Biodiversity Net Gain

Good practice principles for development Designing, building, operating and maintaining – each of these stages of a development scheme generates opportunities to help achieve an overall benefit for biodiversity. Realising these opportunities is vital because biodiversity, and the functions it provides, are essential to sustain our society and economy. Achieving these net gains in biodiversity, […]

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Future Megatrends

What are future trends and why are they important? We know the future will be different than today. Look back over your organisation’s history for the past twenty years. Consider how its products, operations and customers have changed over this time. Now think forward twenty years. Think about the environment that your organisation will be working in. How […]

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Climate change and energy

A step change is needed if we are to meet carbon reduction targets for avoiding dangerous climate change. Scientific consensus and projections are overwhelming and are starting to be matched by consensus from business leaders. However a critical component will be the skills agenda and increasing the demand for confident and active environment and sustainability […]

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Beyond the perfect storm

Beyond the Perfect Storm

Transforming the world to sustainability requires organisational leadership, skilled professionals and a desire for change. Concerns that were once viewed as distant and risks that were uncertain are now increasingly having an impact on businesses, economic prosperity and communities, health and wellbeing. Climate change, population growth, threats to nature, resource concerns, and global development pressures […]

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