From school to work and inbetween – education & employability

Showing Projects 951-991 of 991
  • Sustainable Curriculum

    This project aims to both promote existing and develop new resources to support a more sustainable curriculum across London schools. Our first resources will be available after Easter holidays 2013 on our new website. (A “Springboard to Action” project for the London Sustainable Schools Forum)

  • Greenwich CDA

    <P>Greenwich Co-operative Development Agency (GCDA) provides intensive support to communities that become active in solving their own difficulties. Controlled by a voluntary management committee representative of local organisations and social enterprises, we employ 11 staff with many years of expertise in their individual fields.</P> <P>Our services are free to beneficiaries Read more [...]

  • The Edible Bus Stop ®

    The Edible Bus Stop® (EBS) is a London based award winning collective, comprising of landscape architects, garden designers, horticulturists, artists and activists.  The core of our ethos, is the belief that a brutal landscape makes for a brutal outlook, and that by taking responsibility for our urban environment, we can Read more [...]

  • Streatham Common Community Garden

    Streatham Common Community Garden, run by a group of local volunteers, is situated in a historic walled garden site next to the Rookery. It’s thought the site has been used for gardening for more than 200 years, but had been unused for several years and had fallen into a state Read more [...]

  • Barnet Environment Centre

    Nature reserve in Barnet.  Nearest tube High Barnet.  Used for educational visits by school children — pond-dipping, mini-beasts etc.  The friends group organises volunteers to maintain the site — clearing paths and ponds, laying hedges etc.  Used to be called Barnet Countryside Centre.

  • Abundance Wimbledon

    ABUNDANCE FRUIT DAY – Sat 20th Sept 11am-2pm Wimbledon has lots of fruit trees around in gardens and public places, but every year much of the fruit goes to waste. Our aim is to help people harvest the fruit and use this wonderful free food. We’ll be selling jams, jellies, Read more [...]

  • Friends of Sudley Estate

    We want to bring Sudley’s Walled Garden back into productive use. We want to create a 21st Century version of the original. We’re finding out about its past to inform its future. We need people to join in.

  • Edgecombe hall community wildlife project

    We have been undertaking practical conservation tasks at Edgecombe Hall Estate, Southfields, Wandsworth. We are restoring a large pond and woodlands habitat, aswell as undertaking an oral history project. This has brought the memories of the different generations together.  For further  details contact Mark on 07726696012 or Diana on 020 Read more [...]

  • BeeUrban-The Hive

    Bee Urban is a beekeeping and environmental education, community project based at The Hive in Kennington Park. We moved from our space at Kennington Lodge to a new site in 2015 and have created a forest garden of herbs,fruit and vegetables and ornamentals in an unused corner of the park. Read more [...]

  • Permaculture Kids Club

    A nature club for kids in and around Lewisham using the principles of Permaculture.  Fun ways to work with nature and people! Ruth, Suriya and friends. Contact us if you wish to find out more! ethicalgardener@gmail.com or here on Project Dirt

  • Pro Bono Environmental Law Group (BPP)

    BPP University College’s Pro Bono projects provide a wide range of legal services without charge through a varied and interesting programme, all delivered by BPP Law School students with guidance from qualified lawyers. Taking part in pro bono gives students the perfect opportunity to demonstrate their legal professionalism and build Read more [...]

  • Sow Good Garden

    A community allotment and garden run in partnership between The Conservation Volunteers, The Badminton Centre, local childrens centres, and the Childrens Healthy Weight team.  Registered with Capital Growth and the Federation of City Farms and Gardens.  Funded by Hounslow Innovation Funding to bring the community together See our up and coming Read more [...]

  • Eco Archway

    http://agreenern19.wordpress.com/ http://www.ecoarchway.org.uk/ http://www.greendrinks.org/London/North%20Islington This group was born in 2010 when a number of North Islington residents got together to lobby MP Jeremy Corbyn as part of the nationwide Stop Climate Chaos Big Climate Connection campaign Since then we have met on more or less monthly basis where we discuss all Read more [...]

  • London Sustainable Schools FORUM

    Forum is a meeting place. Its where ideas and views on London Sustainable Schools can be exchanged. It is our termly event. It’s where teachers, third sector, private sector, local authority and governmental workers come together in a Central London school to meet, inspire, discuss, share, support, create and plan. 

  • 33: climate actions

    Launched on Monday 25th February 2019, our ’33’ project highlights ​33 great opportunities ​for London Schools to prepare for London Climate Action Week (LCAW). The project has the hashtag: ‘Love London. Love the World.’ ’33’ is a campaign to promote great projects taking place across London which can support schools to become more Read more [...]

  • Liverpool Food People

    Liverpool Food People are a network of food growers, composters, buyers, cooks + eaters passionate about a positive healthy food culture for lovely Liverpool. The LFP is third sector led, with members currently hailing from Food for Thought; healthy school meals caterer, Health Equalities Group, Faiths4Change, Fareshare Merseyside and arts and Read more [...]

  • Spitalfields City Farm

    Spitalfields City Farm is a community farm only a stones throw from the city of London. We are an urban oasis, offering educational and fun activities, skills training, animal sponsorship and volunteer work for local communities and visiting groups.  Education/ Horticulture/ Arts and Crafts/ Volunteering/ Animal Care/ Sustainability.

  • Oasis edible forest gardening project

    We are a forest gardening project situated on a children’s adventure playground. We have already developed several area’s in the garden – but there is still so much to do! As well as gardening based activities we have lots of other things going on – building out of recycled materials (artistic and practical), Read more [...]

