1 Apr 2019
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 WCVA closed on
31 March 2019. The service was made possible by Welsh Government
funding that has now come to an end.
WCVA will continue influencing work on the Well-Being of Future
Generations Act, with
resources and information available here. The information and
resources developed by the Invest in Nature team on Climate Change
and Greening your Organisation will be maintained by
Cynnal Cymru - Sustain Wales, Wales's sustainable development
charity and Wales
Biodiversity Partnership will host the Making Space for Nature
It has been an inspirational 3.5 years over which time Invest in
Nature has supported more than 600 requests for information,
advice, promotion or partnership; held 23 webinars and 10 events,
including Zero Carbon Wales events with CAT, and developed
resources that have been viewed more than 30,000 times.
An independent evaluation also found that the service was highly
regarded as a 'positive force for good' amongst the people we want
Thank you to everyone who has contributed ideas, advice,
stories, expertise and wisdom during the Invest in Nature project.
Please don't forget to take a look at our resources before they
find their new homes.
is the Time: A Third Sector Guide to Climate Change
Recording the Natural World
Environmental Volunteering Toolkit
in Nature Guide
Doing your Bit for a Resilient Wales
'Nature in the
Contacts for the future:
For advice on funding, signposting to resources or requests to
share information, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org 0300 111
For the Well-Being of Future Generations Act, please see www.wcva.org.uk/wfga or
contact Dave Cook email@example.com