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Fitter for Walking

By SDRN on 10th May 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: 12 communities within five regions of England; London, North East, North West, West Midlands, and Yorkshire.

Space Makers Agency

By SDRN on 10th May 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Multiple locations around England.

AIM: To work with local residents, businesses, artists, community groups, Local Authorities and property owners to create inspiring regeneration projects that are driven by grassroots energy.

Brixton Remade

By SDRN on 3rd May 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Brixton, London.

AIM: To promote local waste reduction, reuse and recycling; to develop skills of remaking and repair important for the creation of local green enterprises and sustainable employment.

SHIMMER

By SDRN on 3rd May 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: Pilot scheme running in the London boroughs of Newham, Hackney, Waltham Forest, Redbridge and Havering.

AIM: To help low income households tackle fuel poverty and financial exclusion.

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.

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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.

Green Estate

By SDRN on 13th April 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: South Sheffield

AIM: To address the universal poor quality of the public open space in the area; to use the Manor and Castle Single Regeneration Budget programme to address issues of social exclusion and build social capital; and, to ensure a lasting legacy after grant funding.

Big Wildlife Garden

By SDRN on 12th April 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: UK-wide

AIM: To inspire individuals, communities, schools and businesses around the UK to turn available spaces into wildlife havens, in an effort to create ‘Living Landscapes’ across the UK.

GreenWorks

By SDRN on 5th April 2012
Found in: Case Studies

LOCATION: London

AIM: To maximise the re-use of redundant office furniture, both to protect the environment and to make quality office items available at affordable prices to charities, the community sector and small businesses.

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.

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