Oxfordshire

Oxford Adaptation Academy

Description

The Global Climate Adaptation Partnership offers practical and innovative Adaptation solutions that are shaped around climate vulnerability, socio-economic impacts and long term vision.

Our experts understand the uncertainties of climate change and the unique aspects of the target region to provide relevant analysis of the costs and benefits of climate change adaptation, select appropriate adaptation options, build a customised adaptation knowledge tool, to train clients in best leadership and innovation to find the most appropriate adaptation solutions. Read more »

Location

Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP),
Oxford Centre for Innovation, New Road,
Oxford OX1 1BY
United Kingdom

Freshwater Habitats Trust

Description

Freshwater Habitats Trust’s aim is to protect freshwater life for everyone to enjoy.

Our vision is that: all threatened freshwater plants and animals have recovered and developed sustainable populations, the UK has a functioning network of freshwater habitats: The Freshwater Network, and for people to value freshwater habitats and their wildlife.

We deliver our conservation aims through our expert staff and our conservation, community, research and policy work.

Location

Bury Knowle House,
North Place, Headington,
Oxford OX3 9HY
United Kingdom

Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP)

Description

The earth’s climate is changing and will continue to change for decades regardless of greenhouse gas emissions controls. Across the world, response is typically divided into two interlinked components: mitigation and adaptation. Mitigation describes the need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and minimise the changes ahead. Adaptation, on the other hand, is used to describe the fact that further climate change is inevitable and mankind would do well to prepare now for the climate of the future. Read more »

Location

Oxford Centre for Innovation (OCFI),
New Road,
Oxford OX11BY
United Kingdom

Limetec Ltd & Hembuild Ltd

Description

Manufacturer of innovative hemp-based low carbon building systems. The company specialises in the design, manufacture and installation of high performance off site panellised and timber frame building systems, all of which are carbon friendly and thermally efficient.

Location

Unit 126 Olympic Avenue, Milton Park
Abingdon OX14 4SA
United Kingdom

Food Climate Research Network

Description

The FCRN's aim is to increase our understanding of how the food system contributes to greenhouse gas emissions and what we can do to reduce them.

The Food Climate Research Network was set up in 2004 by Tara Garnett. It was originally based at the University of Surrey, but is now located at the Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford. Read more »

Location

Environmental Change Institute, Oxford University Centre for the Environment,
South Parks Road,
Oxford OX1 3QY
United Kingdom

Indigo Natural Living

Description

You’ll find a range of clothing, gifts and home furnishings, characterised by their uniqueness, beauty and innovation. We especially like things made from natural and recycled materials. Products are chosen because we feel they’re part of the solution rather than the problem, and we hope they’ll enhance your life in some way.

We support sustainable business, where everyone along the chain benefits. With a bike delivery service offered to our Oxford community and a fair trading policy, we see our community as both local and global! Read more »

Location

62 Cowley Road,
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX4 1JB
United Kingdom

Chakra Cakes

Description

Chakra Cakes® are naturally balanced & energetically empowered vegan, gluten-free and low GI cakes made with healthy fats. Each cake includes the finest natural and organic ingredients, locally sourced where possible.

Seasonal fruits, vegetables, herbs and floral essences are used to resonate each cake with the body's chakra system (energy centres). The cakes are also charged with corresponding crystals to provide extra goodness and positive balancing energy for the consumer. Organic Chakra Teas are also available. Read more »

Location

9 Park Street,
Thame, Oxfordshire OX9 3HP
United Kingdom

Oak Grove Associates

Description

'Innovating for a brighter future'

We are an advisory and facilitation business working at the intersection of innovation and sustainability.

We support businesses, charities and the education sector to come up with new ways of thinking and doing, make creative connections and alliances and enhance the social and environmental impact of their work. We also facilitate long-term prosperity and responsible growth for the good of all stakeholders, be they employees, customers, shareholders, wider society or the ecosystems on which we all rely. Read more »

WRAP

Key Words

waste, information, sustainable, circular, economy, reduction, economic, business, advice

Description

WRAP’s vision is a world where resources are used sustainably. Its work helps people recycle more and waste less, both at home and at work, and offers economic as well as environmental benefits.

WRAP works with a wide range of partners, from major UK businesses, trade bodies and local authorities through to individuals looking for practical advice. WRAP always aims to work together with others to achieve the best results. Read more »

Location

The Old Academy,
21 Horse Fair,
Banbury OX16 0AH
United Kingdom
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