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February 2018

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Can more Welsh organisations help drive action on the Sustainable Development Goals?
- 22.02.18

The deadline for review is 16 March 2018. Read more here...




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Landfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
- 20.02.18

Coming Soon! A new grant funding programme to help communities living within 5 miles of certain waste disposal stations or landfill sites take action for their local environment.



January 2018


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Want to do your bit for nature? Check out our guide to find out how
- 31.01.18

Environet's 'Investing in Nature' guide demonstrates that there are simple, cost-effective steps you can take to do your bit for nature...



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Could your skills support our natural environment? Find out in our new toolkit
- 29.01.18

Environet's new toolkit is packed full of ideas for getting involved in environmental volunteering and celebrates fantastic projects making a difference in Wales through people like you...

 Community Energy
Locally owned renewable energy - A call for evidence
- 18.01.18
Welsh Government want your views on the benefits and impacts we can expect from increasing the amount of locally owned energy generation...



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Want to go green in 2018?
- 15.01.18

You could start by reading our 5 easy ways to make your workplace more nature friendly...



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Introducing 'Climate Just' in Wales
- 03.01.18

You are invited to a preview event for the newly revised Climate Just website and map tool on 9 February 2018, hosted by Cardiff Metropolitan University and presented by the University of Manchester...


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Future Generations Commissioner - Policy Priorities
- 03.01.18
The wide scope of the Well-being of Future Generations Act provides the opportunity to deliver the Wales we want...






December 2017

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WCVA to deliver £1.5 million Landfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme -
WCVA is delighted to announce that it will be distributing new funding for community and environmental projects from April 2018.



November 2017

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Welsh Government Report - Well-being of Wales 2016-17
- 20.11.17
The Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act requires Welsh Government to produce updates on the progress being made in Wales towards the 7 well-being goals by measuring against 46 national indicators. Welsh Government has a new section on their website which allows you to delve into the data behind the 'Well-being of Wales 2016-17' report. Read on to find out more...

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Can you help create a national plan for the Sustainable Development Goals?  - 20.11.17
Stakeholders can be involved in a number of different ways from leading on the production of chapters that focus on each Goal to being involved in peer review. Those interested are asked to get in touch by 30 November 2017.

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Webinar: Energy Efficiency in the Workplace - 20.11.17
Want to reduce your running costs and help the planet too? Join us 05.12.17

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Book Now - Sustainable Management of Natural Resources - 06.11.17
Join WCVA's Environet team as we explore the emerging policy framework for the sustainable management of our natural resources and the opportunities this offers for practical action and collaboration. 24 November, Aberystwyth / 27 November, Llanrwst / 28 November, Swansea


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...