In response to today’s announcement by Unilever, John Sauven, Executive Director of Greenpeace UK, said:
Ahead of the upcoming general election campaign the UK’s largest environmental groups, as well as human rights, development, faith and health organisations have set out a series of demands for party leaders in order to tackle the climate and nature emergencies.
A major loophole in the Environment Bill will give the government nearly two decades to meet future legally-binding targets.
18 civil society organisations, supported by millions of British people, have warned Sajid Javid that the government is on course to miss its net zero target without a big investment in climate and nature.
Greenpeace warns of “dangerous gulf” between ministers’ promises and reality on the ground
Data shows that 47% of sites of special scientific interest have not been monitored in the last six years, as is required by national guidelines