‘Plastic pollution exacerbates climate change’

Both issues should be intrinsically linked and have joined solutions, rather than being considered separate suggests a new report

Can gene editing protect the environment?

Government is supporting gene editing in farming to create more sustainable produce and protect biodiversity

2.5bn trees to be grown, restored or conserved by 2030

A new platform has been launched by the World Economic Forum, which will see more than 20 companies from 50 different countries help restore and protect forestry

Arla to pilot regenerative farming to cut carbon and protect biodiversity

It is looking to use the data generated from the pilot to determine carbon levels, how these can be cut down and benefit nature

‘Biodiversity decline by 2030 can still be stopped’

Five UK nature agencies have released a joint report calling for nature recovery to be considered just as important as net zero strategy

Biotech firm Illumina targets net zero emissions by 2050

It has also made a commitment to invest $20m to support initiatives dedicated to sustainable innovation, environmental education, biodiversity research and sustainable agriculture projects

Government to cut carbon with £50m peatland investment

The investment is set to save a projected 9m tonnes of carbon emissions by 2050, improving biodiversity and ecosystems in the process

COP26: UK announces new ‘Visions for a Net Zero Future’ global project

The international collaboration will bring together academics, business, civil society and the public to look at innovations and approaches that could deliver a greener and carbon neutral society

Port of Tallinn ranked ‘most biodiverse company in the Baltics’

Swedish consultancy Ecogain rated the 50 largest companies in the Baltics and gave Port of Tallinn the highest rating for its sustainable development goals

PSG joins the UN to kick off climate action

The football club becomes the first in France to join the ‘Sports for Climate Action’ campaign and has taken action to lower its carbon footprint and educate fans