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The Carbon Literacy Project: Climate Change learning for everyone.

Welcome! The latest news from The Carbon Literacy Project...

 "Climate change does not respect borders; it does not respect who you are - rich and poor, small and big. Therefore, it is what we call 'global challenges,' which require global solidarity."
~ Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations

 
 CL Highlighted at the GM Green Summit

The first Greater Manchester Green Summit on Wednesday saw the coming together of the great and good of sustainable Manchester to seek out pathways to a zero carbon Greater Manchester by 2040.

Carbon Literacy was mentioned (many times!) by speakers as being a key to creating low carbon culture within organisations and communities.

Click here to read more about the event.
 

 ABIS Knowledge Into Action Forum



Managing Director Dave Coleman was in Brussels last week, at the ABIS Knowledge Into Action Forum 2018.

"The Academy of Business in Society (ABIS) is a global network of over 130 companies and academic institutions who invest in a more sustainable future for business in society. "
 

 CL Views of the Green Summit



Read about our different perspectives of the Green Summit -

Emma, Project Coordinator - Marketplace
Delphine, Volunteer Project Officer - Marketplace
 
 


Volunteer Belkais Zagandi provides an account of her experience of attending a Carbon Literacy workshop and volunteering with The Carbon Literacy Project.

Click here to read on.


 

 As Mainstream as Money?


We’ve been discussing this in the CLP office – how best to encapsulate the fact that climate change impacts on all businesses?

Read more here 

 As Mainstream as Money?



Thursday 24th May 9:30-5:00pm At Great Places Housing HQ, Derwent Street, Manchester M21 7QS

By popular demand, we are putting on a Carbon Literacy course led by Carbon Literacy Consultant, Sarah McClelland at Great Places Housing HQ. This will be your opportunity to become certified as Carbon Literate.

Click here for more information and to sign up.


A UNIQUE PROJECT

The Carbon Literacy Project is a unique project, working with everyone who lives, works or studies, in Manchester and beyond, to offer a days-worth of training to the Carbon Literacy Standard. Once Carbon Literate we have an instinctive understanding of the carbon impacts of our activities, are able to make informed choices, and driven by the urgency, act on climate change.
 
 

Upcoming Events


Carbon Literacy Course for Interested Organisations 
24/05/2018 9:30 am - 5:00 pm Great Places Housing HQ, Manchester Lancashire

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Would you like to volunteer with The Carbon Literacy Project?

We are looking for individuals who can regularly offer 2 days per week.

For more information or to apply, click here

We are a proud nonprofit partner of 1% for the Planet, a global network of businesses, nonprofits, and individuals working together for the health of our only home.

As a 1% for the Planet nonprofit partner, businesses and individuals can now donate to the Carbon Literacy Trust via the 1% for the Planet scheme, have their donations toward their 1% pledge evidenced, and support our work in promoting climate change action. 

 Click here to read more.
Recycle your broken and unwanted electrical equipment, free of charge with ICT Reverse. ICT Reverse pick up and package your unwanted or damaged computers, free of charge.  IT and telecom equipment donated to ICT Reverse via The Carbon Literacy generates funds directly for The Carbon Literacy Trust (Registered Charity Number 1156722).

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