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December 2021 by Emma Richards

CL at the Heart of Regional Climate Action Plan

The Yorkshire and Humber Climate Commission (YHCC) - an independent advisory body set up to bring actors from the public, private and third sectors together...

CL at the Heart of Regional Climate Action Plan
October 2021 by Nicole Baldwin

The Extraordinary Work of Black Environmentalists

For Black History Month, and in acknowledgement of the under-representation of the Black community in the sustainability field, we would like to highlight a few...

The Extraordinary Work of Black Environmentalists
October 2021 by Emma Richards

Carbon Literacy COP Timetable

The Carbon Literacy Project is running an extensive program of sector-specific, online events across the two weeks of COP26 - 1st-12th November 2021. More details...

Carbon Literacy COP Timetable
September 2021 by Chloe Andrews

Spotlight on: EAUC

EAUC - the alliance for sustainability leadership in education, is a membership association championing the environment and sustainability, and supporting universities and colleges. As a...

Spotlight on: EAUC
August 2021 by Rebekah Clarke

Fast Fashion’s Carbon Footprint

With constant new trends at seemingly affordable prices, the temptation to buy the latest goods can be overwhelming. But what impact is this having on...

Fast Fashion’s Carbon Footprint
August 2021 by Chloe Andrews

A Carbon Literacy First in Australia

After a successful pilot using the Manchester Metropolitan Univerity Toolkit, The University of Queensland (UQ) Business School became the first university, and indeed the first...

A Carbon Literacy First in Australia
July 2021 by Emma Richards

20,000 Certified Learners

Wow, what a year we’re having… We’re delighted to announce that as of the 23rd July 2021, 20,000 citizens are now formally certified as Carbon...

20,000 Certified Learners
July 2021 by Maudie Cooper

“How Bad Are Bananas” Mike Berners-Lee 10 Years On

Understanding carbon footprints is key to instilling a ‘carbon instinct’ – where an individual just ‘gets it’ on what has a high or low climate...

“How Bad Are Bananas” Mike Berners-Lee 10 Years On
June 2021 by Emma Richards

19,000 Certified Learners

And just like that, we've added another thousand! 19,000 learners are now certified as Carbon Literate. This means that over 38,000 actions have been pledged...

19,000 Certified Learners
June 2021 by Manchester Museum

CL for Museums Takes Root

Carbon Literate museums are the future: 'Roots and Branches' project receives public funding. Manchester Museum, part of The University of Manchester, Museum Development North West...

CL for Museums Takes Root
April 2021 by Emma Richards

18,000 Certified Learners

We could not be more excited to share with you that we have just hit 18,000 learners certified as Carbon Literate! This means that over...

18,000 Certified Learners
March 2021 by Emma Richards

Net Zero Yorkshire and Humber

March saw a focus on the Yorkshire and Humber region and its journey to net zero, with a number of key events that The Carbon...

Net Zero Yorkshire and Humber

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