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Mass localism – NESTA discussion paper

This discussion paper was launched today (23/2/10) and takes the lessons from NESTA’s Big Green Challenge and suggests 5 lessons that policymakers should use in developing programmes that impact on and involve local communities. The five principles were: Establish clear measureable outcomes; Presume community capacity to innovate; In the early stages, challenge and advice is more useful than cash; [...]

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Let’s Get Greener Together

The climate threat is worse than many experts predicted just a few years ago. It affects us all without prejudice. Many in the co-operative movement draw attention to the climate threat through demonstration or petition, which are valuable actions. The Greener Together – the co-operative way initiative builds on to those actions by supporting individuals to change [...]

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Greener Living Fund – mini videos

These video clips will give you a snapshot of the projects and people involved in the Greener Living Fund (GLF). Thanks to everyone for going along with this guerilla filming experiment. If you want to get an idea of the atmosphere at the launch please press more than one play button at once! Marine Stewardship [...]

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Greener Living Fund launch – first pictures

Here are the first pictures from the Greener Living Fund launch. This has got to be the best picture of the day . . . Hilary Ben meets Captain Switch Off. Below are a few other images presented as a slideshow. Videos to follow. More information on the Greener Living Fund and its delivery partners [...]

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Greener Living Programme launched

This is just a quick post to let you know that the Greener Living  Programme was launched by Hilary Benn today (23/6/09). More details, including pictures and videos will follow. In the meantime please visit the Greener Living Fund website for further information.

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Stage 2 of the GLF application process closed

Stage 2 of the GLF application process closed on 20 April 2009.   The 17 projects to make it through the first stage of the Greener Living Fund have all submitted their second stage bids by this deadline. These will now go to an independent selection panel and Ministers. We anticipate being able to announce the [...]

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Stage 2 Greener Living Fund (GLF) projects announced

The delivery partners for the Greener Living Fund (GLF) are being selected through a two-stage process. In the first stage, third sector organisations were asked to provide a short concept note describing what they would want to do to contribute to the aims of the fund. 112 concept notes were received requesting a total of [...]

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