Give things away
Take things that you are not going to wear or use and give it to a charity or someone who will use it.

Climate change deal disappointing say FOE

Two weeks of haggling at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Durban, has produced a road map towards a new deal for controlling emissions. But nothing will be signed before 2015 or come into effect until 2020. 35 industrialised countries, excluding the US, Russia, China and Canada, also agreed to extend the existing […]

Draft National Planning Policy Framework an overiew

Friends of the Earth believe that planning and development should be as much about building communities as about new homes and businesses. The government’s proposed changes to planning policy guidance looks like a gift to the construction sector and a threat to everybody who cares for green space.

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Save the Mabira Forest in Uganda

Arched tree in the Mabira forest. Credit: S.A.Perez (Flickr)


Call on the Ugandan government to reverse its disastrous plan to turn the Mabira forest into a sugarcane plantation.

The government of Uganda is about to give away more than 7000 hectares (17000 acres) of the Mabira rainforest to the Sugar Corporation of Uganda […]