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Back 2 Earth

By SDRN on 22nd April 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Tottenham, London.

AIM: To transform local people’s lives by enabling engagement with, and productive use of, the immediate environment.

BACKGROUND: Back2Earth (B2E) began life in 2004 as a local community regeneration and environmental charity, developing a programme of environmental volunteering (particularly around local community food production) and green skills training projects, mainly for marginalised and disadvantaged residents.

STATUS: Ongoing.

ACTIVITIES:

PEDAL

By SDRN on 17th April 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Portobello, Scotland

AIM: To create a vibrant, sustainable Portobello, which can help combat climate change and reduce fossil fuel use through a process of re-localisation.

Low Carbon West Oxford

By SDRN on 29th March 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: West Oxford

AIM: To reduce the carbon footprint of West Oxford through encouraging and enabling more sustainable lifestyles amongst residents.

Landshare UK

By SDRN on 27th March 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: UK-wide

AIM: To bring together those who have land to share with those who need land for cultivating food, in order to help address growing concerns around food security, carbon emissions from industrial farming and food miles.

Capital Growth

By SDRN on 22nd March 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: London

AIM: To work with local authorities, housing associations and other landowners to make under-used land available to growers and communities for the creation of 2012 new community food growing spaces across London by the end of 2012.

LOCATION: King’s Cross, London.

AIM: To inspire and enable young people to generate environmental and social changes in their communities.

Incredible Edible Todmorden

By SDRN on 25th November 2011
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Todmorden, Pennines (but also more recently replicated elsewhere)

Eostre Organics

By SDRN on 11th November 2011
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: East Anglia

AIM: To build a fair, ecological and cooperative food system, providing a source of sustainable livelihoods and business viability for small local organic producers in response to a decline in rural farm employment and competition from international markets.

SDRN lecture - influencing Food Security

By SDRN on 28th January 2011
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 17:15 to 19:00

SDRN Annual Conference 2010: Presentations

By SDRN on 6th January 2011
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 12:15

Plenary Session I: Opening Plenary
Sustainable Development Policy under the new Coalition Government 


Parallel Session 1a: Innovating for a transition to a sustainable economy

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