Presentation on theme: "Sustainable Communities People living happy healthy lives within their Fair Share of the earths resources."— Presentation transcript:
Sustainable Communities People living happy healthy lives within their Fair Share of the earths resources
If everyone lived like we do in the South East we would need 3 planets to support us?
Why is WWF Interested?
The Challenge: - Three Planets to One Planet
Research – Communities and Sustainability 1.Process / Methods of working with communities on sustainability 2.How do you measure change? 3.Action research/learning Methodologies 4.Evaluation and Monitoring
Research Findings 1.There is a public awareness of Environmental Sustainability. 2.The Problem is not lack of information. 3.Behaviour change is linked to peoples underlying values and attitudes. 4.The concept of “environmental citizenship” is key to future work in this area. 5.Social learning is an important factor in encouraging behaviour and value change.
Sustainable Communities A force for change
Potential for change Lifestyle Individual / Household Community InfrastructurePolicyServices