Heatwaves, drought, flooding: Is the UK taking a piecemeal approach to climate adaptation?
The UK Government has pledged £100m of new funding for frequently-flooded areas, in the same week that the Environment Agency convened its drought task force following the heatwave. But is it enough?
Sustainability megatrends: It’s time for business to collaborate on climate change
Continuing edie's new megatrends series of thought-leadership articles on the global impact of megatrends, World Resources Institute's Eliot Metzger and Moushumi Chaudhury explore how businesses are dealing with the widespread effects of climate change.
Defra outlines five-year climate action plan in national risk assessment
On the same day that the Met Office confirmed that 2016 was the hottest year since records began, the UK Government has today (18 January) highlighted the need to ramp up national efforts on climate change over the next five years in a new report of its own.
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