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Greener governance

Achieving environmental sustainability

school-environment pupils running on field

This seminar, taken from NGA’s 2022 summer conference series, features a panel of expert speakers:

  • Jonathan Dewsbury, Senior Responsible Owner (SRO) for Sustainability and Climate change in the Department for Education
  • Professor Andrew Charlton-Perez, Head of School of Mathematical, Physical and Computational Science and Professor of Meteorology, University of Reading and chair of governors, Radstock Primary School
  • Alex Green, Programme Manager, Ashden Climate Change Charity

The panel cover a range of topics, including:

  • the Department for Education’s role in supporting climate action plans in schools
  • why climate and sustainability are central to school governance
  • tangible action governors and trustees can take
  • first steps to take and how to embed climate action throughout school life

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