GreenWeb Groups and Organisations

 

This page lists alphabetically every current group and organisation on the GreenWeb web site. Click on any of their titles listed in blue letters to learn more about them.

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Abergavenny and District Civic Society Local Civic Society, campaigning and working on projects to improve the quality of the town and its surroundings.

Abergavenny & Crickhowell Friends of the Earth Local Friends of the Earth group, campaigning and taking action locally.

Abergavenny Cycle Group Local group campaigning and taking action to improve facilities, routes and safety for cyclists in Abergavenny.

Abergavenny Fairtrade Forum Local voluntary group raising awareness of Fairtrade issues in Abergavenny, encouraging local people to buy Fairtrade goods and shops to stock them.

CALM (Campaign against the Levels Motorway) Partnership of local groups campaigning against the threat of road building on the Gwent Levels.

Campaign for the Protection of Rural Wales (CPRW) Monmouthshire Branch Local branch of a national charity, concerned with protecting our rural landscapes and the services that country people depend on.

Chepstow Friends of the Earth Local Friends of the Earth group, campaigning and taking action locally.

Chepstow Fairtrade Forum Local voluntary group raising awareness of Fairtrade issues in Chepstow, encouraging local people to buy Fairtrade goods and shops to stock them.

Chepstow Society Local society raising awareness about the heritage and natural history of Chepstow.

Coed Cadw – Woodland Trust National charity working to maintain and increase the broadleaved woodland cover in Wales. The Trust – Coed Cadw, manages a number of woodlands and forests in Monmouthshire.

Friends of Linda Vista Gardens Voluntary group involved in maintaining and improving Linda Vista Gardens Abergavenny

GAVO Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations.

Gwent Badger Group Local group dedicated to badger conservation, protection and rescue, and educating the public about badgers.

Gwent Beekeepers’ Association Local Association concerned with welfare of bees, supporting existing beekeepers and training new beekeepers.

Gwent Ornithological Society Local group interested and active in all aspects of bird life, including species surveys, reserve management for birds and education of the public.

Gwent Wildlife Trust Local wildlife charity managing 30 nature reserves, campaigning on local wildlife issues, providing land management advice and public events.

Homemakers Furniture Recycling Local charity collecting unwanted furniture and electrical goods for re-sale, preventing these items from entering the waste stream.

Llanthony & District Garden Club Local garden club sharing tips and inspiration.

Monmouth Civic Society  Local Civic Society, campaigning to improve the quality of the built environment and townscape.

Monmouth Fairtrade Forum  Local voluntary group raising awareness of Fairtrade issues in Monmouth, encouraging local people to buy Fairtrade goods and shops to stock them.

Monmouthshire County Council – Sustainable Development in Monmouthshire Monmouthshire County Council initiatives and policies for sustainable development, working with local communities.

Monmouthshire Environment Partnership Board  A Partnership of key organisations in the County responsible for developing and delivering the environmental elements of the county’s Community Strategy.

Monmouthshire Meadows Group Local charity helping local landowners and gardeners to manage traditional meadows for their wildflowers and other wildlife.

Natural Resources Wales  The principal adviser to the Welsh Government on the environment, this body brings together the work of Environment Agency Wales, Countryside Council for Wales and Forestry Commission Wales.

South East Wales Biodiversity Records Centre (SEWBREC) Central point for South East Wales Biological (flora and fauna) records.  As well as collating and managing information about species, we also aim to strengthen local wildlife recording networks.

South East Wales Energy Agency Energy efficiency advice, grants and development of County Council energy strategy.

Tools for Self Reliance (Cymru) Charity that collects unwanted tools, refurbishes them and sends them to Africa for use by artisans.

Transition Abergavenny  Abergavenny Transition town, an umbrella for several active environment groups in Abergavenny.

Transition Chepstow Chepstow’s Transition Town initiative, working together to tackle the challenges of climate change and Peak Oil.

Transition Monmouth Monmouth’s Transition Town initiative, working to tackle climate change and Peak Oil.

Usk Civic Society Local Civic Society, campaigning to improve the quality of the built environment and townscape.

Usk Conservation & Environmental Group Local conservation group, developing local projects and social activities based around a shared interest in the local environment.

Usk Fairtrade Group Local voluntary group raising awareness of Fairtrade issues in Usk, encouraging local people to buy Fairtrade goods and shops to stock them.

Wye Valley AONB Statutory body responsible for the management of the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Wye Valley Communities for Safe Cycling The link to this page will be restored soon.  Community group in the lower Wye Valley supporting the development of non-motorised local transport links, in particular a cycle & walking route between Chepstow, Tintern and Brockweir.

Wye Valley Society Local society working to safeguard the natural beauty and character of those parts of Monmouthshire, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire that are in the Wye Valley AONB.