10.0505 Community & Society Campaigns & Organisations

Keep Britain Tidy

Description

Keep Britain Tidy is an environmental charity and the anti-litter campaign for England. It also runs programmes such as Eco-Schools, Blue Flag and Quality Coast Awards for beaches, and the Green Flag for parks to demonstrate practical action.

Location

Elizabeth House,
The Pier,
Wigan, Lancashire WN3 4EX
United Kingdom

Results UK

Description

An international grassroots advocacy group, working to create the public and political will to end hunger and the worst aspects of poverty. Gives individuals the tools they need to take effective action and to speak out in favour of anti-poverty measures that really work.

Location

25 Clemens Street,
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV31 2DP
United Kingdom

Peckham Society

Description

The Peckham Society is the amenity society for SE15 and is affiliated to The Civic Trust. It exists to encourage interest in and to care for the environment and history of Peckham and the surrounding area.

Location

178 Peckham Rye,
London, Southwark SE22 9QA
United Kingdom

Black Environment Network

Description

The Black Environment Network works to establish ethnic environmental participation by supporting ethnic communities to access resources available and to develop projects appropriate to social and cultural needs. It works across the environment, health and housing sectors to enable organisations to open out their services and work more effectively with ethnic groups.

Location

UK Office, The Warehouse,
54-57 Allison Street, Digbeth,
Birmingham B5 5TH
United Kingdom

Baby Feeding Law Group

Description

Works for the implementation of the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes and subsequent, relevant World Health Assembly Resolutions into legislation in the UK. It is a coalition of UK health worker, mother support and campaigning organisations.

Location

C/O Babymilk Action,
34 Trumpington Street,
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 1QY
United Kingdom

ActionAid

Description

ActionAid is a unique partnership of people who are fighting for a world without poverty, in which every person can exercise their right to a life of dignity. It works with poor and marginalised people to help eradicate poverty by overcoming the injustice and inequity that cause it.

Location

33-39 Bowling Green Lane,
London, Islington EC1R 0BJ
United Kingdom

Women's Environmental Network (WEN)

Description

WEN is the only organisation in the UK working consistently for women and the environment, campaigning on environmental and health issues from a woman's perspective. It provides information on positive alternatives for a more sustainable lifestyle. It is a membership charity with a quarterly newsletter and UK-wide network of local groups.

Location

Ground Floor,
20 Club Row,
London, Tower Hamlets E2 7EY
United Kingdom
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