Be a Net Zero Superhero – save the planet with the Environment & Energy Network What is Net Zero and how can it help save the planet? Join the Environment & Energy Network during Net Zero Week (2-8 July) and find out more. As well as talking about Net Zero, we will be joined at the meeting by Birmingham City Council’s Dr Rosie Jenkins who will be asking for your views on the draft Birmingham Food System Strategy and how the City’s Food Systems can be made more environmentally friendly. The Last Meeting The last meeting took place on 14 June 2022 online. Details of the session, and of previous meetings will be made 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, we’d still love for you to be involved. Click here to register and you’ll be provided with a link to join. Email Elizabeth Goodchild for further information – [email protected] Future Meeting Dates 2022 • August – Tuesday 2, 1pm-2.30pm • September- Tuesday 13, 1pm-2.30pm • October- Tuesday 4, 1pm – 2.30pm • November – Tuesday 8, 1pm – 2.30pm • December – Tuesday 13, 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!