Archive for the ‘Climate Change’ Category

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City To Sea Reveal Expanded Refill App To Help Welsh Public Find New Ways To Reduce Single Use

Amid growing demand from consumers, Refill has become the world’s first dedicated app to help customers find locations to shop waste-free; 72% of consumers[1] say restaurants should do more to offer environmentally friendly packaging Almost 3 in 4 of shoppers willing to use food refill services[2] Morrisons, LUSH, and Costa amongst the big brands supporting […]

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Carbon Literacy Consortium Demonstrates Partnership Working at it’s Very Best

Carbon Literacy Cartrefi Cymru – CLCC is a consortium of 27 Welsh registered social landlords, who have pooled their money and resources to increase Carbon Literacy within their organisations. The project aims to give everyone the opportunity to explore what the reality of climate change means for them in their home life and work life.  Equipped […]

Friends of the Earth Cymru launch Wales Climate Action Plan

Friends of the Earth Cymru launch Wales Climate Action Plan

Friends of the Earth Cymru have launched a Climate Action Plan for Wales which calls for a green and fair recovery for people and communities. The plan’s recommendations include:  prioritising vulnerable communities  investing in a green economy to create job opportunities transforming the transport system legislating to clean our air. Friends of the Earth Cymru also […]

Where does the recovery begin? Thoughts from Cynnal Cymru

If there is any silver lining to the global Covid-19 pandemic, it has been the way it has legitimised the desire for a radical re-haul of Welsh society to better meet the needs of current and future generations. As a membership organisation that exists to accelerate progress towards sustainable development, the opportunities to ‘build back better’ – and avert the impending climate and ecological catastrophes – are things that the Cynnal Cymru team has been thinking about for a long while