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Featured Article: How Will a Hung Parliament Affect Environmental Policy?

Mon, 28/06/2010

Gus Hoyt of Power 2010 discusses future environmental policy under a coalition government.A Hung Parliament is the English way of describing a coalition government; a practice that is perfectly normal in most developed and fledgling democracies the world over. With the innate confrontational style of politics the notions of compromise and more centralist policy adoption seem alien and to be wary of.

Climate Countdown - Bristols contribution to the 350 international day of climate action

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

TCW at ACTE conference in Prague

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 CO2 emissions so is an ideal area in which TCW can engage people. Wendy Stephenson, CEO of TCW gave a well-received presentation to 450 delegates about the work of The Converging World, generating sizable interest and a host of enquiries.

TCW to launch UK engagement programme

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 developed world communities to reduce carbon at home while simultaneously addressing fuel poverty and building local resilience.

BITC, The Hub and BNHC join The Converging World on the 3rd Floor

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.

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