State of the Environment Biodiversity Update 2021 Report
Given the severity and impact of the 2019-20 black summer bushfires on Victoria’s ecosystems, this report has been prepared ahead of the next Victorian State of the Environment Report due in
Government Response: State of the Environment 2018 Report
As required by the Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability Act 2003, the Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability (the Commissioner) submitted the State of the Environment 2018
Government Response: State of the Forests 2018 Report
The Victorian Government represents its commitment to the process and principles of sustainable forest management through the delivery of the State of the Forests report every five years.
Government Response: State of the Yarra and its Parklands 2018 Report
The State of the Yarra and its Parklands 2018 Report is the first of its kind from the Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability. The Report was tabled in Parliament by the Minister for
State of the Yarra and Its Parklands 2018 Report
Government Response 2008
The report includes 289 recommendations, as diverse as salvaging fridges from landfill, soil pH benchmarking and Commonwealth tax reform. Rather than respond to each recommendation, the
New Trustees of The Royal Society of Victoria announced
The Royal Society of Victoria have announced that two new Trustees of the Royal Society of Victoria have been appointed by Governor-in-Council (the Governor and Premier of Victoria) as of 1
EIANZ international conference discusses 'How good is science!?'
Dr Gillian Sparkes AM, Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability joined The Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio, Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change to deliver keynote presentations for
Getting down to the nitty gritty of implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals locally
As part of the Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability’s leading work applying the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to environmental reporting in Victoria, we have a project
What Makes a City Sustainable?
Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability Dr Gillian Sparkes delivered a keynote ‘What Makes a City Sustainable? Science, Technology and Sustainable Development’ at the inaugural virtual