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Have A Green Christmas – Size Of Wales’ Annual Tree Planting Drive

Trees for Christmas is helping people in Wales to have a green Christmas and plant thousands of trees at the same time. The campaign encourages people to celebrate their Christmas tree being brought into their home by donating fruit trees to family homes in Mbale, Uganda. Trees are for life, not just for Christmas after […]

Young people from across Wales come together to debate climate change at the National Assembly

Young people from all over Wales will be coming together at the Senedd in Cardiff on 21st November to debate climate change in front of Ministers, Assembly Members and representatives from the Future Generations Commissioner’s Office. “MockCOP” is an event modelled on the UN’s Conference of the Parties (COP), where representatives from countries all over […]

New Executive Director Appointed at Cynnal Cymru

Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales announces the appointment of a new executive Director to steer the charity though the next phase of its development as it continues to respond to the global challenge of sustainability – Sarah Hopkins. Our current Director steps down after a successful period of restructuring the charity from a wholly government-funded […]

Living Wage Week celebrated during Kidwelly launch with Burns Pet Nutrition

Burns Pet Nutrition kicked started the celebrations of The Living Wage Week by hosting the first west Wales event. Local employers including Santander, Nationwide, Adecco, Delta Wellbeing, Carmarthenshire County Council, Castell Howell, Swansea Council for Voluntary Action, Trinity St Davids, Libra Energy & Estates Ltd andBevan Buckland LLP joined in the celebrations at the Parc […]

Cynnal Cymru is recruiting a new Executive Director

Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales is seeking to appoint a new Director to steer the charity though the next phase of its development as it continues to respond to the global challenge of sustainability.

Icon Creative’s Approach to Sustainably Sourced Printed Marketing Materials for Black Mountains College

The aptly named ‘Black Mountains College’ (BMC) in Talgarth is a forward-thinking education organisation, offering immersive teaching experiences through seminars in a range of subjects with the goal of preparing students for the coming effects of climate change. The brainchild of Owen Sheers (Welsh writer and director) and British acclaimed Human Rights Watch Researcher Ben […]

Potholes in pavements leaving over 65s stuck indoors

Nearly one in three (31%) over 65s are prevented from walking on their local streets because of cracked pavements, equating to over 3.5million people in the UK The new research from charity Living Streets, released for National Walking Month finds that nearly two thirds of over 65s (60%) are worried about poor pavements, however this […]

New home for Invest in Nature resources as the service comes to a close

The Invest in Nature service run by WCVA closed on 31 March 2019 after three and a half years of supporting community action on the environment in Wales. After a brilliant 3.5 years of events, webinars, resources and engagement to support community action on the environment, the Invest in Nature (formerly Environet) service run by […]

Join WWF Cymru for Earth Hour – Saturday 30th March

WWF’s Earth Hour is a global movement, which brings together people across the world to call for greater action on protecting our planet. Each year millions of people around the world get involved by switching off their lights and organising events for their communities to show they care.   Why get involved? Joining in with […]

Living Wage Universities in Wales

Wales is home to ten universities who are producing ground-breaking research and driving innovation on a global scale. They are also a huge national asset in the economic and social impact they have locally and across Wales. Universities also have an important role to play in supporting their communities. Currently, there are 33 universities UK-wide that […]