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Welcome to CASwiki's UK portal. Our focus is on Community Action for Sustainability. This includes community involvement through climate action, environmental action and many other sustainability topics.

The gift of climate and ecological emergency is that we all get to work together. Ordinary citizens and community groups naturally share what they learn, and what they know of what helps. Everyone can help, everyone has something to offer, everyone is welcome. We all need to design, make and grow a better future for ourselves, our communities and our world. Together we CAN. Yes we CAN.

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News and comment[edit | edit source]

  • Britain’s notoriously wet and cold climate is changing – you won’t like what replaces it, The Conversation (Aug 09, 2022)
  • Community Calling: People want more influence, New Local (Aug 04, 2022) — There is an appetite for more local control – 79% of people think the best decisions are made when the people who will be affected are closely involved in the process and 75% think that allowing communities to have more of a say in decisions that affect their area would be more effective than decisions taken centrally.
  • When Edinburgh's Canongate community resisted a crass urban development, they deployed a "working-class cosmopolitanism", The Daily Alternative (Jul 28, 2022)
  • Climate change: UK sea level rise speeding up - Met Office, BBC News (Jul 28, 2022)
  • How the women’s Euros 2022 beat the sceptics to breathe new life into football, The Daily Alternative (Jul 25, 2022)

More UK news: Climate - Community involvement - Towards sustainable economies - Urban sustainability

Featured video[edit | edit source]

Building on our food security - 2022 report
Authors: CPRE The countryside charity, Jul 20, 2022

Land activism UK, Food activism UK

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Get involved[edit | edit source]

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News: Social inclusion UK news - UK network news - Health and wellbeing UK news - Community resources UK news

Local: Manchester news - Tunbridge Wells - Thanet - Gravesham - Frome community action news

Resources: Housing and land UK community action resources - Brighton resources

Events: The Big Plastic Count

UK topics[edit | edit source]

Resources UK[edit | edit source]

Commons UK, Funding, Public interest law resources, Maps, Video

UK topic resources articles

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East of England - Norwich - Peterborough / Bedfordshire - Cambridgeshire - Essex - Hertfordshire - Norfolk - Suffolk
East Midlands - Lincoln - Nottingham / Leicestershire
North East England
North West England - Liverpool - Manchester, News / Cumbria - Lancashire
South East England - Brighton, News - Oxford - Ashford - Canterbury - Dartford - Dover - Folkestone and Hythe - Gravesham - Maidstone - Malling - Medway - Sevenoaks - Swale - Thanet - Tonbridge - Tunbridge Wells / Berkshire - Buckinghamshire - East Sussex - Hampshire - Kent, News - Oxfordshire - Surrey - West Sussex - Saving water in South East England
South West England - Bristol, News - Bath - Frome, News - Plymouth - Totnes / Cornwall - Devon - Dorset - Gloucestershire - Somerset - Wiltshire
West Midlands - Birmingham - Stoke-on-Trent / Shropshire
Yorkshire and the Humber, News - Leeds - Sheffield
London, News - Barking and Dagenham - Barnet - Bexley - Brent - Camden - Croydon - Ealing - Greenwich - Hackney - Hammersmith and Fulham - Haringey - Hounslow - Islington - Kingston upon Thames - Lambeth - Lewisham - Merton - Newham - Redbridge - Richmond upon Thames - Southwark - Sutton - Tower Hamlets - Waltham Forest - Wandsworth - Westminster
Scotland, News - Edinburgh - Glasgow - Eigg / Resources Scotland
Wales, News - Cardiff - Swansea / Resources Wales
Northern Ireland

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About CASwiki[edit | edit source]

Community action for sustainability, or CASwiki, is information and knowledge sharing, but with a focus on what might be useful to community groups and active citizens. You can help. What can we do to make our communities more sustainable and in support of environmental, social and economic wellbeing?

"Only We CAN imagine and build the future that works for us all." [1]

Why grow CASwiki?

CASwiki aims to help link up community and citizen action for sustainability worldwide. Concerned citizens or community action groups of all kinds shouldn't need to feel alone or disconnected.

Knowledge sharing can help! It can help with finding contacts, making connections and networking. As well as information about places, CASwiki shares information and knowledge about many Community action for sustainability topics and Resources to help action.

Citizens should be able to influence decisions which affect the places and communities in which they live, work and visit. "... it was notable that the idea that having ‘agency’ (a sense of control over what happens in your local area), is a significant factor in people’s sense of wellbeing." [2]


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Type Location
Keywords sustainable community action
SDG Sustainable Development Goals SDG11 Sustainable cities and communities
Authors Phil Green
Published 2015
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
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