Supporting the North East and Cumbria’s VCSE sector towards Net Zero

Action areas

Actions from the North
East and Cumbria

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We have committed to only providing vegetarian and vegan food at any in-person events to cut down on meat production.
Anya Bonner
Collective Impact Agency
1-9 employees
Gateshead
Food
The WEA North East is an educational charity and has an exciting programme of free environmental courses to coincide with COP26 the UN Climate Change Conference. There is a wide range of subjects including crafts, beekeeping, climate change, gardening and cookery some are taking place online and some are face to face in local venues.
Karen Clough
WEA
50+ employees
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Engagement
We’ve reused two old baths to plant potatoes, strawberries and wildflowers in the Catalyst garden. We’re also putting in picnic tables so people can have lunch outside.
Jon Carling
Catalyst Stockton
10-49 employees
Stockton
Waste
We've started an eco-council in MEA House.
Anne Webster
MEA House
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Buildings

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