Monthly Archives: April 2020

New guidance: Coronavirus Employment Schemes

By |2020-06-17T16:20:30+01:00April 6th, 2020|EIC News|

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) has produced new guidance on the marquee schemes announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak. Covering both the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and the Coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme, as well as including a lengthy FAQ and decision tree, this guidance will be invaluable to any business considering furloughing staff or making substantive changes to see through

COP26 postponement allows for renewed commitment to net zero

By |2020-04-03T13:27:06+01:00April 3rd, 2020|Staff posts|

COP26, the global climate change gathering of over 26,000 attendees in Glasgow in November, is being delayed until next year, writes Poppy Kettle, net zero policy executive at EIC. On 1 April, the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and the government of the United Kingdom confirmed that COP26, November’s crucial global climate summit