Posts Tagged ‘Training’

Sustainable Academy Award winners 2018

Winners of First Sustainability Academy Awards Announced

The winners of the first Sustainable Academy Awards were announced today in an Awards Ceremony in the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. Organised by Cynnal Cymru and RenewableUK Cymru, the Sustainable Academy Awards, which have Wales & West Utilities as their headline sponsor, celebrate sustainability excellence, innovation and leadership across Wales and recognise work being done […]

Wales’ Certified Carbon Literacy Trainer

Cynnal Cymru is now the official partner of the Carbon Literacy project in Wales and we are proud to announce that our colleague Rhodri Thomas is now the first Certified Carbon Literacy Trainer in Wales. Carbon Literacy is a concept created in Manchester by Cooler Projects Ltd. and administered by the Carbon Literacy Trust. It […]

Carbon Literacy Following IPCC Report Publication

In the week following the publication of the latest IPCC report on climate change, we are very pleased to be delivering more Carbon Literacy sessions courtesy of Social Farms and Gardens, in Cardiff and Bangor. As this BBC report explains the IPCC has made it clear that citizens have just as much of a role […]

Continual Development as Carbon Literacy Partner in Wales

Cynnal Cymru-Sustain Wales are continuing to make progress and develop Carbon Literacy courses for different audiences and peer groups as the Official Partner of the Carbon Literacy Trust in Wales, supported by our friends in Manchester. September saw us running an introductory session attended by colleagues from Acuity Legal, Dŵr Cymru, Coleg Y Cymoedd and […]

Carbon Literacy training

Public Health Wales | Becoming ‘Carbon Literate’

In October, Public Health Wales became the first public sector organisation in Wales to complete Cynnal Cymru’s new ‘carbon literacy’ training.  Eleven colleagues in a variety of roles across the organisation took part and have been accredited by the Carbon Literacy Project in Manchester. Following the course, the team have already started to use their […]

Down to Earth sustainable building

Book onto Down to Earth’s inspiring training courses

Award-winning social enterprise and Cynnal Cymru member, Down to Earth have just announced the first dates in their training programme for 2017. As the Cynnal Cymru team can testify, it is more than just training – Down to Earth provide an inclusive and empowering environment to learn, work together and contribute to such an important project. […]

A new Era for Business

We are in a new era. The companies with the leading edge are those who have adopted the Sustainable Development concept as a founding principle and a philosophy of management. Leading brands and corporations such as Marks and Spencer, Unilever, B&Q, Puma, Arup and BT as well as nearly 400 signatories of the Welsh Government’s […]

Can We Engineer Our Way to a Sustainable Future?

Our Training Manager Rhodri Thomas was recently invited to give a talk to the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineers. He tilted the lecture “Can We Engineer Our Way to a Sustainable Future?” and use it to explore the tensions between what society needs, what it thinks it needs, the environmental limits to meeting these needs […]

Bespoke Training Success

Following a hugely successful session with Glamorgan Cricket recently we have more bespoke training booked in throughout April and May as well as the launch of the Business Leadership for Sustainable Development course which is accredited by Cardiff Metropolitan University. The course starts this week and will also be running in September. More information can […]