An introduction to the role of local councils when it comes to tackling the climate emergency. This workshop will go into what we need to do as a society to reach net zero, what levers of influence town and parish councils can take and drive forward local action and the process of action planning.

About the Trainer

Megan Blyth (Lead Trainer)

Megan has been working for CSE for 5 years, and is experienced in managing energy projects, grant programmes and organising and delivering community engagement events. Megan works on projects supporting communities and local councils take action on energy and climate change in their communities. She manages grant schemes within the Local and Community Empowerment Team, and designs and facilitates face-to-face and virtual workshops that support the community energy sector, community groups, young people and councils.

Kate Elliot-Rudder (Co-trainer)

Kate joined CSE in January 2022. Kate is mainly supporting CSE’s two youth empowerment projects – the Bright Green Influencer programme for 10-14 year olds, and the Bright Green Future leadership programme for 16 to 19 year olds. Kate also works to support a range of planning-related projects, including community events on the topic of renewable and low carbon energy planning.

Prior to joining CSE, Kate has experience as a local campaign organiser with the Australian Youth Climate Coalition.


Wednesday 30 November, 1:00pm – 3:00pm


The cost for this webinar is:
SLCC Members – £60 + VAT
Non-Members – £70 + VAT

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