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Consulting on a new sustainable development strategy for health and social care »

The NHS Sustainable Development Unit is running a consultation and engagement programme on a new Sustainable Development Strategy for the health, public health and social care system to 2020.

NHS Sustainability Day »

Endorsed by the Prime Minister, NHS Sustainability Day 2013 takes place on 28th March 2013 and is set to be a day of action on sustainability from NHS Trusts and stakeholders across the UK.

Adapting to tomorrow’s climate in health and social care »

The NHS Sustainable Development Unit has produced guidance for NHS Trusts and other health and social care organisations to coordinate their action on adaptation in line with national policy objectives and their local situation.

Demand for a sustainable health service »

An NHS report on sustainability includes results of a survey into public attitudes to sustainability in the NHS, analysis of the views of health service leaders, and updates on the NHS carbon footprint and climate change adaptation.

Adapting to climate change in the NHS »

The NHS Sustainable Development Unit has published guidance for NHS organisations on adaptation to climate change, essential for effective planning to meet future health requirements.

NHS Carbon Reduction Strategy »

A year on from the launch of its carbon reduction strategy for England, the NHS has published its update on the strategy, a further step to helping NHS organisations find ways of increasing productivity, improving services and saving carbon.