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  • Help shape the Sustainable Health and Care Campaign
    Help shape the Sustainable Health and Care Campaign
    Wednesday 02 August 2017
    People are being encouraged to join the User Reference Group that will support a new campaign of events, awards and conference being run by NHS Employers.
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  • New online assessment tool to support sustainability planning, reporting and action
    New online assessment tool to support sustainability planning, reporting and action
    Tuesday 01 August 2017
    The new tool - that will superseed the GCC - will help organisations assess their sustainability work across 10 areas
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  • A new UK network to help nurses to become more sustainable has been launched
    A new UK network to help nurses to become more sustainable has been launched
    Monday 31 July 2017
    The Green Nurse Network is available for students and practising professionals to consult and keep up-to-date with the best sustainable nursing practice online.
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  • Maps of GCC online assessment use published
    Maps of GCC online assessment use published
    Tuesday 25 July 2017
    The SDU has analysed information on the use and scores of the Good Corporate Citizen (GCC) assessment model which is used by NHS providers and CCGs in England.
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  •  NHS Supply Chain publish latest sustainability report
    NHS Supply Chain publish latest sustainability report
    Friday 21 July 2017
    The report looks delivery efficiencies, labour standards, sustainable food and low carbon organisations
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  • UK Health Alliance on Climate Change seeks communications support
    UK Health Alliance on Climate Change seeks communications support
    Monday 17 July 2017
    The UK Health Alliance on Climate Change, which brings together Britain’s leading health institutions, is currently seeking applications for a hard-working, motivated, and professional...
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  • New sustainable development campaign for the NHS, health and social care to be delivered by NHS Employers
    New sustainable development campaign for the NHS, health and social care to be delivered by NHS Employers
    Tuesday 11 July 2017
    The SDU are pleased to announce that NHS Employers have been awarded a three-year contract to deliver the Sustainable Health and Care Campaign and Awards.
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  • New MSc in Sustainability, Health and Wellbeing course delivered by e-learning
    New MSc in Sustainability, Health and Wellbeing course delivered by e-learning
    Monday 10 July 2017
    This master’s course has been directly tailored to address the urgent need to confront sustainability issues related to health, wellbeing and healthcare provision.
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  • Climate Journal seeks submissions on special issue on Urban Climate, Air Pollution, and Public Health
    Climate Journal seeks submissions on special issue on Urban Climate, Air Pollution, and Public Health
    Friday 07 July 2017
    This special issue aims to explore the complex interactions between urban climate, air pollution and public health in cities around the world. Contributions of original and review...
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  • New report highlights the potential of the local voluntary and community group sector (VCS) in local climate resilience
    New report highlights the potential of the local voluntary and community group sector (VCS) in local climate resilience
    Tuesday 04 July 2017
    The Urban Heat report looks at three research case studies and provides a range of ideas – at local and national levels – for how the role of VCS groups in local climate resilience...
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