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25-year environment plan unveiled

Published on: 12 January 2018
Published by: LexisPSL
  • 25-year environment plan unveiled
  • Original news
  • Headlines
  • Background to the 25-year Environment Plan
  • Approach
  • Natural capital approach
  • Role of individuals
  • Fairer society
  • World leader in environmental protection
  • Delivery of a Green Brexit
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Article summary

Environment analysis: The long-awaited 25-year environment plan sets out how the government intends to improve the environment over a generation. The government’s vision is for the UK to be a global leader in environmental protection and the plan includes proposals for delivery of a green Brexit. Drawing on the work of the Natural Capital Committee, the plan sets out how a natural capital approach will be used to help achieve additional benefits. Proposals are made in six key areas: using and managing land sustainably, recovering nature and enhancing the beauty of landscapes, connecting people with the environment to increase health and well-being, increasing resource efficiency and reducing pollution and waste, securing clean, healthy, productive and biologically diverse seas and oceans and protecting and improving our global environment. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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