Politics

“Put simply, planetary health is the health of human civilisation and the state of the natural systems on which it depends.” Parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee’s (EAC) new report on planetary health, entitled ‘Our Planet, Our Health’, highlights key climate change issues and how they affect all aspects of human health and wellbeing.

205 out of the UK’s 408 principal authorities have made the commitment
Green Party Co-leader Jonathan Bartley issues call to action ahead of largest Youth Climate Strike yet.
A new Policy Exchange report calling for increased surveillance on environmentalist activism has been criticised
Former Green Party leader Natalie Bennett has been appointed to the House of Lords in Theresa May’s resignation honours list
German Green MEP Terry Reintke makes the case for a European Minimum Income Directive
Supporters from across the political spectrum are advancing the cause of proportional representation
Green MEP Scott Ainslie sets out why we need to Remain to fight inequality and tackle the climate emergency
The impartiality of the civil service is under threat following the leak of comments made by the British Ambassador to the US