Global Action Plan's mission is to inspire, motivate and equip people with practical and creative solutions taking everyone on a transformative journey to more sustainable living. Heather Poore is Youth Project Manager. Having originally joined Global Action Plan as an intern seeking a career in the environmental sector, Heather now works closely with the charity’s Youth Steering Group and volunteers to help give others similar opportunities. Heather was awarded IEMA Graduate of the Year 2011 for her work leading Greenprint 2020. Heather is also a member of the Independent Youth Committee on Climate Change.
Severn Wye Energy Agency is a non-profit company and a registered educational charity. Severn Wye Energy aims to promote sustainable energy and affordable warmth through partnership, awareness-raising, innovation and strategic action. Mark Stead works as part of the education team and coordinates a range of education projects for primary and secondary schools, colleges, universities and other educational establishments. Mark will be facilitating the Energy workshop.
Just Idea’s works with a range of voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations and the public sector, supporting them in a range of activities promoting environmental sustainability, social justice and increasing participation. Director, Helen Garforth, is a highly experienced facilitator, trainer, researcher and communicator. Helen will be facilitating the Sustainable Business workshop.