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Thumbnail : Climate change and its influence on adapting the future workforce

Climate change and its influence on adapting the future workforce

To many people, climate change has given young people a great deal of anxiety and driven the desire for many to work for an organisation directly taking climate action. The younger generation reportedly has higher levels of eco-consciousness, and these beliefs influence their career choices and the future working environment. Continued climate-related events have not […]

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COP26: Leaders agree on a global plan to boost green technology

Over 40 global leaders have confirmed they will work together to accelerate the transition and development of clean energy technologies by adopting worldwide standards and policies. The announcement was made at the climate summit COP26 in Glasgow earlier this month. Five high-carbon intensity industries will be incorporated initially, including agriculture and electricity. The plans intend […]

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Introducing the winners of the Earthshot Prize

The Earthshot Prize announced its first prize winners of the prestigious environment awards at a recent ceremony in London. Each of the five winners will receive a prize of £1 million and the support of a global network of professional and technical leaders to drive their environmental solutions forward. The winners include innovative technologists, innovators, […]

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Businesses encouraged to highlight green jobs to younger generation prior to COP26

Before COP26 began, businesses and leaders across Scotland were being encouraged to collaborate on a new initiative to highlight the range of emerging green opportunities across all industries to the younger generation. Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) Glasgow, in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce, created a new project supporting the future of the younger […]

Thumbnail : The race for new talent in ESG

The race for new talent in ESG

The demand for individuals with experience and skills concerning environmental, social and governance issues has reached an all-time high, exceeding the existing number of qualified people available in this market. With climate change now firmly embedded in future strategies, the race for talent in ESG presents a particular challenge to the development of climate and […]

Thumbnail : Driving green skills for the future through education

Driving green skills for the future through education

Before we began to experience the challenges faced with the pandemic, people across the globe were taking to the streets to protest about the climate and ecological crisis and the necessity for education to focus more on addressing these factors and discussing the possible solutions. Memories of Greta Thunberg dominating the headlines and Extinction Rebellion […]

Thumbnail : North Sea Transition Deal will protect and drive new green energy jobs for the future

North Sea Transition Deal will protect and drive new green energy jobs for the future

New measures announced in the North Sea Transition Deal will ensure skilled oil and gas professionals are not left behind in the accelerated transition towards a low carbon future. The UK government announced a landmark deal ensuring oil and gas workers remain a part of a low carbon future. The sector deal between the UK […]

Thumbnail : Will the Covid recovery fuel a green jobs boom for postgraduates?

Will the Covid recovery fuel a green jobs boom for postgraduates?

With a predicted surge in green jobs, is now the time to pursue a qualification in the green industry? The next generation of environmentally-conscious individuals is actively exploring careers to tackle the climate challenge, inspired to some extent by the campaigning of young activist Greta Thunberg. People realise that to ensure our environment is conserved […]

Thumbnail : UN survey of public opinion on climate change: the majority call for more action

UN survey of public opinion on climate change: the majority call for more action

A recent survey produced by the United Nations suggests that the younger generation view climate change as a global emergency and are actively looking at ways to take action. The level of demand for green-focused businesses and green jobs has reached the highest level in the UK based on a global United Nations survey. Over […]

Thumbnail : The rising demand for sustainability jobs in business

The rising demand for sustainability jobs in business

Innovative businesses are accelerating their efforts towards carbon reduction strategies in response to the rising climate challenge and with the added prospect of attracting the next generation of talent with shared values towards the environment and sustainability. Businesses are adopting new environmental strategies and rethinking their plans to ensure sustainability is a core element of […]

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