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Faster, further, fairer: Putting people at the heart of tackling the climate and nature emergency

Publication Report Environment Environmental Justice Commission IPPR
Topic: Environment

People powered solutions to the climate crisis

Addressing the climate crisis, like the coronavirus, has forced us to rethink the ways in which we live and how our neighbourhoods are designed. It has highlighted baked-in inequalities as well as...

22/09/2020
Blog post Expert comment Environment Environmental Justice Commission IPPR

Budget 2020: Level up the economy, step up to the environmental crisis

Rishi Sunak faces one of the most difficult budgets in living memory. The country faces its lowest economic growth rate in a decade, further exacerbated by the expected disruption caused by the...

08/03/2020
Blog post Expert comment Economy Environment Environmental Justice Commission IPPR

Natural Assets North: Flooding in the North

Flooding in the north of England is an urgent and important issue. The month before this report was published, parts of South Yorkshire, as well as Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire...

19/12/2019
Publication Briefing Environment IPPR North

Natural Assets North: Water in the Northern Powerhouse

Without a reliable and sustainable supply of clean water, and effective and efficient wastewater systems, activity in the Northern Powerhouse would quickly grind to a halt. To date, conversations...

29/08/2019
Publication Briefing Environment IPPR North

Natural Assets North: Valuing our northern uplands

Natural Assets North is a new IPPR North project which investigates the natural potential of the north of England, including the quality of its landscape, water and coastlines. The natural capital of...

17/12/2018
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Natural Assets North: the foundations of the Northern Powerhouse

Head North on the M6 over any bank holiday weekend and you’ll find that you are not alone-  because everyone knows that the North is where all the good stuff is – the highest mountains, the best...

19/06/2018
Blog post Expert comment Environment IPPR North