Sustainable Hackney is looking for a new Treasurer and an Auditor. Can you carry out either of these functions on a voluntary basis?TREASURERCan you carry out basic spreadsheet work and accounting? …Continue
Mauritian lawyer, political activist and friend Jean Claude Bibi was interviewed by the l'express on this subject in 2012. It's a clear statement and demonstrates that the struggle for justice is…Continue
2014 If you want Hackney Council involved in a funding bid, here's the…Continue
Every day, a dangerous and even deadly threat faces millions of children across the UK: toxic air.
That's one in three children living, learning and playing amidst toxic air; 4.5 million children at risk of stunted lung growth, reduced brain development and lifelong conditions like asthma; £40 million a year spent by the NHS and social services on related illnesses.
The devastating impact on children's health must not be ignored.…Continue
Governance of Economic Transition is an invited background document for the Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 drafted by the Group of independent scientists.
They point out straight away the difference between typical economists who emphasize carbon pricing as a policy tool for tackling climate change and natural scientists and multidisciplinary environmental research groups who are arguing for more profound political engagement and…Continue
Alongside watching whales and dolphins, one of Whale and Dolphin Conservation’s wonderful Scottish Shorewatch volunteers Steve Truluck and his dog Riley have been collecting garbage from their local beaches for a while now, to stop plastic pollution from making its way into the ocean.…Continue
Tackling climate change and air pollution and giving residents a real voice in how the borough is changing are upfront and bold in the Mayor’s foreword to ‘A Fairer, Safer and More Sustainable Hackney’, Labour’s manifesto for the 2018-2022 Council. And while the environment is bringing up the rear in the document, the…Continue