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Inquiry into sustainability in the Home Office

Oral evidence concluded. Report published 12 September 2014, Government response published Tuesday 2 December 2014

This inquiry examined the integration of sustainability in the Home Office’s policy approach, governance, and operations, including procurement. It reviews progress against the ‘Greening Government Commitments’, the role of the department’s Sustainability Champion, and its policy approach on Wildlife Crime and crime prevention.

Terms of reference: Sustainablility in the Home Office

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