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'

Special podcast interview

Interview with Emma Howard Boyd, chair of the Environment Agency
Special podcast interview

This is a special podcast episode in which Shaun Spiers interviews Emma Howard Boyd, chair of the Environment Agency and member of the government's Council for Sustainable Business.

In the run up to COP26's business leaders summit, taking place Monday 29 June 2020, Emma discusses how businesses can take practical steps to decarbonise, support the recovery in nature and to ensure we secure a truly green recovery from Covid-19. 

Stream and download this episode.
More episodes.

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 are giving people another chance to meet their MP to ask for a greener, fairer future, this time virtually.

Find out more

Our latest online event

Building back better: ensuring a green and just recovery
Our latest online event

Catch up with our recent online event with Mary Robinson, chair of The Elders, and Lord Stern, chair of the Grantham Research Institute at the London School of Economics, discussing what is needed to ensure a socially just, inclusive and low carbon recovery from the Covid-19 crisis.  

Watch the full event on our YouTube channel.
Listen to the highlights on the podcast. 

Cutting Carbon Now

Cutting Carbon Now
Cutting Carbon Now is a Green Alliance 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 they lead us through the country's recovery. This project is pushing for the UK to build back better by investing in resource efficient and low carbon industries, ensuring a green and just recovery from COVID-19.

Read about our work on Cutting Carbon Now 

 

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