Policy digest

Our Policy Digest newsletter provides a handy summary of the major recent events in science and environmental policy in the UK and beyond, delivered straight to your inbox three times a year.

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Previous editions of Policy Digest

Policy Digest March 2017

March 2017

(448 KB pdf)

Highlights include the Brexit White Paper and further details of the UK Government’s plans for leaving the European Union

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Policy Digest November 2016

November 2016

(406 KB pdf)

Highlights include the result of the UK’s referendum on leaving the EU.

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Policy Digest May 2016

May 2016

(304 KB pdf)

Highlights include the anti-lobbying clause and select committee inquiries on the EU referendum.

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Policy Digest February 2016

February 2016

(144 KB pdf)

Highlights include Spending Review settlements for Defra and BIS, the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee report on GM Insects, and the Higher Education Green Paper

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Policy Digest October 2015

October 2015

(276 KB pdf)

Highlights include further steps to tackle Bovine TB, Scotland’s ban on GM crops, and the UN Sustainable Development Goals

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Policy Digest June 2015

Policy Digest June 2015

(396 KB pdf)

Highlights include a new parliament and government in the UK, the European Commission’s “fitness check” of the Birds and Habitats Directives, and our People, Politics and the Planet debate.

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Policy Digest February 2015

Policy Digest

(232 KB pdf)

Highlights include the Infrastructure Act, England’s National Pollinator Strategy and the new Science and Innovation Strategy.

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