Rt Hon George Eustice MP speech

The minister's first major keynote speech on the government’s environmental ambitions
Rt Hon George Eustice MP speech
"Every country faces a choice as they map out their recovery - store up problems by sticking with the status quo, or get back on our feet by building back better and greener"

On 20 July 2020, Green Alliance hosted an event during which the Defra secretary of state delivered a keynote speech on the government’s environmental ambitions.

Watch it in full, including reflections and questions from the environment sector. 
Listen to the highlights on our podcast.

Celebrating nature writing

An interview with Wainwright Prize nominated authors Jini Reddy and Dara McAnulty
Celebrating nature writing

Sales of books about nature were booming during lockdown, so we were delighted to be able to talk to two of the longlisted authors for this year’s Wainwright Prize for nature writing.

Listen to our fascinating podcast discussion with Jini Reddy, author of Wanderland, and Dara McAnulty, author of Diary of a young naturalist, on the joy of writing about nature and how it is engaging more people with the natural world.

Listen to this podcast 
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Cutting Carbon Now

Cutting Carbon Now
Cutting Carbon Now is our project advocating immediate action across the UK economy to drastically reduce the UK’s contribution to climate change as the UK emerges from the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic. 

The government must be bold and ambitious as it leads us to recovery. We believe the UK can build back better by investing in resource efficient and low carbon industries and the skills needed to support them, ensuring a green and just recovery from Covid-19.

Read about our work on Cutting Carbon Now 


Blueprint for a resilient economy

Five building blocks for recovery
Blueprint for a resilient economy

Economic choices the UK makes now will determine the trajectory of the country for decades to come.

We present the case for action needed in five areas for a resilient recovery that ensures prosperity, health and renewal for the long term.

Read the report: Blueprint for a resilient economy
Press release: 'Urgent revision of planned UK infrastructure projects needed now to achieve green recovery'

The Time is Now

The first ever virtual mass lobby for a fair, green, healthy recovery
The Time is Now

Last year, we came together with other organisations to hold the biggest ever mass lobby of parliament. Twelve thousand people travelled to Westminster to ask their MP to act on climate and nature.

A year on we gave people another chance to meet their MP to ask for a greener, fairer future, this time virtually.

Find out more

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