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Latest on the Commission's climate change strategy

01 March 2011

As an environmentally responsible organisation with horticultural commitments in 150 countries, climate change is a challenge which the Commonwealth War Graves Commission has a duty to address. In northern Europe, where our gardeners have noted a trend for hotter, drier summers and very wet winters, the Commission has been conducting climate change demonstrations at four of its cemeteries to see how it can continue to provide horticultural excellence in the face of often challenging conditions