From the macro to the micro: analysis from the IES

Jo Maniscalco
Blog
June 2024
Overhead view of the ocean with a wave 2/3 of the way across. Superimposed with text reading "Blue Economy: wrap-up. #IESTurningTheTide." Bottom right corner features the IES and UN Ocean Decade logos.

The concept of the Blue Economy covers any and all activities taking place in the coastal and marine environment. This encompasses a wide range of activities, including fisheries and aquaculture, maritime transport, renewable energy (such as offshore wind and tidal), tourism, seabed mining,...

Pawel Wargocki
Webinars
May 2024

Unlike in other disciplines, no agreed rating scheme exists and is used systematically to rate indoor environmental quality.


This webinar presented the basis for development of such a scheme and introduce the new rating scheme called TAIL. The TAIL scheme combines the quality of...

Ethny Childs
Article
May 2024

At the most recent COP for the UNFCCC, COP28, the importance of climate resilience and adaptation was a key area of focus and discussion. In the face of increasing climate-related impacts and more frequent extreme weather events, ensuring that our infrastructure is fit for the future is...

Luke Douglas-Home
Article
May 2024

Many environmental campaigns draw attention to the problems that are in plain view: rubbish on beaches entering our seas, plastic drinks stirrers, bags and bottles; the food, energy, and paper wasted in offices and schools. At A Future Without Rubbish (AFWR), we focus on viable solutions to...

Ethny Childs
Article
May 2024

At the most recent COP for the UNFCCC, COP28, the importance of climate resilience and adaptation was a key area of focus and discussion. In the face of increasing climate-related impacts and more frequent extreme weather events, ensuring that our infrastructure is fit for the future is...

Sian Jones & Katy Losse
Webinars
April 2024

Extreme weather events are those weather events that are significantly different from the average or usual weather pattern. Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and more extreme as global temperatures rise. Recent events, such as successive severe storms, high temperatures and...

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