News

  • Greener NHS Dashboard Update
    Greener NHS Dashboard Update
    Thursday 02 July 2020
    The sustainability metrics available for organisations will now include information on MDI inhaler prescription and Sustainable Development Assessment Tool (SDAT) use and assessment...
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  • Newcastle Hospitals SHINE report shows progress across carbon, waste, plastics and much more
    Newcastle Hospitals SHINE report shows progress across carbon, waste, plastics and much more
    Thursday 02 July 2020
    The Trust’s report shows the benefits from embedding climate action as a strategic priority for the organisation
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  • Understanding your organisation’s sustainability performance
    Understanding your organisation’s sustainability performance
    Wednesday 01 July 2020
    Do you use a system to monitor your organisation’s environmental performance – or are you looking for one? We want to hear your thoughts
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  • Public want post lockdown steps for economy to drive progress to net zero target
    Public want post lockdown steps for economy to drive progress to net zero target
    Tuesday 30 June 2020
    An overwhelming majority of Climate Assembly UK members say Government, employers and others should support changes to the economy and lifestyles which help achieve the UK’s net zero...
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  • Climate Change Committee (CCC) pushes for green recovery from COVID-19
    Climate Change Committee (CCC) pushes for green recovery from COVID-19
    Thursday 25 June 2020
    CCC progress report urges we seize the opportunity to turn the COVID-19 crisis into a defining moment in the fight against Climate Change.
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  • New WWF report warns of future pandemics unless action is taken
    New WWF report warns of future pandemics unless action is taken
    Tuesday 23 June 2020
    Increasing pressures on nature from wildlife exploitation and unsustainable food systems increase the likelihood of future pandemics
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  • The NHS in England is recruiting its Director for Sustainable Development.
    The NHS in England is recruiting its Director for Sustainable Development.
    Tuesday 23 June 2020
    Your primary job will be to get the NHS to net zero as rapidly as possible.
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  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launches the Sustainable Health Procurement Guidance Note
    United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launches the Sustainable Health Procurement Guidance Note
    Monday 08 June 2020
    The guidance aims to improve access to quality health products with wider environmental considerations
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  • We are recruiting roles to support the Greener NHS programme
    We are recruiting roles to support the Greener NHS programme
    Friday 05 June 2020
    The Sustainable Development Unit (SDU), part of NHS England and NHS Improvement’s Strategy Group is recruiting two key roles
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  • SDU Director Sonia Roschnik is leaving to take up new role with Healthcare Without Harm Global
    SDU Director Sonia Roschnik is leaving to take up new role with Healthcare Without Harm Global
    Thursday 04 June 2020
    The current SDU Director will join the international NGO in July as International Climate Policy Director
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