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Environment Secretary Michael Gove announces plans to consult on a new, independent body for environmental standards

Plans to consult on a new, independent body that would hold Government to account for upholding environmental standards in England after the UK leaves…

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13th November 2017

A Call for Evidence to inform the Environmental Evidence for the Future (EEF) Initiative has been launched and will be available until 4 December.

NERC is seeking input from the environmental sciences community to articulate the key knowledge gaps and evidence needs pertaining to a set of future…

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7th November 2017

The Science and Technology Committee launch Science budget and Industrial Strategy inquiry.

The Committee would welcome written submissions, ideally by 30 October, on: The coherence and links between the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund and the ‘sector…

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19th October 2017

New Blog – Sharing lessons from China and the UK – report from a Chinese PhD student’s first trip to the UK

Mr Chen Guangfeng is a PhD student in the Centre for Resources, Environment and Food Security at the China Agricultural University working on management…

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17th October 2017

£4.9 million to further increase resilience and sustainability of the UK food system

The UK’s Global Food Security programme is funding £4.9 million of interdisciplinary research to increase resilience and sustainability of the UK food system. Five…

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4th October 2017

Post-Doctoral Research Scientist opportunity – Soil Science at Rothamsted Research

Rothamsted Research have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious post-doctoral researcher to work with a wider team exploring the processes underlying soil health indicators…

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2nd October 2017