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Schools Climate Action Planner

NEW Schools Climate Action Planner, providing a free, online and easy-to-use action planning tool for teachers and students to help schools reduce their climate impact through practical steps.

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Natural Course: The final fourth phase

The fourth and final phase of Natural Course, an EU LIFE Integrated project, is now underway running until the end of March 2024.

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Biodiversity Net Gain Explained

Nature and biodiversity are in decline across England. In Greater Manchester, initiatives across the public, private and third sectors are seeking to reverse this and deliver the wider environmental and socio-economic benefits that improving our natural environment can bring.

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Blog: A review of the Greater Manchester Green Summit 2021

Back in person at the Lowry, Salford Quays, the fourth Greater Manchester Green Summit welcomed over 850 attendees and exhibitors.

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IGNITION Hackathon

The IGNITION team are inviting university students, schools and youth groups to take part in a free-to-attend, in-person hackathon event to mark COP26.

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Bee Net Zero

Greater Manchester launches bid to become easiest place in the UK to be a zero carbon business.



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Investing in Nature

Elliot House 151 Deansgate, Manchester

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 […]

COP26 North West Power to the People: Enabling a Smart Energy Transition

Escape to Freight Island Escape to Freight Island, Mayfield Depot, 11 Baring St,, Manchester

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 […]

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