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Next steps for wind energy in the UK – market frameworks and development, scaling up connectivity and capacity, and opportunities for regional economies

Thursday 6th May
Online
£190 plus VAT

Diversity, authenticity, regeneration: Delivering the High Street recovery

Friday 7th May
Online
See Eventbrite for details

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The Outdoor Partnership Northern Ireland

Monday 10th May
Online
Free

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Nature–based solutions for climate change in the UK

Wednesday 12th May
Online
Free

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The Assembly Explained

Friday 14th May
Online
Free

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CatchmentCARE Week – Bringing Groundwater to the Surface

Tuesday 18th May
Online
Free

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The Waste Management Conference

Tuesday 25th May
Online
£315.00– £575.00

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Support an ambitious Climate Act 22 January 2021

Sign this petition to show your urgent support for an ambitious Climate Change Act in Northern Ireland #ClimateActNow (via Climate Coalition NI)

 

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Why is this important?

Over ten years has passed since the UK Climate Change Act was passed and there is still no Northern Ireland specific Climate Change legislation.

Northern Ireland is lagging behind, urgent and ambitious action is now required. As proposed in the cross–party Private Members Bill, we demand that a Northern Ireland Climate Act must include:

  • an overarching target to achieve net zero greenhouse gas emissions in Northern Ireland by 2045
  • interim emissions reduction targets
  • a duty on government to bring forward a Climate Action Plan with sectoral targets and relevant policies/programmes and clear carbon budgets for each sector (to be laid before the NI Assembly within three years)
  • a duty on government to establish an independent monitoring and oversight body

Read more via MyUplift…