Friday, May 27, 2022

Campaigns, Events & Actions

AIRPORT WATCH

Community resistance to airport expansion in ScotlandThe Scottish government seeks to triple the capacity of Edinburgh and Glasgow airports in its imminent National Planning Framework 2, and seeks to greatly restrict communities’ freedom to...

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE PHOTO PROJECT

Through photography, EJPP will attempt to help build a picture of what environmental injustice looks like in the UKThe Environmental Justice Photo Project (EJPP) UK is a project of ‘So We Stand’, an emerging...

JURASSIC COAST EARTH FESTIVAL

A festival of climate change awareness-raisingThe Jurassic Coast Earth Festival 2012 is raising climate change awareness and encouraging climate-responsible behaviour through the creation of Onboard - a multi-sensory carbon-neutral ‘flight’.Onboard – a World Heritage...

ROAD BLOCK

Making the case for better transport policyThroughout 2008/9 Campaign for Better Transport (CBT) worked closely with a number of local campaign groups, each at a different stage of scheme appraisal. CBT supported the White...

UK WITHOUT INCINERATION NETWORK

Reporting on incineration, ash and its environmental footprintThe purpose of this organisation is to undermine proposals for a new generation of incinerators in the UK, which would burn household waste producing greenhouse gases and...

CLIMATE JUSTICE AND THE BIOECONOMY

Supporting local campaigns against biofuel and biomass power stations in the UK.Biofuels and bioenergy worsen climate change, threaten forests, biodiversity and human health, and encourage land grabs - but many people think that because...

RISING TIDE AUSTRALIA

Australians unite to confront and change the “business as usual” government agendaDuring the course of 2009, leading up to the UN climate talks in Copenhagen in December, Rising Tide Australia coordinated public mobilisation campaigns...

DITCH DIRTY DEVELOPMENT

Educating students to see beyond the ‘business-as-usual’ paradigm and empowering them to demand a better future for themselves and their loved onesEngaging secondary- and higher-education students in addressing government policy decisions and demanding an...

BRISTOL RISING TIDE

With so many vested interests in maintaining the status quo, Bristol Rising Tide believe we cannot rely on government or industry to tackle the issues of climate changeIf we cannot rely on the ‘establishment’...

LOW CARBON COMMUNITY AMBASSADORS

Empowering low carbon energy solutionsAPE UK supported FoE Scotland’s Low Carbon Power Community Ambassadors project which has been active since January 2011 and we are having huge successes in engaging with communities threatened by...