Sustainability and working sustainably

As a College we're committed to sustainability and to finding and promoting ways of working sustainably.

In this section you can meet the Planetary Health and Sustainability Committee and see what the College is doing about the Climate and Ecological Emergency. There are ideas for making your practice more ecologically sustainable and suggestions for individual and local actions.

Contact us and find out how you can contribute to improving sustainability.

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Our position statement

The RCPsych Sustainability position statement published in May 2021 declares a climate emergency and an ecological emergency. Find out more about the College's position, who we believe needs to do what, and why we're also facing a health emergency.

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Sustainability blog posts

Catch up with our sustainability blogs, written by psychiatrists who are passionate about what needs to be done to prevent a climate crisis and ecological crisis.