Climate Action

How to welcome new members to your group

01 Sep 2021

How do you make sure newcomers to your group come back? Read our ideas on creating a welcoming environment and growing your group – they may well come in handy in your workplace too.

Woodland opportunity mapping Where could we create woodland in England?

01 Sep 2021

This mapping and analysis show that it is indeed possible to double woodland cover in England and Wales in a way that does not encroach on arable land or protected areas.

Green and fair recovery: October online action

19 Oct 2020

Get your community talking about how to achieve a green and fair recovery, and influence government ahead of the Comprehensive Spending Review.

How to hold great meetings

01 Sep 2021

Running smooth, productive meetings with an inclusive culture is vital to healthy groups. Have a look at our tips for how to do this.

10 ways to improve your time management

01 Sep 2021

Campaigning for a better, fairer world takes time. For many climate activists, there’s so much to do, but life often gets in the way. Check out these tips to manage your time more effectively.

Coronavirus guidance

26 Aug 2021

Our recommendations regarding coronavirus and resources to support you during this time. We will continue to monitor government advice on the subject and will review and update this page accordingly. Please do check back regularly.

A green and fair recovery for Wales

13 Sep 2021

What we need to secure a green and fair recovery for people and communities in Wales.

Climate Action Plans for metro mayors

13 Sep 2021

On 6 May 2021, metro mayors in 7 regions of England were elected, as well as the London Mayor. Thanks to pressure from groups and Friends of the Earth supporters, 6 out of 8 winning metro mayors took our Climate Action Pledge in the run-up to the election. Find out what you can do to keep up the pressure for solutions that benefit local communities and the planet.

Methodology: local authority data project

21 Apr 2020

Friends of the Earth has sourced data by local authority area on a range of issues relevant to climate change. The large majority of data sources is from official government sources but where these aren’t available other credible datasets have been used. The data sources are listed below.

How climate friendly is your area? Enter your postcode to see the results for your community

13 Sep 2021

Friends of the Earth has analysed how different local authority areas across England and Wales are taking action to cut greenhouse gases. We’ve compared your local authority areas with similar local authority areas