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Results from Oxfam's Humankind Index for Scotland project - aiming to assess Scotland’s prosperity through a multi-dimensional measure of prosperity - reveal that local measures are more important to people than the economy.
A new library of evidence on pro-environmental behaviours and behaviour change from Scottish Government Online, covers topics including travel, home energy, food choices, behaviour change theory, and communicating climate change.
The Scottish Government, Scottish Environment Protection Agency, SSE and Microsoft have jointly launched a national competition for developers to produce a mobile app that will assist Scottish SMEs in reducing their carbon emissions.
New guidance from the Scottish Government on annual sustainability reporting by the public sector is intended to help improve reporting and performance, increase transparency, and promote cost savings.
The Sustainable Scotland Network reports on Scotland's 2020 Climate Group's 12 priorities for 2012, key actions the group will address over the next twelve months to support the achievement of Scotland's climate change targets.
The Sustainable Scotland Network reports on a new campaign from the Scottish Government that seeks to empower everyone to go 'greener together' and play their part in creating a greener, cleaner Scotland.
Speaking to representatives of Wales’ public, private and the third sectors in December, Environment and Sustainable Development Minister John Griffiths outlined plans for a sustainable development bill.
Over the past 18 months, the Welsh Government has been working with industry-led Sector Skills Councils to deliver training to support a cultural shift in Wales' move to a low carbon economy.
The Welsh Government and Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council are developing the former Ebbw Vale steelworks to provide a revitalised community through strong regeneration and sustainability principles.
WWF Scotland's 2010/11 Natural Change project worked with people in positions of influence in Scotland's education sector to develop leadership and social action for an ecologically sustainable future.