Everyday Changemakers: Rebecca Gibbs, SCCAN

Our Story Weaver, Kaska Hempel, talks to Rebecca Gibbs from SCCAN about rollerblading for sanity, turning NET zero into NOT zero and the invitation to get into climate adaptation planning with us. Credits Interview, recording…Continue readingEveryday Changemakers: Rebecca Gibbs, SCCAN

1.5 MAX: Real-world climate education for children and young people

On the 22nd of May, 1.5 MAX hosted its 2024 Global Schools’ Climate Summit for young pupils from Scotland, Malawi, Bangladesh and Nepal. With a focus on real-world climate education, 1.5 MAX provides a valuable…Continue reading1.5 MAX: Real-world climate education for children and young people

Cooking (in) the Land

This is a story about the cultural contributions of everyday South Asian communities to Scotland and about finding and creating community and connection to the land through cooking food. Written by Gauri Raje and funded…Continue readingCooking (in) the Land

Everyday Changemakers: Alex, Transition Dundee

Our Story Weaver, Kaska Hempel, talks to Alex Daniels from Transition Dundee about gleaning, fair access to fresh food and his favourite recipes to deal with gluts. Credits Interview, recording and sound production: Kaska Hempel Transcript…Continue readingEveryday Changemakers: Alex, Transition Dundee

Member of the Month: EAUC Scotland

For this month’s Member of the Month we’ve chatted with Alice Smith, Networks and Communications Officer for EAUC Scotland – The Alliance for Sustainability Leadership in Education. Alice shared inspiring stories on the importance and…Continue readingMember of the Month: EAUC Scotland

Edinburgh Communities Climate Action launch day

SCCAN Story Weaver Lesley Anne Rose reflects on the launch of Edinburgh Communities Climate Action Network (ECCAN) on 27 March 2024 at the Augustine United Church in Edinburgh. “The event got ECCAN off to a…Continue readingEdinburgh Communities Climate Action launch day

Back in the saddle: Edinburgh’s Wee Spoke Hub – Part 2

A story about the positive impact of two community cycling groups in Edinburgh written by Douglas Rogers and funded through a SCCAN mini grant.  The Wee Spoke Hub I came across the Wee Spoke Hub…Continue readingBack in the saddle: Edinburgh’s Wee Spoke Hub – Part 2

Back in the saddle: Edinburgh’s Wee Spoke Hub

A story about the positive impact of two community cycling groups in Edinburgh written by Douglas Rogers and funded through a SCCAN mini grant.  Cycling isn’t always easy – and that’s why we need communities…Continue readingBack in the saddle: Edinburgh’s Wee Spoke Hub

Everyday Changemakers: Paul and Chloe, Sandside Community Garden

Our Story Weaver, Kaska Hempel, talks to Paul and Chloe about making dreams come true and turning the forgotten patch of land into a safe place for local adults and kids to enjoy. The story…Continue readingEveryday Changemakers: Paul and Chloe, Sandside Community Garden

Everyday Changemakers: Rachel, The Crichton Trust

Our Story Weaver, Kaska Hempel, talks to Rachel Cooper of The Crichton Trust about taking large strides and small steps in their journey towards their zero carbon future teeming with life. The story is the…Continue readingEveryday Changemakers: Rachel, The Crichton Trust