Funding news

Defra launch new third sector strategy and funding programme – Tuesday 4 November 2008

The strategy includes a £6m Greener Living Fund for charities to run environmental projects.

The new fund was announced at the launch of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)'s third sector strategy. The fund is designed to help third sector organisations promote green ideals and reduce their carbon footprint.

There will also be a new strategic partnership between the department and five social enterprise organisations.


For the strategy, go to: www.defra.gov.uk (opens new window).

Full details about the greener Living Fund will be available shortly from www.defra.gov.uk (opens new window) and the Government Funding website.