Category - Environment

  • March 1, 2012

    Scottish Government ministers have been asked to give public assurances that their Climate Justice Fund will be ‘new’ rather than recycled money.

  • February 5, 2012

    A coalition of civil society leaders from UK organisations with more than 12 million members has called on community energy to play a substantial role in meeting Britain''s climate change targets.

  • January 30, 2012

    In June 2012, the world's leaders will meet in Rio to set the global sustainability agenda for the next decade.

  • December 24, 2011

    The Church of Scotland has said it is not happy with the way a consultation into feed-in tariffs has been carried out.

  • December 13, 2011

    Low growth offers us the opportunity to re-assess our values, says Jill Segger. She suggests that this may be the time to question consumer orthodoxies and to consider a more just and rational use of resources.

  • December 8, 2011

    Religious observance has declined over the years, the British Social Attitudes survey confirmed. The 28th report, published in December 2011, indicated that 50 per cent did not affiliate to a religion, and some who did seldom attended religious services or meetings.

  • October 12, 2011

    The National Trust's ‘Up for Grabs' campaign against sweeping planning reforms is being strongly backed by community and environmental groups.

  • October 2, 2011

    “Slow down,you move too fast” In the 45 years which have passed since Paul Simon wrote the 59th Street Bridge Song, we have come to move a whole lot faster.

  • September 30, 2011

    Environmentalists scientists, educators and representatives of charities, NGOs and faith groups met in Cambridge 26-28 September to consider 'Sustainability in crisis'.

  • September 28, 2011

    The Geneva Interfaith Forum on Climate Change, Environment and Human Rights is an informal group of faith-based NGOs that gathered in September 2011 to reaffirm the responsibility of each faith and spiritual tradition to care for the environment and to play a role in addressing climate change and its impact on the human rights of the world’s population. This is its call for action.