Green jobs

The government needs to build a greener economy and create millions of well-paid green jobs 
Big Futures

The government needs to build a greener economy and create millions of well-paid green jobs 

At Big Issue we believe in taking measures to prevent us falling back into the deep holes we’re in now. That’s why we’ve launched the Big Futures campaign calling on the government to create a greener, sustainable future and millions of well-paid green jobs

Government has ‘no agreed definition’ for green jobs and inflated figures under Kwasi Kwarteng, documents show
Green jobs

Government has ‘no agreed definition’ for green jobs and inflated figures under Kwasi Kwarteng, documents show

Green jobs figures released by then business secretary Kwazi Kwarteng included jobs from schemes which no longer existed.

‘An ambitious, bold, moonshot mission’: Can Labour’s green jobs strategy fix all of Britain’s problems?
Labour Party Conference

‘An ambitious, bold, moonshot mission’: Can Labour’s green jobs strategy fix all of Britain’s problems?

The green prosperity plan promises economic growth through transition to green industry. But is a green jobs revolution the panacea Labour is suggesting?

Renewable energy can bring a bonanza of good jobs and support levelling up
Sam Alvis

Renewable energy can bring a bonanza of good jobs and support levelling up

Industrial workers in Wales could be given free cash to help with green jobs transition
Green jobs

Industrial workers in Wales could be given free cash to help with green jobs transition

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Here’s where to find career advice whatever your situation
Career advice

Here’s where to find career advice whatever your situation

Everything you need to know about green jobs – and how to get one
Green jobs

Everything you need to know about green jobs – and how to get one

Government rejects calls to improve climate change education in schools
Climate change

Government rejects calls to improve climate change education in schools

Why cargo bikes could be the future of green home delivery
Green transport

Why cargo bikes could be the future of green home delivery

Big Issue Invest joins multi-million pound partnership to support green jobs
Environment

Big Issue Invest joins multi-million pound partnership to support green jobs

A poll found one third of workers would turn down a job at a non-green company
Employment

A poll found one third of workers would turn down a job at a non-green company

‘Severe’ skills shortage threatens UK’s long-term environment goals
Environment

‘Severe’ skills shortage threatens UK’s long-term environment goals

Starmer calls for Green New Deal as green jobs plummet by 75,000
Environment

Starmer calls for Green New Deal as green jobs plummet by 75,000

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Here’s how many green jobs could be created in your area
Employment

Here’s how many green jobs could be created in your area

Green jobs cut by nearly 34,000 despite Boris Johnson’s 2050 pledge
Employment

Green jobs cut by nearly 34,000 despite Boris Johnson’s 2050 pledge