The environmental reasons for reducing inequalities

01 Oct 2015 | 653 kB PDF file
This briefing introduces the different types of inequality and identifies the links with environmental degradation. It explains why Friends of the Earth, like many others across the political spectrum, is concerned about inequality. It proposes some areas for action and seeks feedback on these.

Environmental Refugees: Our policy position

18 Jul 2017 | 533 kB PDF file
The UK should take a lead on welcoming people made refugees by environmental problems. But we must also tackle the issues - including climate change - that drive people from their homes and livelihoods. A Friends of the Earth position paper. 4 pages. [PDF]

Tackling Climate Change in 2017

18 Jul 2017 | 689 kB PDF file
Five priorities for the UK government to meet its Paris climate agreement commitments and create the foundation for a strong, clean, secure and decarbonised UK economy. Parliamentary briefing. January 2017. [PDF]

The decline of England's bees

13 Jul 2017 | 1.4 MB PDF file
Report by Friends of the Earth & University of Reading, on the decline of England's bees. Includes causes of bee decline, and policy recommendations

Bees and pollinators: a Commonwealth concern

13 Jul 2017 | 871 kB PDF file
Report by Commonwealth Human Ecology Council & Friends of the Earth, recommending why the Commonwealth countries must help secure a healthy future for bees and other pollinators