Blog

/Blog

Moving on from Paris

By | July 29th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

If you missed the April 28th seminar “Moving on From Paris: Implementation Lessons from Social Science," a video of the webcast is now available. The seminar explored the benefits and risks of the voluntary bottom-up approach [...]

Well done Martineau Gardens

By | July 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

We are very pleased to hear that Martineau Gardens – a place NAEE knows well and really likes – has been awarded a green flag for 2016. The award, now celebrating its 20th year, recognises and [...]

Dirt update

By | July 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Project Dirt is the UK's most active network connecting and resourcing environmental and community projects. Click here to read its community news update, with a selection of resources and community topics from across  the Project Dirt network. We [...]

The Ngorongoro Declaration

By | July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Today's blog is by Henricus Peters, NAEE's social media & e-journal editor. From 31 May to 3 June 2016, experts from nearly 40 countries, including 12 outside Africa, gathered in Arusha, Tanzania, for an international conference [...]

Links between environment and health

By | July 20th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Thanks to Natural England for these  links to a series of briefing notes summarising evidence on links between natural environments and a variety of health outcomes. They were published on Gov.UK last Friday morning.   EIN015 - [...]

Ravens Know What You’re Thinking

By | July 18th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Thanks to NAAEE CEO Judy Braus for this fascinating link about that most wonderful of birds, the raven. It begins: "Humans’ ability to understand the perception and intent of others allows us to navigate the [...]

Remembering Rosie Edwards

By | July 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

It was with great sadness that we heard of Rosie Edward's sudden death last Friday.  Rosie was a key environmental educator in the UK both through her work leading the Cambridgeshire Environmental Education Service [CEES] at [...]

Open letter to Greenpeace

By | July 8th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Mark Lynas has written an open letter to Greenpeace asking it to end its opposition to biotechnology.  It begins: Dear Greenpeace, You will no doubt have seen the letter signed by 100 Nobel laureates asking you to [...]

The circular economy in the secondary curriculum

By | July 6th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

This blog post was was co-authored by Sarah Mitchell and Malcolm Nicholson, and first appeared in July's Circulate Newsletter.  It begins: "The traditional economy is based on a linear business model where increased consumption leads to higher growth, more [...]