October 2016

Open to everyone who is actively working against climate change in their community in Hampshire to share experiences and news, learn from successes and failures, and work together where appropriate.

WinACC trustees are responsible for the organisation - our management, strategies and finances. Trustee meetings are not public meetings, but if you would like to attend as an observer, please contact the office on winacc@winacc.org.uk

November 2016

The Food action group aims to promote community food growing and stop food being wasted.

For more information contact food@winacc.org.uk.

The chair is Clare Shorter.


On the day of the US elections, find out what's going on around the world (Europe, US, China ...) and the implications for us in Winchester District.

The Renewable Energy action group promotes increased use of renewable energy in Winchester district by raising awareness influencing local policies and promoting locally based, larger scale renewable energy generation schemes.

To find out more about this group click here or contact renewables@winacc.org.uk.

Chaired by Richard Ritchie.

“Now, faced as we are with global environmental deterioration, I wish to address every person living on this planet“ Pope Francis. This Conference aims to provide a meeting place where the views of different faiths on the care of our planet can be presented and discussed.

WinACC Community Engagement Group supports WinACC's activities in engaging with people and communities to cut their carbon footprint and enjoy the benefits of lower carbon living.

This is one of a series of talks organised by the Hoare Centre for Responsible Management, in association with the Winchester Business School.

For November, the guest speaker is Professor Jonathon Gosling, with a talk entitled:
“Climate change, migration, civil society and the role of business: caught in the headlights or behind the wheel?”

To book a place, please click here.

The Waste action group aims to promote the ethos of

  • Prevent
  • Reduce
  • Reuse
  • Recycle
  • Recover
  • Dispose

For more information contact waste@winacc.org.uk.

Chaired by James Miller

This workshop is part of the SELFCity project, which is focusing on grassroots responses to climate change. In response to WinACC activists deliberations at events earlier in the year two capacity building workshops are being held this autumn. This is the second and will focus on WinACC's communication and messaging, drawing on the latest and most innovative thought and practice in communication for sustainability.