A key requirement for the RSE to be able to hold this inquiry was to raise funding from a range of sources independent from Government. The Inquiry received contributions from various sectors (public, corporate and charitable) and, for their support, we are most grateful.
British Council Scotland
City of Edinburgh Council
Sir Gerald Elliot FRSE
Lloyds Banking Group Scotland
Marks & Spencer Group plc
Royal Bank of Scotland Group
Scottish Environment Link
Scottish Estates Business Group
Scottish Natural Heritage
Scottish Rural Property and Business Assoc.
Shell U.K. Limited
The Forestry Commission Scotland
Yorkshire & Clydesdale Bank Foundation
In addition, we are very grateful to The Leith Agency for support in kind provided in the production of the short film that accompanies the Facing up to Climate Change report.
Finally we would like to extend our thanks to the Universities of Dundee, Edinburgh and Stirling, and the Macaulay Institute, for allowing their members to participate in the Committee of Inquiry.