Thursday, December 9, 2021

Technology, Business & Solutions

TRANSITION HEATHROW

Transition Heathrow is a grassroots group working to build resilient Heathrow communities Transition Heathrow is a project that aims to take the central grounding principles of the Transition Towns movement and apply them in an...

MIVULE SOLAR LIGHTING PROJECT

Addressing the increasing marginalisation of the illiterate, off-grid rural poor in remote parts of Eastern Uganda, who are overlooked by government and mainstream aid-givers.The women in the photo live in the remotest parts of...

PACT

The Policy Action on Climate ToolkitThe World Future Council (WFC) is a global forum comprising of government representatives, parliamentarians, and leaders from civil society, business, academia and the arts. Their activities range from advocating...

READY STEADY GROW

Get growing with an innovative food-growing project in East LondonOne of the easiest ways to address our personal carbon emissions is to grow more of our own food.Get Growing (GG) is a unique food-growing...

THE DESTINY OF THE LUHYIA COMMUNITY

The Biochar, Solar Cooker Stove and Agroforestry Farming ProjectThe Destiny of the Luhyia Community is grateful to get funds from APE UK to implement The Biochar, Solar Cooker Stove and Agroforestry Farming Project in...

BIOMASS BRIQUETTES

Promoting community fuel security in UgandaThe project has effectively addressed the problems of Nakisunga in Uganda that has experienced serious deforestation, primarily as a result of household use of wood and charcoal for fuel,...

LEGISLATIVE ACTION PROJECT

If we want to buy a product that is guaranteed to work, we can usually get it ‘off the shelf’. Similarly, if governments want a policy that has been proven to work, wouldn’t it...

CLIMATE FRIENDLY FOOD STANDARDS

Measuring the carbon footprint of food from field to the consumerClimate Friendly Foods is a not-for-profit social enterprise set up in the UK in 2008 to tackle climate change through agroecological farming, particularly field-scale...

THE PAPER TRAIL

Recycling paper for fuel within the Gambian tourist industryThis is an initiative by the DEEN Trust which was established by a group of active environmentalists to address, in a pro-active and practical way, waste...

ENABLING THE TRANSITION

Towards a zero-carbon Britain “The science says we must, the technology says we can, its time to say we will.”  – Enabling the TransitionSince 1975 the Centre for Alternative Technology in Machynlleth, Wales has been...