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.
How is Greater Manchester Helping Our Natural Environment?
Here in Greater Manchester, we’re putting the environment at the heart of our plans for the future of our city region – alongside people’s future jobs and homes. So, how are we helping the natural world today, tomorrow and together?Read
Call for schools across Greater Manchester to ‘grow their school’ with trees
A new scheme is being led by City of Trees and is open to all schools across the city region. As part of the initiative, City of Trees will supply free trees as well as organising a ‘how to plant’ day with pupils.Read
Join us for Greater Manchester Tree Month!
City of Trees celebrates Greater Manchester’s treasure trove of trees and woodlands and encourages people to learn more about their amazing benefits this November.Read
FREE WEBINAR: Biodiversity Net Gain in Greater Manchester
Professionals working on the delivery of Biodiversity Net Gain Greater Manchester will want to sign up for this new webinar.Read
RHS Garden Bridgewater to open in July 2020
This week, the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) announced that its fifth garden and first new garden for nearly two decades, RHS Garden Bridgewater, is opening to the public from Thursday 30 July 2020.Read
Greater Manchester to Invest Over £1.5million in New Tree Planting
The city region has secured funding from The Urban Tree Challenge Fund, matching existing resources, to plant both small saplings and large urban trees.Read
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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 […]