In January 2018, government published its 25 Year Environment Plan (the Plan), setting out its ambition to improve the natural environment in England within a generation, both for the direct benefits this would bring, as well as to support its influence overseas and position the UK as a global environmental leader. The Plan included ten … Read more
In June 2019, the government passed legislation committing it to achieving ‘net zero’ greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. This means that the UK’s total greenhouse gas emissions should be equal to or less than the emissions the UK removes from the environment either by the natural environment or carbon capture technologies. Achieving net zero will … Read more
This report focuses on the financial sustainability of further education and sixth-form colleges.
16 Sep 2020
This report examines the effectiveness of the government’s approach to reducing childhood obesity in England.
9 Sep 2020
This report sets out insights for government from its preparations for EU Exit.
4 Sep 2020
This report examines the effectiveness of HMRC’s approach, in partnership with HM Treasury, in reducing the tax gap.
22 Jul 2020
This report sets out the process by which MHCLG chose the 101 towns in England it invited to develop Town Deals.
21 Jul 2020
This report examines the progress the government has made in developing specialist skills in the civil service.
17 Jul 2020
This report examines Department for International Trade (DIT) and UK Export Finance (UKEF) progress and performance in supporting UK exports.
15 Jul 2020
This report examines how the DWP is managing the process of getting to first payment in Universal Credit.
10 Jul 2020