September Action Plan

September can be a fresh start; back to school, refreshed from the holidays.

Though it doesn’t seem that the action stopped over the summer – 155,191 pledges have been made so far. That’s the equivalent of 251,010 London to Paris flights’ worth of carbon 😅

Let’s step it up for September – our small actions really are making a difference.

Coming up in September is:

🚘 World car free day – 21st September
♻️ Recycle week (UK) – 7th – 13th September
🥕 Organic September (UK) – All month
💚 Great big green week (UK) – 24th September – 2nd October

To make the most of these days, why not try out the actions below and go big this September 👇

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Who benefits most from individual climate action?

Did you know that 93% of businesses are not delivering on their sustainability plans, only 21% of employees feel engaged in their work and  75% of UK adults are worried about climate change?  

These figures are depressing. But have hope. We have some surprising insights on the far-reaching benefits of individual climate action.

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Action Leaders Spotlight: Employee Engagement with Julia Chalmers, SSE

Credit: SSE

Welcome to Do Nation’s Action Leaders; a celebration of the people in our communities who are leading by doing.

Do Nation is here to help keep global heating under 2 degrees, and limit devastating impact on communities near and far. For this we need radical optimism, imagination and action.

Thought leaders help us see how life can be, Action Leaders put it into action. This month we’re talking to Julia Chalmers who successfully engaged thousands of employees at SSE in sustainable living.

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