BF Board Environmental Sustainability Lead- Role Description

Everyone in fencing has a responsibility to consider and act in ways to reduce the impact of fencing on the environment and create an environmentally sustainable future for our sport. The role of the Board Environmental Sustainability Lead is to lead and inform environmental sustainability discussion and planning within Board meetings, to ensure the Board prioritise these discussions and resource appropriately.  They act as a link between the Environmental Sustainability Working Group and the Board.



  1. Supporting BF to identify and maintain the environmental sustainability standards and embedding good practice
  2. Driving the development and implementation of agreed environmental sustainability action plan
  3. Ensuring environmental sustainability is embedded within the work, discussions and decisions of the Board
  4. Ensure that the BF Organisational Risk Log accurately reflects the identified risks and mitigation activities relating to environmental sustainability
  5. Promoting environmental sustainability at a strategic level to the wider network
  6. Attend the Environmental Sustainability Working Group and report to Board as appropriate



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