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The UK needs a new independent body to protect the environment after Brexit

Maria Lee, Professor of Law and co-director of the Centre for Law and Environment, UCL For four decades, EU legislation ...

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8th November 2017
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Who’s in charge here?

During the Brexit referendum campaign the cry of “take back control” was often heard but never followed up by clear ...

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2nd October 2017
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How will resources for the environment change post-Brexit?

Much has been said about the environmental consequences of Brexit, with the general admission being that Brexit will indeed be ...

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31st August 2017

Sidelined again? environment in the Brexit Election

Our team are certainly keeping busy in the run-up to the election! Another blog post for UK in a Changing ...

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7th June 2017

Brexit and the environment: what can we expect?

We published another blog post yesterday for UK in a Changing Europe where Dr Charlotte Burns outlines the mixed implications ...

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7th June 2017

Green Party report card: Better campaign, worse outcome?

Our new blog post in The Conversation looks at how its not just Jeremy Corbyn that's creating headache for the Greens in the ...

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6th June 2017

The Brexit election: Red, white, blue… and green?

We have a new blog post out in The Environmentalist comparing the manifestos of the Labour, Conservative, Lib Dem and Green ...

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24th May 2017

Winner of ‘Insight of the Year’ at the ENDS Awards 2017

We are delighted to announce we've won 'Insight of the Year' at the first edition of the ENDS Environmental Impact ...

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4th May 2017

Government’s reponse to House Lords Brexit and Environment report: still a governance gap?

The government has responded to the House of Lords EU Committee report on Brexit & the Environment. The HoL report, ...

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27th April 2017
the long way to a green brexit

Brexit, the Environment and the Three Ds: Depoliticisation, Dismantling and Devolution

This blog post summarises Dr Charlotte Burns’ (University of York, lead author EUrefEnv expert review) presentation at a roundtable on ...

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2nd February 2017

What objectives for Brexit?

The House of Commons Exiting the European Union Committee released its first report today, on the UK's negotiating objectives for ...

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14th January 2017
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A greener UK after Brexit?

The environmental movement has come together to launch Greener UK a major cross sectoral campaign to ensure that Brexit delivers ...

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8th December 2016