About Sustainability East

Sustainability East is a social enterprise which provides advice and support for organisations looking to understand the implications of climate change and invest in sustainable approaches. Honesty and transparency is at the core of Sustainability East’s approach, and open discussion is encouraged in order to highlight risks, minimise loss, and maximise benefit.

The team is focused on direct action, as well as providing information and raising awareness. Sustainability East attempts to tackle the issues which negatively affect or obstruct sustainability in the East of England in the following ways:

  • Provide services and expertise in order to facilitate long term solutions to the problems of sustainable development
  • Build strong networks of partners, sponsors and associates to ease the collaborative process, create common goals to achieve, and use their leverage to help voice issues surrounding sustainability and climate change
  • Accelerate change for a sustainable future through transparency and honest, open debate between organisations

See more about the services we offer and how we could help your organisation.

Sustainability East is a member of Social Enterprise UK and holder of the ‘We are a social enterprise’ Badge. This means that Sustainability East aligns with Social Enterprise UK’s criteria for social enterprise.

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Latest News

  • Local governments are crucial to UN climate talks in Paris next year December 22, 2014

    While heads of state and government will be leading the COP20 (Conference of Parties) discussions next year, cities and regions play a crucial role in the process.  With local and regional authorities cited as contributing to  70 percent of climate mitigation and 90 percent  of adaptation measures, the success of programmes such as ...

  • VACANCY: Would you like to join the team at Sustainability East? December 18, 2014

    We are looking for a Project Support Officer to manage a number of existing key contracts and obligations. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, able to deliver projects professionally. Good administrative, research and communications skills are a must, as is the ability to organise events and meetings meticulously. The role is ideally suited to ...

  • Making sure businesses are prepared December 18, 2014

    London businesses aren’t equipped to deal with the risks of climate change, according to a new report from the London Assembly.  The 25-person watchdog committee said that overheating, flooding and global supply chain failures are likely to have a significant detrimental impact on companies in the capital, highlighting finance, small businesses and the ...

  • Why we need to take the lead in tackling climate change December 11, 2014

    Ahead of the climate conference currently underway in Lima, China the world’s biggest polluter stated that developed countries must do more than their less wealthy counterparts to tackle climate change.

    Paving the way for a global deal on cutting Earth-warming carbon emissions, due to be agreed next year in Paris and set to replace the Kyoto ...

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