policy

2ndFebruary 2022

How can we pay attention to the climate and extinction crises?

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This article in The Conversation (27 January 2022) explores the possible answers for policy making and mass behaviour to change, in the face of climate change and species extinction. The authors argue that, for this to happen, ‘we need to develop an emotional, rather than merely intellectual, relationship with the [...]

12thAugust 2021

Local authority guidance to nurture young people though contact with nature

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This briefing note for COSLA sets out key features and principles for Nature-based Solutions (NbS). It shows how these approaches contribute to a number of key Local Government priorities. Have a look at the  prominent section on learning and play outdoors in nature. There are also useful summary references to [...]