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BVSC Environment & Energy Network Meeting – Plastic Free July and Our Future City Draft Central Birmingham Framework


11 July 2023


13:00 – 14:30




BVSC (Birmingham Voluntary Service Council)

BVSC Environment Energy Network Meeting

The Event

Plastic Free July – What can Birmingham Communities do to tackle plastic waste?

Plastic Free July is on its way!

At the next Environment & Energy Network meeting on Tuesday 11 July, 1pm – 2.30pm, they will be discussing what Birmingham communities can do to tackle plastic waste. They will also be joined by Tim Brown, Principal Planning Officer from Birmingham City Council who will be presenting the Our Future City Draft Central Birmingham Framework.

The BVSC Energy & Environment Network will also be having their usual updates on energy bills, policy, funding, consultations and more.

The Last Meeting

The last meeting took place on 13 June online. Details of the session, and of previous meetings are available at: https://www.bvsc.org/environment-and-energy-network-resources

Joining the Network

Membership of the network is FREE and will be facilitated by BVSC. The Network will meet online for 1.5 hours at least once a month. If you can’t make the next meeting, they’d still love for you to be involved. Click here to register and you will be provided with a link to join. Email elizabethg@bvsc.org for further information.

Future Meeting Dates 2023

  • August – No Meeting! Holidays!
  • September – Tuesday 19, 1pm – 2.30pm
  • October – Tuesday 17, 1pm – 2.30pm
  • November – Tuesday 21, 1pm – 2.30pm
  • December – Tuesday 12, 1pm – 2.30pm

Benefits of Environment & Energy Network Membership

  • Networking with organisations from across the Birmingham City VCFSE sector interested in environment and energy issues
  • Information sharing on environment & energy funding, policy, strategy, research, peer learning, training, resources and volunteering
  • Engaging the wider VCFSE sector on environment and energy issues through the Sector’s ‘Engage for Good Forum; linking in with BVSC Employment & Skills Network re Green Economy; linking with Greener Birmingham
  • Developing relationships with key public and private sector partners on environment and energy issues
  • Collaboration on partnership projects, services, activities, events and actions
  • Supporting a collective VCFSE voice and campaigns on environment & energy across Birmingham City
  • Anything else you might find useful!


Sound good? Register your place.

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