- About Defra
|Who are we?||What do we do?|
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) is a Government Department in the UK.
The overarching challenge for Defra is to secure a healthy environment in which we and future generations can prosper.
As we build a low carbon, resource efficient economy, Defra helps people to adapt to changes, deals with environmental risks and makes the most of the opportunity we have to secure a sustainable society and a healthy environment.
Page last modified: 28 October 2009