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October 2017

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Area Statements and Funding Updates from Natural Resources Wales...


Environment Grant 200 150Welsh Government Environment Grants Co-Design Event - 10.10.17
Date: 20 October 2017 - Location: Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells - To Book Email:

Coproduction Nature 200 150 Working with communities and nature to create sustainable change  - 04.10.17

Delivered in collaboration with the Welsh Government, Department of Environment and Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Places Research Institute, Cardiff University. 16 November, Conwy / 17 November, Cardiff...


September 2017

WG Prosperity For All 200 150 How will the environment fit into Welsh Government's 'Prosperity for All' national strategy? - 27.09.17
Welsh Government want to build a Wales that is healthy and active, prosperous and secure, ambitious and learning, and united and connected - but has the environment been delegated a role in helping to deliver these key areas...

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State of the UK Climate Report 2016
- 21.09.17
The Met Office 3rd annual State of the UK Climate report shows 2016 was the 13th warmest year (records dating back to 1910)...

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Zero Carbon Britain - A Perspective From Wales - 18.09.17
Zero Carbon Britain is the flagship research project from the Centre for Alternative Technology, showing that a modern, zero-emissions society is possible using technology available today. We held two events back in July to explore what a Zero Carbon Wales might look like, read on to find out more...

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Webinar Summary - Taking Forward Wales Sustainable Management of Natural Resources - 04.09.17
The consultation period has been extended and will now close 30 September 2017. For more information read our Webinar Summary here...

August 2017

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Projects coming to an end? Get ready with our new webinars
- 22.08.17

Closing down a project and planning for its succession can be a difficult process. Join us for our webinar series on Project Closure (18.09.17) and Succession Planning (21.09.17) for a comprehensive guide through this crucial stage of any project...

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Welsh Government Natural Resources Policy
- 22.08.17
The Natural Resources Policy (NRP) is the second statutory product of the Environment (Wales) Act...


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Can the Public Sector in Wales really be carbon neutral by 2030?
- 16.08.17

Catherine Miller, WCVA Environet Cymru Manager, takes a look at Welsh Government's consultation on achieving a zero carbon public sector...

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Natural Resources Wales - New Approach to Funding
- 14.08.17

Over recent months Natural Resources Wales has been developing a new Commissioning model to replace its current approach to funding partnership projects...

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Our resources can help you make space for nature
- 02.08.17

There are simple, cost-effective steps that you can take to do your bit for nature...

July 2017

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New Animation and Resource - Introducing the goals of the WBFG Act and the Third Sector
- 26.07.17

The third sector contributes greatly towards the achievement of the goals and these factsheets and animation aim to help groups think more about their contributions in the context of the goals...


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Achieving a Zero Carbon Wales Together
- 26.07.17

In this blog, Chloe Jenkins gives a summary of 2 events, held in Bangor and Cardiff, and her personal reflections on the Zero Carbon Wales message...





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Join Us - Webinar Series - Sustainability in the Workplace

Book Now! 1 August / 3 August / 8 August



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Join Agroecology Land Trust for fantastic Renewable Energy courses
- 06.07.17
Want to learn about off grid Wind, Solar and Biomass Energy in a beautiful woodland location? Join Agroecology Land Trust on 22nd-23rd July / 26th August / 27th-28th August to gain practical skills and experience in designing and installing your own sources of renewable energy.