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Community action pack

Community action pack




This pack has information on what you can do, successful projects and where you can get help with your community project.

What can you do?

Read this pack. It can give you some good ideas and easy ways to start your project.

Who is the pack for?

It provides a starting point for people who want to act together to do something about climate change. It can save you money and even help you develop a healthier lifestyle.

You may already be a member of a community group, or you may want to bring people together in your area.

The pack is suitable for all types of community group, from mother and toddler groups to national voluntary organisations.

What's in the pack?

This pack contains 13 booklets on different subjects, which include activities groups can do, and information on successful projects.

There is also a section on how to start a project and drive it through to success.

The booklets can be downloaded from the relevant page below. 

More information

To avoid wasting paper we've only printed a few copies of the pack. You can download and print the pack from here, or if you do want a hard copy then e-mail us at climate-change@wales.gsi.gov.uk.

Where do we start?

Where do we start?

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community.
 
Communicate

Communicate

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by communicating about climate change.
 
Be energy efficient

Be energy efficient

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by using energy more efficiently.
 
Use renewable energy

Use renewable energy

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by choosing to use energy created by renewable sources.
 
Adapt to the impact of climate change

Adapt to the impact of climate change

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This booklet contains information to help you and your community adapt to the impact of climate change.
 
Develop your buildings sustainably

Develop your buildings sustainably

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by developing buildings sustainably
 
Transport and travel

Transport and travel

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community whilst travelling.
 
Minimise waste and recycle

Minimise waste and recycle

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by reducing, re-using and recycling.
 
Conserve water

Conserve water

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by conserving water.
 
Food

Food

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by making informed choices about the food you buy.
 
Protect and promote biodiversity

Protect and promote biodiversity

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This booklet contains information to help you and your community protect and promote the biodiversity of your local environment.
 
Work across a range of areas

Work across a range of areas

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by working across a range of areas.
 
Starting your project

Starting your project

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This booklet contains information to help you reduce the carbon footprint of your community by starting your own project.
 

Related links

The guide will take you through the simple and cheap actions you can take, to the more challenging actions.