News and legislation
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New Environment Bill - Biodiversity net gain (England)
In October 2019 the government introduced the new Environment Bill and announced it would mandate 10% net gains for biodiversity for most construction projects. The government will work with stakeholders to provide clear guidance and help them understand what will be required of them and when.
Wales health at work partnership is launched
Two of the biggest health issues facing Wales' working population are wellbeing and mental health, and musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). The Wales health at work partnership (WHWP), a coalition of organisations committed to improving workplace health and wellbeing in Wales, has been set up to help address these issues.
Invasive non-native species
More than a million volunteers are needed to tackle the spread of invasive non-native species in the UK, MPs say.