The IGNITION project is a ground-breaking project that aims to develop innovative financing solutions for investment in Greater Manchester’s natural environment. This investment will help to build the city region’s […]
News and Events
Helping to make Greater Manchester a world-leading Green City Region is our priority. Our environment underpins all aspects of our daily lives. We face urgent and significant challenges presented by a changing climate that require us all to take action now if we are to achieve our goal of carbon-neutrality by 2038.
Recycle for Greater Manchester Community Fund
Applications for the Recycle for Greater Manchester Community Fund are now live. The fund helps to deliver projects aimed at reducing household waste, increasing recycling and encouraging reuse.Read
The White Stork – An International Symbol of Peace?
James Walsh, aka @MancunianBirder, writes about his research on the White Stork and why he thinks it should be an international symbol of peace.Read
Learning from the Living Lab – five key benefits
Exploring the impact of nature-based solutions at the University of Salford’s Living Lab.Read
GMCA recognised for “extraordinary” contribution to the energy transition
Greater Manchester Combined Authority was announced as winner of the Local Energy Leadership award at this year’s Green Energy AwardsRead
Financial advice and energy efficiency tips to keep the heat on at home
Energy efficiency measures in homes can reduce carbon emissions and lower energy bills.Read
Learn Live: Improving our rivers, estuaries and coasts
The Environment Agency are hosting a ‘Learn Live’ session aimed at schools about improving our rivers, estuaries and coasts.Read
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Latest Past Events
Tuesday 9 November 2021 Escape to Freight Island, Mayfield Depot, 11 Baring St, Manchester, M1 2PZ Main programme 9.30-13.30 Smart talk sessions 13.30 -15.00 The North West has long been […]
The COP26 summit will bring parties together to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. The UK is committed to […]