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Manchester arts leading the way on climate change

Hot on the heels of its European URBACT Good Practice award, the Manchester Arts Sustainability Team (MAST) is launching its 5-year report at the city’s annual climate change conference on 10th July 2017 hosted by the Royal Exchange Theatre.  

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By Claire Buckley on 10.07.2017

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Green Minds

Growing food is not only good for the planet but also health and well being. Manchester is proving this good practice through it's Green Minds initiative. Written by Jon Ross on 04/07/2017

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The ECOSTAR launch event

The ECOSTAR hub encourages eco-minded individuals to start their own small- and medium-sized enterprises focused on natural capital and ecosystem services, the bioeconomy, ecotourism, new technologies and more. Written by Grace Ferris 16.06.17

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Manchester’s Award-winning Low Carbon Arts and Culture Sector

Manchester arts and culture sector has been recognised for its efforts to tackle climate change with a prestigious European award. Written by Jonny Sadler on 03.07.17

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National Refugee Week – reflecting on nature and climate change

A review of National Refugee Week events in Manchester. Written by Klaudia Januszewska on 21.06.17

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How can engagement through arts and culture encourage sustainability in Manchester?

The use of artistic expressions to raise social awareness of environmental sciences brings an opportunity for institutions to contribute with engaging the public in climate change policies. By Jaqueline de Godoy on 15.06.2017

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Manchester Bike Hire for small businesses on the Oxford Road Corridor

Manchester Bike Hire (MBH) is running an EU-funded project which loans electric-assist cargo bikes to small businesses in and around the Oxford Road Corridor, completely free of charge. By Grace Ferris 22.06.2017

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Hulme Air Quality Consultation

Do you live, work, volunteer, shop or use other services in Hulme? If so then now is the chance to have your say about air quality and pollution! By Stephanie Lynch on 15.06.17

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Hulme Youth Climate Initiative

Hulme Youth Climate Initiative has been launched, find out more here! Article by Nitisha Mistry 05.05.2017.

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Do zero energy homes make economic sense? Seminar

On the 17th March, University of Salford hosted a lecture delivered by Dr Trivess Moore and Dr Stephen Berry on zero energy homes. Written by Bethany Jade Whiting on 30.05.2017.

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