Yes! we can

By | October 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Yes! Magazine has a feature by Jill Suttie on How to raise an environmentalist.  It says that: "Encouraging children to form an emotional attachment to nature may be key to protecting our planet’s future", and we know that [...]

Nature Clubs

By | October 24th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Inspiring stuff from C&NN on Nature Clubs.  C&NN says: "Over the past decade, C&NN has pioneered grassroots initiatives to connect diverse families to each other and the natural world through outdoor exploration and free play [...]

More updates from Natural England

By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Here are more updates from Natural England   Harmony and connection: human connectedness through social design E Pak - 2016 From a design perspective, this research will show that it is possible to re-create connection through [...]

Tomorrow is Oak Day

By | October 19th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

If you're an oak tree, of course, every day is Oak Day, and you spend it just trying to get along with the rest of the near-biosphere whilst fighting off predators and pests of all [...]

Outdoor Classroom Day

By | October 17th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Did you celebrate Outdoor Classroom Day this year?  Maybe you're outside everyday and so didn't need to bother to make September 30th special.  We hope so! The C&NN says that Outdoor Classroom Day is a global [...]

Change Makers Today

By | October 13th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Think Global's conference is on 13th October this year – today.  Its focus is: How do we create a new generation willing to learn and act to make the world more just and sustainable? Faaria Ahmad, who [...]

Why are supermarkets still full of plastic?

By | October 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Climate Action has announced that 6 billion plastic bags have been saved since the 5p plastic bag charge was introduced.  It says that the number of plastic bags given to customers in England's seven main supermarkets has [...]

Well done to the NUS sustainability team

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

The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, has named the three laureates of the 2016 UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD): the Centre for Community Regeneration and Development (CCREAD-Cameroon) from Cameroon; the Okayama ESD [...]

Children and Nature blogs

By | October 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Click here to read a range of blogs on the Children and Nature website. They include: A Global Odyssey to Connect Kids with Nature Rekindling a Relationship with Nature in the City Connecting Kids to [...]