Jeremy Milton and John Heseltine of Mercer discuss the journey ahea
As we recognise and celebrate the winners of the Responsible Business Awards, the event provides the opportunity to:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, 2 May 2019
Last weekend the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, declared a climate emergency during her speech at the SNP conference in Edinburgh.
Today the Climate Change Committee recommended Scotland should have a more ambitious target to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2045, five years before the rest of the UK. They did so on the basis of evidence that shows Scotland has a greater potential for removing pollution from its economy.
In response to yesterday's Westminster MP vote to declare a climate and environmental emergency, following on the heels of Scotland and Wales and the UK’s Climate Change Committee today making it clear that we can get to net zero carbon emissions by 2050 by deploying existing technologies, Gudrun Cartwright, environment director at Business in the Community, said:
LONDON, May 2 – Refugees are underrepresented in the UK workforce and a great opportunity for them to contribute to growth and better integrate in the country is being missed, according to new guidelines released today by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Business in the Community (BITC) and UK Government.