Government’s environmental principles and governance consultation examined

12 June 2018

The Environmental Audit Committee explores whether the consultation’s proposals meet the Government’s ambitions to create a ‘world-leading’ environmental watchdog and provide insight into how it could be established and implemented.


Tuesday 12 June 2018, Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

At 10.15am

  • Ruth Davis MBE, Deputy Director of Global Programmes, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
  • Nick Molho, Executive Director, Aldersgate Group
  • Ruth Chambers, Senior Parliamentary Affairs Associate, Greener UK
  • Matthew Farrow, Executive Director, Environmental Industries Commission
  • Martin Nesbit, Senior Fellow and Head of Climate and Environmental Governance Programme, Institute for European Environmental Policy

At 11.15am

  • Professor Maria Lee, Professor of law and co-director of UCL Centre for law and the environment
  • Professor Susan Owens OBE, Emeritus Professor of Environment and Policy, University of Cambridge
  • Professor Charlotte Burns, Professorial Fellow, University of Sheffield
  • Jill Rutter, Programme Director, Institute for Government

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