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Welsh Water call for Independent Members to join Glas Cymru

FINAL CALL: Are you someone who can make a difference in your community? Welsh Water is not-for-profit and unique in the utilities sector. Our parent company, Glas Cymru, is a company formed for the purpose of owning, financing and managing Welsh Water. For the sake of a few days’ voluntary work a year, you could […]

Job Opportunity with Cynnal Cymru: Digital Communications Officer

We are recruiting a Digital Communications Officer £27k pro rata, 15hrs, Flexible Working Are you experienced digital communicator with a track record in developing effective and engaging communications? Can you help us accelerate action towards a sustainable future?   An exciting opportunity has arisen for a driven, creative and resourceful Digital Communications Officer to join […]

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 […]

11-27 September | Keep Wales Tidy: Autumn Clean Cymru

After taking the difficult decision to postpone Spring Clean Cymru in March, Keep Wales Tidy are excited to announce Autumn Clean Cymru will be taking place from 11-27 September! Autumn Clean Cymru will be a bit different from the usual clean-up campaigns. To make sure everyone stays safe and well, Keep Wales Tidy are encouraging […]

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