Scottish Communities Climate Action Network

February 2023  Latest SCCAN newsletter . . 

. . promotes the SCCAN annual Gathering in Edinburgh on 22 March

SCCAN Annual member gathering 'Re-imagining the future -living with hope' will be on Wed 22 March in Edinburgh, Augustine United Ch, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL. Join like minded people, colleagues in the field of climate change, community workers, climate activists and volunteers from across Scotland.  

This will be an opportunity to share ways of nourishing active hope and tackling challenges as change-makers seeking a greener, more just society. Come to learn what we can do together in our regions to build networks, increase capacity & act effectively.

. . and offers a huge discount for TBI members on the cost of a two-day CAT  'Zero Carbon Britain'  online course running on 14 and 15 March

70% discount for 2-Day, Zero Carbon Britain Online Course - 14th & 15th March

We invite SCCAN members to take part in the excellent 2-Day, Zero Carbon Britain Online Training Course by the Centre for Alternative Technology on the 14th & 15th March.

The price for the course is normally £75 but as a SCCAN member, you can take advantage of a 70% discount: £30 only. Members can book their own places directly on the websitePlease email with your membership details to be sent the code. 

Limited to 20 spaces (18 spaces left). First come first serve basis. 

During this 2 day course you will explore all aspects of climate solutions and scenarios presented in the research. The Centre for Alternative Technology’s Zero Carbon Britain project offers the hard data and confidence required for visualising a future where we have risen to the demands of climate science. It helps to reduce fear and misunderstandings and open new, positive, solutions-focused conversations. The 2019 Report, Zero Carbon Britain: Rising to the Climate Emergency incorporates the very latest developments in science and technology to show that we can create a zero carbon Britain using only proven technology. 

Live lectures will cover a range of topics from renewable energy and energy efficiency to diets and land-use, looking at how these can work together to help us build a zero carbon future. Workshops will enable discussion and debate among participants on catalysing action across all areas of society. 

TBI members wishing to attend this course should email 

SCCAN continues to promote

Climate for Change 'Climate Conversations'

Do you have friends, colleagues, or neighbours concerned about the climate crisis but not sure how urgent it is and what to do about it? Would you like to inspire them to take effective action now? Host a conversation with SCCAN's Climate for Change! 

You can host a conversation in your own home or with your local community group. Simply invite people, put on some refreshments, and let SCCAN's trained facilitator take care of the rest! We can even cover the costs of the venue hire and the meal. Get in touch and we will arrange for a local facilitator to support you through the whole hosting process - from deciding on who to invite to the meal options. Fill in the Expression of Interest Form or email Kaska at

More on hosting.

Every month, SCCAN hosts a Scotland-wide climate for change conversation online. The next one is Wednesday 22 February, 10 am - 12.30 pm. 

Register here


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