2 August 2013
Image: Andy Hay
The RSPB works to save birds and other wildlife here in the UK and abroad. Nature is in trouble and we recognise that this is largely due to the rate at which we’re using up resources.
We are looking for more sustainable ways for people to meet their needs and make the link between individual actions and saving wildlife.
We also apply this to the way we work. We have had a greening programme since the 1990s and have now set up a corporate environmental management system (EMS). In addition, our workplaces in Wales are trialing the Green Dragon scheme – an externally accredited EMS. We have an Environmental Policy (see download), which sets out our overall directions. In the next 18 months we’re focusing on 5 key areas:
Each Directorate has an action plan, which will help us achieve these objectives.
What we’ve achieved so far: