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Monday, 9th October 2017
New Economics Foundation
Launched last week (3rd October) at the Conservative Party Conference, a new report shows that plant based protein is "desperately needed" as part of the UK's agriculture. The Grow Green II report,...
 
Tuesday, 3rd October 2017
St Ethelburga's
Are your heart and hands dedicated to the challenge of building a sustainable future rooted in interconnectedness and reverence for nature? The Spiritual Ecology Leadership Programme explores how...
 
Tuesday, 26th September 2017
National Coppice Federation
There will soon be a stirring in the woods around Britain. As nights draw in, temperatures fall and trees consider shedding leaves, coppice workers begin to sharpen tools, service saws and dust-off...
 
Monday, 11th September 2017
Permaculture magazine
This year, 2017, is the 25th anniversary of Permaculture magazine. To celebrate, editor Maddy Harland is launching her new book, Fertile Edges: Regenerating Land, Culture and Hope. Maddy interfaces...
 
Friday, 8th September 2017
Permaculture magazine
Concerns about possible widescale flooding in Portsmouth have been prompted by a new documentary film being shown locally which warns about the effects of climate change. Independent No6 Cinema will...
 
Friday, 8th September 2017
Rob Wheeler, Yvette Dzakpasu & Kosha Joubert
This November the UN Climate Summit (COP23) will be held in Bonn, Germany, where the imperative will be how to massively scale-up and effectively implement the Paris Climate Agreement. The Global...
 
Thursday, 7th September 2017
Permaculture magazine
A direct action group is staging a protest at a Sussex service station to stop an oil drilling rig from the Broadford Bridge drilling site near Billingshurst in West Sussex from being transported to...
 
Tuesday, 5th September 2017
CQ University, Australia
In the first few weeks of her Graduate Certificate of Permaculture Design at CQUniversity, Monbulk mother Sonja Leigh suddenly felt the weight of the world on her shoulders. “I got so overwhelmed by...
 
Monday, 4th September 2017
Permaculture magazine
Eko Harden Technologies Oy of Helsinki has announced that its pioneering EKOGRID™ technology will be used in a one-year remediation research program of the City of Helsinki aimed at finding an...
 
Wednesday, 16th August 2017
Weleda
Weleda, the world’s leading manufacturer of certified natural and organic cosmetics and herbal medicines, is delighted to announce its new Global Garden Campaign. This initiative has been devised to...
 

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