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Scottish Public Bodies Climate Change Reporting 2020/21

2022-05-17

SSN Blog

The analysis report presents summary analysis and key findings from public sector bodies’ annual reports for the reporting period 2020/21. This is the 6th reporting period since mandatory reporting began in 2015/16.

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AUDIT Scotland - Addressing Climate Change in Scotland

2022-03-29

Other Sustainability Events

Audit Scotland have published a summary of key recommendations for Scottish public bodies in address climate change. It provides a high-level summary of the key improvements that need to be made across the public sector if Scotland is to reach its climate change ambitions of a just transition to net zero and adapting to improve resilience to the effects of the global warming that are already being experienced.

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Scotland's Climate Assembly - Final Session

2022-02-22

Network news

Scotland’s Climate Assembly’s eighth and final weekend session took place between the 4th and 6th of February 2022. The main policy output from the final Assembly session, a Statement of Response from members assessing the Government’s own response to the Assembly’s recommendations, linked tackling the Climate Emergency to creating more engaged, happier, and healthier communities, and made specific reference to public sector procurement as a mechanism for leading positive change in Scotland.

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Introducing Environmental Standards Scotland

2022-02-15

Partner news

There’s a new environmental regulator in town following the UK’s departure from the EU – and they’re keen to promote understanding of their role, how concerns can be brought to their attention and how they plan to work with others to address shortcomings.

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