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Oxford Friends of the Earth is a thriving and effective local group that has been active for over 40 years. Our purpose is to work together to promote a healthy and sustainable environment

Climate Action conference – main presentation by Prof. Nick Eyre.

OxFoE is working on a report from the May 4th conference.  As a first step, we are making available Nick Eyre’s very useful presentation on the big climate and energy issues – you can access it here: Nick Eyre presentation May 4th

Oxford Friends of the Earth launch schools clean air action survey : please respond!

Oxford Friends of the Earth (OxFoE) is this week launching a survey of schools across the county to find out what is being done on tackling air pollution issues and encouraging healthy transport. OxFoE is aware that some schools have been encouraging cycling and walking to school (with support from local councils), while also discouraging…
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Oxford Friends of the Earth: Local Group of the Year (2018)

Coordinator’s report 2018/2019, presented at Oxford Friends of the Earth’s AGM on 8 May 2019 by Fiona Tavner It really does feel like we’re at a tipping point right now and momentum is gathering… Let’s look back at the past year – and what a year it was! View the accompanying slide presentation here. Climate…
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Oxford Together on Climate Change website revamped!

Oxford Together on Climate Change is a project that Oxford FoE launched in December 2018 to encourage people to take action across Oxfordshire. The website has had a major redevelopment and is now re-launched – visit https://change4climate.uk and record your action! Oxford Together on Climate Change is supported by several organisations and groups. It’s part…
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Air Pollution – OxFoE launch Oxfordshire Schools Clean Air Network

The OxFoE Clean Air working group are developing our work with local schools. We have some funding to carry out a survey of Oxfordshire schools to find out what they are doing on air pollution, idling outside schools, and active transport (cycling and walking).  We’ll be doing this work in April and May 2019, and…
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Climate Change?   Climate Emergency?  What can we do in Oxford?

  Climate Change?   Climate Emergency?  What can we do in Oxford? Oxford FoE is running a major workshop on climate change on Saturday May 4th (10am – 4pm). It’s free to attend and open to anyone who is active or would like to be more active on helping tackle climate change.  The day is intended both…
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