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Why is sustainability important for the VCSE sector?

In this blog, Jo Holmes, Managing Director of Genee explains how Investors in the Environment is a perfect scheme for the VCSE sector to better understand their environmental impacts and approach to sustainability and how she is delivering the scheme Going Green Together.

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Lottery awards £1.5m to refurbish Village Halls across Northumberland, Cumbria and Durham

Rural communities in Northumberland, Cumbria and Durham have been awarded £1.5 million by The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK, to improve Village Halls and similar community spaces, making sure they are fit for a sustainable future.

North East Just Transitions Workshop

What does the term ‘just transition’ mean for the North East? Join a workshop to help define what a just transition looks like within public, private and third sector organisations and how we can work together to achieve a Net Zero just transition.

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North East VCSE Sector has an Important Role to Play in Addressing Food Waste

North East organisations came together this week to establish the impact of food waste on the environment, and how voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations in the region can be part of the solutions.

Genee takes action to help create a Net Zero North East & Cumbria

Become Green Together has officially launched and is open for applications from community organisations, charities and social enterprise organisations in the North East and Cumbria.

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Net Zero for 21 Humber Methodist Churches

d3associates talk to NEECCo about their net zero project with 21 Humber Methodist Churches and low carbon energy designs.

D3 Associates Decarbonising Community led buildings

Decarbonising Community Led Buildings

d3associates tell us how they are helping to decarbonise community led buildings to improved energy efficiency and work towards net zero.

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