  • The Orchard Project

    The Orchard Project aims to create lush cities swathed in fruit and nut trees. We work in partnership with communities to plant, manage, restore and harvest orchards in urban areas to help us all to rediscover the pleasure of eating home-grown fruit. For the first five years, we focused our Read more [...]

  • London Green Drinks

    The original London Green Drinks. We meet every second Tuesday of the month, now at the Pontefract Castle pub, in Marylebone (2 minutes from Bond Street tube station). Join us from 6.30pm. Expect a mixture of professionals, council officers, activists and students from across the capital. If you’re interested in Read more [...]

  • Transition Town Liverpool

    The idea is that a town using less energy and fewer resources could be more resilient, more abundant and more pleasurable than at present. Join in the explore how we can  reduce the impact of climate change and peak resource use on our communities.

  • Forest Schools in the North West

      Forest school is an inspirational process, that offers children and young people opportunities to achieve, develop confidence and self-esteem, through hands on learning in a local woodland environment. Cluster Groups for Forest School Leaders in the North West: Cheshire /Merseyside Forest School Cluster Group – co-ordinated by The Mersey Forest Read more [...]

  • Urban Green Fair

    A unique family centred festival, run by a Community Interest Company, highlighting environmental issues and providing debate, film, participation, workshops, demonstrations, food, fun and practical cost effective solutions. We are sorry to announce that the Urban Green Fair 2012 has been cancelled. A combination of no external funding and an increase Read more [...]

  • Sutton Community Farm

    Sutton Community Farm is a 7-acre community-owned farm in Wallington, south London. The farm grows vegetables according to organic principles and provide a shared space for the local community to cultivate skills. The farm generates a large proposition of its income through running a local VegBox scheme, distributing fruit and Read more [...]

  • The Meadow Orchard Project

    An urban wildlife meadow, community permaculture garden and orchard, and eco-building project for the health of our community. Activities include gardening and food-growing, orchard care, wildlife habitat maintenance, including scything the large meadow grassland, eco-building such as cob building, carpentry, straw-bale building, natural bee-keeping, arts and crafts, education workshops and Read more [...]

  • The DoNation

    Enabling you to inspire your friends to live more sustainable lives, through an online sponsorship platform that replaces cash with action. Employee engagement programmes that get staff excited about sustainability

  • St Mary’s Secret Garden

    The garden is an accessible award winning garden for the whole community. We provide: therepeutic gardening sessions for people with learning disabilities, mental health issues and older people volunteering opportunities training courses for people on horticulture and associated topics (we are a City & Guilds Approved training centre) hand raised Read more [...]

  • RandyMayers.com

    Currently based at Landmatters Co-op Permaculture project near Totnes in south west Devon, Randy runs short courses in; Permaculture Food growing Composting and more… The main aim of this project is to learn and share practical experiences with Permaculture livelihoods and it’s associated practices. Randy lives off grid and is Read more [...]

  • Brixton Energy

    We have come together to establish Brixton’s very own community owned energy project where we can own and generate our own electricity. We are looking for lots of people, ideas and input so join us and get involved.

  • Greenpeace Southwark

    Welcome to Greenpeace Southwark.  It is a great time to get involved, with so much going on, from having a group hug with police to campaigning in a climbing centre. We meet on the 3rd Tuesday of the month in the The Old Thameside Inn, London Bridge SE1 9DG at Read more [...]

  • Myatt’s Fields Park

    We grow vegetables and fruit in the park’s greenhouse and then use them to supply our lovely Little Cat Cafe, as well as a range of food based workshops. We have recently appointed a community gardener (Fabrice Boltho) and are offering supporting to ten local growing projects. This scheme is Read more [...]

  • Cranbrook Community Food Garden

    A food garden where produce is grown communally, on the Cranbrook estate in Bethnal Green. There are gardening clubs on a Thursday evening (5.30pm – 7.30pm) and Saturday morning. Please call the garden mobile on 07939 978778 for more information.

  • Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

    Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses (BPCG) is an independent environmental charity operating from a former municipal greenhouse site in the centre of Lambeth’s Brockwell Park. Our 3742m2 site comprises a series of demonstration gardens and facilities including two commercial-sized greenhouses. We use the space to host a variety of educational initiatives Read more [...]

  • Arcola Theatre

    Trailblazing sustainability projects as part of our core business, Arcola Theatre aims to be the world’s first carbon neutral theatre. Our vision for a sustainable, equitable and creative future is the basis of our unique structure and business model, comprised of three strands of work: – Professional Theatre – Creative Read more [...]

  • St Saviours Edible Garden

    St Saviour’s are holding sessions now on alternate Wednesdays from 10.30 am to tend the garden organically and using Permaculture methods. From 10.30am till 12pm, all abilities welcome, kids more than welcome if supervised No experience necessary… If raining please check if on See Facebook Page for updates https://www.facebook.com/groups/1804378846259115/ 07766 Read more [...]

  • South East Rivers Trust

    The South East Rivers Trust is an environmental charity which aims to acheive healthy rivers, for all, across the south east of England.  We work from as far west as Baskingstoke, and as far east as Dover – looking after all the rivers and their catchments in between.  We run Read more [...]

  • Transition Town Peckham

    TTP is a local environmental group that exists to help Peckham residents live in a more sustainable way – in response to climate change and the need to become less reliant on oil.

  • Brixton Food and Growing Group

    This group is open to anyone in Brixton or the surrounding areas who is interested in being involved in making our community more sustainable and resilient through local food and growing initiatives. This group is whatever YOU make it. You can use it to connect up with other members of Transition Town Read more [...]

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