Insight

Campaigning for change: lessons from history

05 Jun 20155.81 MB PDF file

Historians and campaigners explore the history of campaigning – and what lessons may be drawn for fighting modern-day causes.

Mind your step

30 May 20154.59 MB PDF file

The land and water footprints of everyday products.

The Empathy Effect

Roman Krznaric01 Mar 2015898 kB PDF fileDirect download

How empathy drives common values, social justice and environmental action

Heathrow - a litany of broken promises

12 Feb 2015201 kB PDF file

Heathrow Terminal 5 and Runway 3 - this briefing offers a chronological summary of broken promises over the expansion of Heathrow Airport between 1993 and 2015.

The four footprints technical briefing

02 Feb 2015492 kB PDF file

The Four Footprints: frequently asked questions for policy makers.

A greener, healthier, cheaper, safer world

01 Jan 2015

Using the Global Calculator to put us on a pathway to curb dangerous levels of climate change.

Focusing businesses on doing good

Mike Childs31 Dec 2014719 kB PDF file

How might we refocus business on environmental and human wellbeing?

An environmental and socially just agenda for housing

09 Oct 20141.13 MB PDF file

We need a completely different approach to housing. Housing policy is neither providing affordable quality homes, nor protecting ecosystem services.

No dominion over nature

05 Mar 2014730 kB PDF file

Why treating ecosystems like machines will lead to boom and bust in food supply.

Radical agenda for cities

19 Jan 2014429 kB PDF file

How will successful cities cope with the environmental challenges of the 21st century?

A plan for clean British energy

14 Sep 20122.24 MB PDF file

Powering the UK with renewables – and without nuclear energy.

The health impacts of cold homes and fuel poverty

Marmot Review Team01 May 2011650 kB PDF fileDirect download

Making the case for aligning the environmental and health benefits of reducing fuel poverty and improving the thermal efficiency of UK housing stock.

The impact of abolishing National Indicator 186

11 Feb 201145 kB PDF file

In 2010 the government abolished the National Performance Framework (NPF). We examine the impact on the ability of local authorities to cut carbon emissions.

Reckless gamblers

10 Dec 20101.65 MB PDF file

How political inaction is ramping up the risk of dangerous climate change.

A dangerous distraction

06 Jun 2009888 kB PDF file

Why offsetting is failing the climate and people: the evidence.