Professor Sir Duncan Wingham, Executive Chair of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and Professor of Climate Physics at University College London has received a knighthood for services to climate science.
Operation Earth: Phase Two of the national environmental science programme for families is announced
A popular national programme to engage school-aged children and their families with environmental science will return later this year.
The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) has today launched a new Public Engagement with Research and Innovation Strategy, which sets out a new and ambitious way of engaging the public with our research.
Today, it was announced that Victoria McMyn will take up the role of NERC Chief Operating Officer with Nigel Bird stepping into the role of NERC Director of Major Programmes from 5 March 2020.
As a step towards achieving the UK’s net-zero target, funding announced today will enable engineers, social scientists and natural scientists to conduct vital research on global energy challenges and their implications for the UK.
UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has today launched a consultation as part of its Open Access Review. The consultation will inform the development of a new open access policy, aimed at ensuring that the published outputs of research are widely and freely accessible to all.
UKRI will host a webinar 11:00 – 12:30 on Monday 10 February 2020 to support the funding opportunity for Enabling Research in Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging.