Archive for 'events'

One Planet Sport »

BioRegional's One Planet Sport reports on the relevance of sustainability to sport and how it can be achieved across the three pillars of economics, social justice and safeguarding critical environmental resources.

The London 2012 legacy: sustainable policing of events »

How the Metropolitan Police Service worked to achieve sustainable policing of London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and is applying the experience gained to ensure sustainable policing of future major events.

New initiatives mark anniversary of international standard for sustainable events »

Positive Impact is marking the first anniversary of the International Standard for Event Sustainability Management Systems, ISO 20121, with a series of free webinars and educational materials.

Inspired by 2012: the sustainability legacy »

A joint report from the UK Government and Mayor of London, describes the activities since the Games to build a lasting legacy, including many achievements directly related to London 2012's sustainability ambitions.

A roadmap towards zero waste events by 2020 »

Zero waste events: a 2020 vision, a new roadmap initiative for the event industry from WRAP, aims to ensure that UK events are sending no waste to landfill by the end of the decade, following the example of London 2012.

Climate Week »

4 to 10 March 2013, across the UK: Climate Week, Britain’s biggest climate change campaign, aims to inspire a new wave of action to create a sustainable future with over 3,000 events planned.

Online events from 2degrees in November »

Online events in November from 2degrees: learning about local and seasonal food sourcing; engaging communities for collaboration to manage water risk; understanding wider environmental impact.

Online events from 2degrees in October »

Online events in October from 2degrees: green travel plans for business, tackling urban waste, efficient refrigeration, sustainable refurbishment, increasing recycling rates, flexible working for lower emissions.

Our changing diet in difficult times: report launch »

To mark the launch of Britain’s Changing Diet in Difficult Times, a new report from Waste Watch, an event will be held to explore how Britain’s diet has changed since the recession in 2008 and its impact on public health and the environment.

New calendar and archive of events and publications »

Defra's sustainable development website launches a new calendar and archive of planned and past events and publications from government and international public bodies covering the sustainable development agenda.