Friends of the Earth

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Cop26: Women must be heard on climate, say rights groups
Those worst hit by global heating are left out of talks, says feminist coalition calling for systemic change

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

25, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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20 meat and dairy firms emit more greenhouse gas than Germany, Britain or France
Livestock companies with large emissions receive billions of dollars in funding, campaigners say

Sophie Kevany

07, Sep, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Nicola Sturgeon ‘hiding behind PM’ on Cambo oilfield, say climate groups
Campaigners criticise first minister for not demanding end to North Sea drilling in letter to Boris Johnson

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

12, Aug, 2021 @1:07 PM

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Rights groups join forces to call for UK corporate accountability laws
Companies must have human rights and environmental obligations, say TUC and Amnesty International

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

04, Jul, 2021 @12:30 PM

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Ministers accused of hypocrisy over ‘toothless’ environment bill
Campaigners say bill that ministers call ‘ambitious’ fails to protect green spaces, air quality or wildlife, and is ‘riddled with loopholes’

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

26, May, 2021 @6:01 PM

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Court orders Royal Dutch Shell to cut carbon emissions by 45% by 2030
Oil giant told plans should be brought into line with Paris climate agreement

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

26, May, 2021 @2:48 PM

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Life finds a way: in search of England’s lost, forgotten rainforests
Much of Britain’s temperate rainforest has been destroyed – but it can sometimes regenerate. The race is on to map what survives and restore what we can

Guy Shrubsole

29, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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UK support for Mozambique gas plant fuelling conflict – Friends of the Earth
Environmental group warns UK’s £750m funding for fossil fuel project could worsen Isis-led insurgency

Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent

15, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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UK urged to create green apprenticeships to help Covid recovery
Danger of young people’s futures being blighted by climate and Covid crises, say campaigners

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

02, Mar, 2021 @12:01 AM

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UK councils still invest in fossil fuels despite declaring climate emergency
Nearly £10bn worth of investments including in oil and gas made via pension funds in last financial year

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

23, Feb, 2021 @7:00 AM

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'Too white' green sector launches work scheme to be more diverse
UK programme will offer 118 young people from ethnic minority backgrounds environment roles

Sandra Laville

11, Feb, 2021 @7:01 AM

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Fury as long-awaited UK environment bill is delayed for third time
Green campaigners attack further delay ‘to most important piece of legislation for decades’

Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent

26, Jan, 2021 @11:51 AM

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