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Engineers call for strategic investment at UK spending review

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Members of National Engineering Policy Centre want investment in net zero, innovation, education and infrastructure

A group of leading engineers are calling on the UK government to invest in engineering at the next spending review to “create more jobs and prosperity across the nation”.

In a letter addressed to chancellor Rishi Sunak, members of the National Engineering Policy Centre—a partnership of 43 professional engineering organisations—urge the government to “help decarbonise the economy, and create a national workforce planning strategy” through strategic investments.

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