Three Cliffs Bay on the Gower peninsular of South Wales. Attribution: Jamie O'Shaughnessy, September 2003.
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Climate emergency
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Welsh government
Climate emergency
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April 2019

This page is the beginnings of a portal for Wales community action. It focuses mainly on Wales community action topics. Separate pages cover Resources Wales, and Wales news

Wales (Welsh: Cymru [ˈkəm.rɨ] (listen)) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It is bordered by England to the east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, the Celtic Sea to the south west and the Bristol Channel to the south. It had a population in 2021 of 3,107,500 and has a total area of 20,779 km2 (8,023 sq mi). Wales has over 1,680 miles (2,700 km) of coastline and is largely mountainous with its higher peaks in the north and central areas, including Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa), its highest summit. The country lies within the north temperate zone and has a changeable, maritime climate. The capital and largest city is Cardiff.

Wales topic articles[edit | edit source]

Climate action[edit | edit source]

see List of climate assemblies#Wales

Help Wales reduce its Carbon Footprint - Renew Wales, community-based action on climate change in Wales

Community involvement[edit | edit source]

The People's Platform Future Generations Commissioner for Wales

Co-production Wales - Participation Cymru - Wales Co-production group

Community currencies activism[edit | edit source]

Timebanking Wales

Community energy[edit | edit source]

Energy Local, Ashden Award Winner 2018, ashden.org

Anafon Hydro Scheme - Carmarthenshire Energy, "social enterprise, working with communities to reduce energy costs, tackle fuel poverty, generate clean renewable energy, and keep the profits local." - Corwen Electricity Co-operative - Gower Regeneration - Gwent Energy CIC - Llanidloes Energy Solutions Ltd - Ynni Ogwen

Education for sustainability[edit | edit source]

see separate article: Centre for Alternative Technology

Food activism[edit | edit source]

more video:

  • Torth y Tir - Loaf of the Land on vimeo
  • Bangor Forest Garden on youtube

Bangor Forest Garden - Edible Mach Maethlon - Community allotment at Tredegar House, Newport on facebook -Food Manifesto, creating a better food system for Wales - Green Valley Centre located at the Gateway to Cynon Valley, near Abercynon - Cultivate, social enterprise linking food and community - Green Isle Growers - Incredible Edible Wrecsam - Llangollen Food Assembly on facebook - Mid Wales Permaculture Network - Old Lands Community Supported Agriculture scheme, Monmouthshire - Siop Pwllglas, Ruthin, Denbighshire - The Transition Cafe – Fishguard

Resources

Short food supply chains and supporting local businesses, Wales: a sustainable food nation

Planning for small scale agriculture in Wales, wcva.org.uk

Land[edit | edit source]

Our Land: Communities and Land Use, iwa.wales, Feb 17, 2022

Reduce, reuse, repair and recycle[edit | edit source]

E-inclusion Recycling - Recycle for Wales

Social inclusion[edit | edit source]

Wales Co-operative Centre

Urban sustainability[edit | edit source]

Planning Aid Wales, W

Resources[edit | edit source]

see separate article: Resources Wales

News and comment[edit | edit source]

See separate article: Wales news

Campaigns[edit | edit source]

CALM Campaign Against the Levels Motorway, on facebook - Campaign for the Protection of Rural Wales, charity in Wales that aims to secure the protection and enhancement of the country's landscapes and environment

Near you[edit | edit source]

Cardiff - Swansea

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