Useful links and Resources:

Useful info re working with local councils

i) There is a more recent plan put out by FoE re what local councils can do  https://takeclimateaction.uk/download/climate-action-plan-councils There are 50 points but not exactly the ones we have been using.

ii)  There is a detailed Guide for scrutiny of what a local council is doing about climate change. https://cfgs.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/CfPS-Climate-Change-LINKS.pdf

iii) National FoE’s view on Brent’s progress and suggested targets https://takeclimateaction.uk/climate-action/how-climate-friendly-your-area

iv)Tony Bosworth  tony.bosworth@foe.co.uk  Is there to advise.

v) A handful of case studies https://takeclimateaction.uk/resources/councils-tackling-climate-chaos   . They're also working with other organisations to produce a more comprehensive and searchable list.

vi) i) There is very large amount of info, advice, resources, training courses etc available on the climate action website. https://takeclimateaction.uk/take-action/our-campaign

 

Friends of the Earth Webinars:

A range of upcoming Webinars from Friends of the Earth centrally can be found here.

National FoE resources page

Lots of useful information here.

 

 

Our bunting stall in Harlesden

Submitted by ian on Fri, 10/09/2021 - 19:31

Here are some pictures from our stall in Harlesden today. Lots of engagement with people of all  ages - children were particularly keen to send a message about what should be done to stop climate change. More reporting and pictures at https://wembleymatters.blogspot.com/2021/09/harlesden-sends-resounding-….

 Next stall on September 25th in Wembley. Details on front page.

 

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Activities in the run-up to COP26

Submitted by ian on Sun, 22/08/2021 - 17:46

In the run -up to COP26 (Conference of the Parties - an International Government Level Conference about Climate Change) Climate Action groups all over the country have been asked to be very active demanding much stronger action to combat Climate Change. Brent FoE has a number of activities plans. (see below OR click 'Read more' at bottom right) 

Can you help?

Hands holding earth

Brent FoE Hustings

Submitted by ian on Sat, 10/04/2021 - 21:14

 

 

On April 8th We hosted an online Hustings, with members of the Green, Labour and Liberal Democrat Parties answering questions of the public, Chaired very capably by local author and barrister Hashi Mohammed. Watch the full video above.