COMMONS

Embedding sustainable development across Government - further information

Report and Government Response

More information about the Committee's inquiry and response to the Government's response can be found at:

Written evidence

Written evidence from oral witnesses is published with the Report. Additional written evidence is published separately.

Oral evidence

The transcript of these sessions are published with the Report.

 Wednesday 20 October 2010

Witnesses:

Panel 1:

  • Andrew Lee, Chief Executive Officer, Sustainable Development Commission 
  • Minas Jacob, Director of Sustainable Development in Government, Sustainable Development Commission 
  • Shirley Rodrigues, Director of Policy and Research, Sustainable Development Commission 
  • Farooq Ullah, Policy Analyst, Sustainable Development Commission

Panel 2:

  • Flora Goldhill CBE, Acting Director General, and Chief Operating Officer; and
  • Richard Mundon, Director of Operations, Department of Health

Wednesday 3 November 2010

Witnesses:

  • Mike Anderson, Director General, Strategy and Evidence Group, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra);
  • William Jordan, Chief Sustainability and Operating Officer, Efficiency and Reform Group, Cabinet Office; and
  • Sam Rowbury, Acting Director, Centre of Expertise in Sustainable Procurement (CESP), Efficiency and Reform Group, Cabinet Office

Wednesday 17 November 2010

Witnesses:

Panel 1:

  • Barry Gardiner MP, Vice Chair, GLOBE UK;
  • Dr Samuel Fankhauser, Chief Economist, GLOBE International; and
  • Charles Seaford, Head of the Centre for Well-being, New Economics Foundation

Panel 2:

  • Dr Duncan Russel, Exeter University;
  • Dr John Turnpenny, University of East Anglia;
  • Carol Day, Solicitor, WWF-UK; and
  • Halina Ward, Director, Foundation for Democracy and Sustainable Development