The Convention on Biological Diversity has formally published a paper on the Edinburgh Declaration, which embeds the Edinburgh Declaration in the CBD process as we move towards COP15 and the agreement of a new Global Biodiversity Framework.
The Welsh Government has recently appointed a new interim environmental protection assessor for Wales while permanent environmental governance arrangements are put into place.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced the latest budget today in Parliament. He said that: “The Budget lays the foundations for a strong recovery and greener economy, levelling up the country and spreading prosperity across every part of the UK.” However, there is practically nothing in the budget for biodiversity.
Join us for our Spring Conference, presented in partnership with the Ecological Continuity Trust, for an opportunity to hear findings from a number of recent and not-so recent ongoing long-term ecological experiments and reflect on the implications for our professional practice.