Jim Mirrlees’ Memorial Conference at Nuffield College, Oxford on 26 April 2019.


The ‘Mail on Sunday’ uses fake news to attack Sir David Attenborough

a commentary by Bob Ward  26 April, 2019

Over the past few weeks, climate change deniers have launched waves of desperate attacks against Sir David Attenborough, using innuendo and false rumour to try to discredit his new programmes on climate change. Here Bob Ward sets out evidence that refutes these unfounded allegations. read more »