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May 2018

Green Infrastructure Events - All
Helping Nature Work For Your Community - 11.05.18
Could your community benefit more from the natural environment? Or do you have an environmental project that needs more funds and support? Then this event is for you! 19, 21, 22 June 2018

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New Welsh Government grant funding now open to help communities in Wales and Africa -
WCVA is delighted to announce a new £230,000 grant fund for organisations throughout Wales for small-scale Wales-Africa projects. The first round is now open as of 4 May 2018, with a deadline of 29 June 2018.



April 2018

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Community Benefit Scheme is now open for applications - 30.04.18
A new grant funding programme to help communities living within 5 miles of certain waste transfer stations or landfill sites take action for their local environment, is now open for applications - as of 30 April 2018. The closing date for this round of funding is 26 July 2018.

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Protecting wildlife one survey at a time  - 23.04.18
Read about how The Nature of Our Village project is engaging with communities to discover and protect their local wildlife…

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Webinar: Consultation on Planning Policy Wales - 06.04.18
Do you want to shape planning policy in Wales? Find out about responding to the public consultation from our webinar 18.04.18

Tackling Climate Change Guide - Front Cover
Do you want to safeguard against climate change risks?
- 06.04.18

Our new guide is designed to give you a basic understanding of climate issues and where to find further support to help you manage your climate risks…


March 2018

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Help monitor wildlife with your Local Environmental Record Centre - 23.03.18
Do you have any flying, crawling, or hopping visitors to your garden, park, or beach? Submit your findings online and learn more about your wild neighbours from the LERCs...


February 2018

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Can more Welsh organisations help drive action on the Sustainable Development Goals?
- 22.02.18

The deadline for review is 16 March 2018. Read more here...


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Landfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
- 20.02.18
Coming Soon! A new grant funding programme to help communities living within 5 miles of certain waste disposal stations or landfill sites take action for their local environment.



January 2018

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Want to do your bit for nature? Check out our guide to find out how
- 31.01.18

Environet's 'Investing in Nature' guide demonstrates that there are simple, cost-effective steps you can take to do your bit for nature...


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Could your skills support our natural environment? Find out in our new toolkit
- 29.01.18

Environet's new toolkit is packed full of ideas for getting involved in environmental volunteering and celebrates fantastic projects making a difference in Wales through people like you...

Community Energy
Locally owned renewable energy - A call for evidence
- 18.01.18
Welsh Government want your views on the benefits and impacts we can expect from increasing the amount of locally owned energy generation...

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Want to go green in 2018?
- 15.01.18

You could start by reading our 5 easy ways to make your workplace more nature friendly...

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Introducing 'Climate Just' in Wales
- 03.01.18

You are invited to a preview event for the newly revised Climate Just website and map tool on 9 February 2018, hosted by Cardiff Metropolitan University and presented by the University of Manchester...

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Future Generations Commissioner - Policy Priorities
- 03.01.18
The wide scope of the Well-being of Future Generations Act provides the opportunity to deliver the Wales we want...