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APSRG resource and waste strategy

Key principles of Extended Producer Responsibility: maximising impact within the Resources and Waste Strategy

19th July 2018
Following up from the APSRG's previous Resources & Waste Strategy seminar covering the Next Steps on Resource Productivity, the All-Party Parliamentary Sustainable Resource Group (APSRG) is pleased to announce a new round of debate, this time around the Key principles of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR), particularly for electrical and electronic devices.
House building actvity

'Greening' Britain's Infrastructure Reception

18th July 2018
This summer is important for planning the country’s future infrastructure needs. The National Infrastructure Assessment (NIA) will, according to the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC), ‘analyse the UK’s long-term economic infrastructure needs, outline a strategic vision over the next 30 years, and set out recommendations for how identified needs should be met.’
Future Gas Series part 2: producing low carbon gas

LAUNCH: Future Gas Series Part 2 - Producing Low Carbon Gas

10th July 2018
Carbon Connect is launching the second in its three-part research project: the Future Gas Series. The research is investigating the opportunities and challenges associated with low carbon gases.
New building: greening britain's infrastructure

Greening Britain's Infrastructure

7th June 2018
This summer is an important one for planning the country’s future infrastructure needs. The National Infrastructure Assessment (NIA) will, according to the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC), ‘analyse the UK’s long-term economic infrastructure needs, outline a strategic vision over the next 30 years, and set out recommendations for how identified needs should be met.’
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Tackling mental health problems in children and young people: the importance of early intervention

16th May 2018
Tackling mental health problems in children and young people: the importance of early intervention. A joint event by the All-Party Parliamentary Health Group and CLOSER, the home of longitudinal research
Finance

Green Finance Taskforce: The role of finance in tackling climate change

5th June 2018
In September 2017, the UK Government launched the Green Finance Taskforce. This brought together leaders from the financial sector to make recommendations on accelerating the growth of green finance in the UK. The recommendations were published in March 2018 but were, as the Chair of the Taskforce Sir Roger Gifford wrote in his preface, “the beginning, not the end of this work”.

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