Articles Tagged with the word ‘Council’

 
The age-old practice of speaking and listening from the heart
 

/ Education, Spirit

06 May 2011

 

Pippa Bondy, a facilitator of courses on ‘the way of council’ – an ancient indigenous practice of holding speaking and listening circles – explains its value in today’s society

 
Cornwall's Solar Plant is UK's First
 

/ Renewable Energy, Sustainable Development

13 Dec 2010

 

Planning permission has been given for the UK's first solar power station to situated on the seven acre site of the former Wheal Jane tin mine, near Truro

 

Notes on Peace

 
 

Arts, Peace & Democracy

01 Dec 2010

 

British Council Global Changemaker Zuhal Sultan sees her dream for a National Youth Orchestra of Iraq come to life

 

Capital B

 
 

Archive

13 Sep 2010

 

A round-up of all things positive in Bristol, courtesy of The Source magazine - a celebration of sustainable living in the South West

 

Shropshire Schools Success in Artsmark Awards

 
 

Archive, Youth

11 Aug 2010

 

Shropshire schools are celebrating their success in the national Artsmark Award with 39 schools having received this special award.

 

Council Helps Residents Track Energy Use

 
 

/ Archive

01 Mar 2010

 

Herefordshire Council is helping local residents to save money and reduce their carbon footprint, by lending out energy monitors to householders.

 

Renewable World

 
 

Archive

24 Nov 2009

 

Here's the book we've been waiting for: a thorough, up-to-date, andabove all proportionate response to our climatic predicament

 

Shropshire's Free Trees

 
 

Archive

23 Nov 2009

 

Shropshire Council, in central England, has launched three partnership schemes to help bring an extra 45,000 trees into the county's landscape.

 

Good Green News For Stockholm

 
 

Archive

31 Aug 2009

 

The Swedish capital, Stockholm, has been recently announced as the first European Green Capital for 2010.

 

Young People Step Up Pressure on World Leaders

 
 

Archive, Youth

26 Aug 2009

 

Young people from around the globe this week called on world leaders to take radical measures against climate change.

 

Global Changemakers

 
 

Archive

15 Jun 2009

 

In Spring, a group of passionate young people from the 20 most powerful nations in the world were given an opportunity to participate in the recent London Summit, to represent the views of their generation.

 

Isle of Wight to be the World's First Eco Island

 
 

Archive

15 Jun 2009

 

The Isle of Wight is set to become the world's first Eco Island. The aim is to have the lowest carbon footprint in England.

 

Climate Change Champions Leaf Up Local Landscape

 
 

Archive

15 Jun 2009

 

An initiative to teach pupils about the important role that trees play within the environment, has seen 14 schools from Stoke-on-Trent give their local landscape a green makeover.

 

Volunteering for the British Youth Council

 
 

Archive, Youth

02 Jun 2009

 

Are you interested in becoming a full time campaign volunteer with the British Youth Council?

 

Chew TV Hollaboxx

 
 

Archive

21 Apr 2009

 

Aged 16-25, fed up and reckon there's nothing to do in Cornwall? Hollaboxx is here!

 

Under 26s Go Free!

 
 

Archive

11 Apr 2009

 

Roll up, roll up, roll up! The British Arts Council has teamed up with hundreds of venues to give away 618,000 free theatre tickets to under 26 year olds.

 

New Bank Comes to Economic Rescue

 
 

Archive

10 Mar 2009

 

Plans have recently been unveiled by Birmingham City Council in the UK, to create a municipal bank that could help local residents through the current economic downturn.

 

Hollaboxx is Here!

 
 

Archive

01 Dec 2008

 

Aged 16-25, fed up and reckon there's nothing to do in Cornwall? Hollaboxx is here!

 

Fairtrade Limerick

 
 

Archive

24 Nov 2008

 

Limerick City Council celebrated their third birthday as a Fairtrade City. Its Fairtrade committee is delighted that they have achieved and maintained Fairtrade status.

 

Less is More

 
 

Archive

24 Nov 2008

 

This years's Schumacher Lectures celebrated new ideas from passionate advocates of change to people reshaping society from the ground up.