News from The Converging World

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Fri, 19/03/2010

The Converging World (TCW) was the official carbon reduction partner for the 2009 Guardian, Observer and guardian.co.uk Travel Awards.The awards are held each year to recognise the best in world-wide tourism as voted by the Guardian and Observer readers. The 2009 awards were held in Thailand and...

Mon, 15/02/2010

The work with our partner NGO, SCAD, in India is flourishing with increased interest from many quarters. In November Marks and Spencer accompanied two of our colleagues and spent a couple of days with our community there. We were also able to present SCAD with another £30,000 from the sales of...

Fri, 15/01/2010

The Converging World exists to address imbalances in the world – one of which is the use of world resources and, associated with this, the emissions of CO2 from burning fossil fuels. While TCW has worked primarily overseas, it now seeks to engage with UK and other...

Thu, 14/01/2010

Representatives from TCW recently attended a conference of the Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) in Prague. British Airways have kindly supported TCW by way of a donation in recognition of the carbon footprint of this event. The travel sector contributes significantly to world...

Tue, 12/01/2010

With a new makeover and fab new tennants The 3rd Floor is fast becoming an inspiring space to be. The aim was to create a place where people could meet, share resources, learn and take action. This wonderful space has been transformed over the last few months to create an inspiring working...

Wed, 28/10/2009

On Saturday 24th October TCW joined forces with Oxfam and Christian Aid to deliver a one day concert as part of an international day of climate action Climate Countdown was one of 5,200 events that took place in 181 countries - quite simply the most widespread day of political action in the...