Friends of the Earth Cardiff - About us http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/taxonomy/term/406/all Find out about the what the group does, read our newsletters and join us. en Environment Action - Summer 2013 http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/environment-action-summer-2013 <h2>Green is working in Cardiff</h2> <p><img width="500" height="375" alt="People wearing green helmets outside Cardiff Job Centre with a banner saying green is working." src="/files/foecardiff/images/Green_is_working_DOA.jpg" /></p> <p><em>Cardiff Friends of the Earth members showing that Green is Working. Photo: Chris Brown</em></p> <p><strong>By Tamsin Wallbank</strong></p> <p>On a sunny morning in October, a group of green helmeted people gathered outside the Charles Street job centre in Cardiff. They were there to demand that the Government takes the green economy seriously.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/environment-action-summer-2013">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/environment-action-summer-2013#comments Newsletters Mon, 27 May 2013 22:05:24 +0000 Chris 572 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk What people say about us http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-people-say-about-us <p>What people say about Cardiff Friends of the Earth:</p> <h2>Twitter</h2> <p><img width="500" height="70" src="/files/foecardiff/images/David_Lo_praise.png" alt="Dave Lo - Thanks for the great resources!" /></p> <p><img width="500" height="68" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Swim_Free_praise.png" alt="Swim Free - You rule Cardiff Friends of the Earth!" /></p> <p><img width="500" height="64" alt="Solar Energy Systems - Thanks for the great information!" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Solar_Energy_Systems_Praise.png" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-people-say-about-us">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-people-say-about-us#comments About us Wed, 20 Feb 2013 13:26:35 +0000 Chris 511 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Frequently asked questions http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/frequently-asked-questions <p><strong>Q.</strong> How can I volunteer with you?</p> <p><strong>A.</strong> Read our <a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/volunteering-cardiff-friends-earth">volunteering</a> page to find out what opportunities are available. The easiest way to get involved is to come along to our next group meeting.</p> <p><strong>Q.</strong> Will I be sent on training courses if I volunteer?</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/frequently-asked-questions">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/frequently-asked-questions#comments About us Thu, 10 Jan 2013 10:45:27 +0000 Chris 566 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Cardiff Friends of the Earth newsletters http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/cardiff-friends-earth-newsletters <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/newsletter-sign">Sign up to receive our newsletters by e-mail</a>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>2013</h2> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/environment-action-summer-2013">Summer 2013</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>2010</h2> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/cardiff-friends-earth-newsletter-spring-2010">Spring 2010</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>2009</h2> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>2008</h2> <p><a href="/content/cardiff-friends-earth-newsletter-summer-2008">Summer 2008</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/cardiff-friends-earth-newsletters">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/cardiff-friends-earth-newsletters#comments Newsletters newsletter Sun, 02 Dec 2012 23:18:25 +0000 admin 89 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Our philosophy and how we work http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/our-philosophy-and-how-we-work <h2>Our philosophy</h2> <p>Friends of the Earth stands for <strong>three big ideas</strong>:</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/our-philosophy-and-how-we-work">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/our-philosophy-and-how-we-work#comments About us Mon, 01 Oct 2012 16:16:46 +0000 Chris 422 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk The impact of our work http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/impact-our-work <p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_rvCzuZ9YoM&amp;list=UU9qqyIuIUoRKTG6sE5rVlhg&amp;index=6&amp;feature=plcp"><img width="500" height="277" alt="Locally, Nationally, Globally. The first 40 years of Friends of the Earth" src="/files/foecardiff/images/the_first_40_years_of_Friends_of_the_Earth.png" /></a></p> <p>Because of our wonderful supporters we have achieved ground-breaking environmental laws including:</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/impact-our-work">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/impact-our-work#comments About us Tue, 14 Aug 2012 14:30:51 +0000 Chris 530 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk What people say about Friends of the Earth http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-people-say-about-friends-earth <blockquote><p>&quot;Friends of the Earth are actually quite good at getting laws passed&quot; Thom Yorke - Radiohead</p></blockquote> <blockquote><p>&quot;Here in Parliament Friends of the Earth are absolutely crucial, they are a campaigning force. They educate us, they inform us.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-people-say-about-friends-earth">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-people-say-about-friends-earth#comments About us Sun, 05 Aug 2012 10:34:41 +0000 Chris 531 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Actions update 10 September 2011 http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/actions-update-10-september-2011 <p><img width="400" height="266" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Sumava_National_Park.jpeg" alt="Czech police carrying a protester in Sumava National Park" /></p> <p>Environmental protester arrested during forest protest <em>Photo: </em></p> <h2>Save Sumava National Park</h2> <p>At the beginning of August 2011 we asked you to help Friends of the Earth Czech Republic in their fight to stop the Czech Government's plans to cut down large areas of the Sumava National Park.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/actions-update-10-september-2011">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/actions-update-10-september-2011#comments Newsletters Sat, 10 Sep 2011 20:55:21 +0000 Chris 443 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk What others have said about Friends of the Earth http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-others-have-said-about-friends-earth <p>&quot;Friends of the Earth has [an] effective means of influence &ndash; in its news service that is gaining a reputation for objectivity and accuracy.&quot;<br /> <strong>John Gummer, Baron Deben, Conservative Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1989 &ndash; 1993 and Secretary of State for the Environment 1993 &ndash; 1997</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-others-have-said-about-friends-earth">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/what-others-have-said-about-friends-earth#comments About us Wed, 01 Sep 2010 16:21:36 +0000 Chris 423 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk About us http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/about-us <h2>About us</h2> <h3>Who are Cardiff Friends of the Earth?</h3> <p>We are a local group of Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland.</p> <p>Friends of the Earth is:</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/about-us">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/about-us#comments About us Cardiff Mon, 01 Jan 2007 00:00:00 +0000 admin 138 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk