The social and economic benefits of a circular economy
EU policy key to cutting unemployment and household bills
If the EU raises its game in its forthcoming circular economy policy package there will be significant benefits for European citizens, including new jobs and lower household costs.
Our new infographic demonstrates the need for higher product design standards and producer responsibility requirements that encourage reuse and more demand for recycled materials.
See the infographic
News release: 19 August 2015
Letter to the Prime Minister
We've called on David Cameron to intervene in loss of green policies
Within the first three months of the new government ten different environmental policies have been watered down or scrapped, according to our analysis with a group of nine other leading UK environment organisations.
In a letter to the Prime Minister
from Green Alliance and nine other groups, we have called on him, as a matter of urgency, to clarify his government’s approach to environmental protection and climate security in what is a vital year for action on climate change.
Press release 31 July 2015
The Great Acceleration
What should the UK do to protect natural systems?
In the latest issue of our journal Inside Track
we explore what the Great Acceleration - the huge increase in the environmental impact of human activity since 1950 - means for the UK. We hear from contributors what the political, public and business responses should be and introduce Green Alliance's new Natural Environment theme.
Contributors include Professor Will Steffen
of the Stockholm Resilience Centre; Dame Helen Ghosh
of the National Trust; Professor Dieter Helm; Martin Nesbit
of IEEP; and Dame Fiona Kendrick
Read the latest edition of Inside Track