Environmental Charities

If you are looking to work in the environmental charity sector then do check out our environmental education and training category and if you are looking for local, smaller charities try our local groups and projects section.

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Practical Action
01926 634400 (Online and Uk wide)

Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) that uses technology to challenge poverty in developing countries.

We find out what people are doing and help them to do it better. Through technology we enable poor communities to build on their skills and knowledge to produce sustainable and practical solutions - transforming their lives forever and protecting the world around them.

For more information about the work that Practical Action carries out please click here
World Land Trust
01986 874422 (Suffolk)
conservation charity, protecting biodiversity

World Land Trust (WLT) is an international conservation charity that takes direct action to save rainforest and other wildlife habitats.

By working with local partners across the world, WLT helps fund protected nature reserves to save threatened species.

For more information about our conservation charity please click here
Women's Environmental Network
020 7481 9004 (London)

Educating, empowering and informing women and men who care about the environment. Campaigning on environmental and health issues from a female perspective.

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020 7865 8100 (London)

Greenpeace is an independent non-profit global campaigning organization

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Stop Climate Chaos
020 7729 8732 (London)

Our growing coalition, which contains most of the UK’s leading environmental and international development organisations as well as women’s organisations, activist groups and faith-based campaigns, aim to build irresistible popular pressure on politicians to act.We will strive to ensure that the UK Government does everything it must at home and abroad - with the utmost urgency - to halt climate change.

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Climate Concern U.K
01325 378452 (U.K wide)

Climate Concern UK provides updated information on Climate Change, ideas for campaigning and educating, and, where individuals are willing to join up with others in their local area, puts them in touch in order to share their concerns and take action.

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Environmental Justice Foundation

Protecting people and planet

The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) believes that environmental security is a human right.

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Young People's Trust for the Environment

The Young People’s Trust for the Environment is a charity which aims to encourage young people’s understanding of the environment and the need for sustainability.

For more information on our work please click here
World Wildlife Fund

A Global Conservation Organisation

WWF’s mission is to stop the degradation of our planets natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature

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Working to eliminate the dangers of toxic pesticides, our exposure to them, and their presence in the environment where we live and work. Nationally and globally, we promote safer alternatives, the production of healthy food, and sustainable farming

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Friends of the Earth

Making life better for people by inspiring solutions to environmental problems.

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Orangutan Appeal UK

The Orangutan Appeal UK is a registered charity based in the south of England, dedicated to the rehabilitation and preservation of Orangutans and the conservation of their habitat.

Adopt an Orangutan, Donate or shop online - all to help the Sepilok Orangutan Appeal.

For more information on how to help with our appeal please click here
Trees for Cities

Trees for Cities is an independent environmental charity which plants trees in the most needy urban areas. Our aim is to help tackle global warming, create social cohesion and beautify our cities through tree planting, community, education and training initiatives in urban areas of greatest need.

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Surfers against Sewage
0845 4583001 (Cornwall)

Surfers Against Sewage campaign for clean, safe recreational waters, free from sewage effluents, toxic chemicals and nuclear waste. Using a solution based argument of viable and sustainable alternatives, SAS highlight the inherent flaws in current practices, attitudes and legislation, challenging industry, legislators and politicians to end their ‘pump and dump’ policies.

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