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Size of Wales gains support from Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust

Cymraeg isod. Size of Wales has been successful in gaining support from Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust for its forest conservation project in Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC. The Trust, which supports, among others, projects with a focus on “conservation of wildlife and the natural environment”, has agreed to create a match-fund with us to support our DRC project […]

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Volunteer With Us!

Cymraeg isod. Whether you’re looking to gain experience working in the third sector, or you are interested in helping with our work for such important environmental cause, or you’re simply looking for office, fundraising, event, research, comms and/or social media experience for your CV, we have plenty of opportunities to get involved. We have had […]

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Wapichan people launch website to expose growing threats to their forest

Cymraeg isod. Today, the Wapichan people have launched their own website in bid to expose rights violations and threats to their communities and ancestral lands from mining and illegal resource use. Size of Wales have partnered with Forest Peoples Programme (FPP), an international NGO who empower indigenous communities to legally secure land tenure, such as […]

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Go Green Day 2017: Minuteman Press, Success!

The team at Minuteman Press in Cardiff prides itself on giving back to the community they love to serve. From going green and saving the rainforest to raising awareness and money for the homeless, they have dedicated themselves to supporting important causes and making a positive impact on society. Minuteman Press Cardiff win Sustain Wales […]

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Go Green Day 2017: Llangorse School

Here at Size of Wales, we are always looking to show off the schools and businesses that produce outstanding fundraising results. Llangorse school blew us away with their gigantic total… we want to see if you can rise to the challenge. Can you beat Llangorse’s total this #GoGreenDay? Read below to find out how they […]

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Go Green Day 2017: Robin’s Rainforest Appeal

 Robin’s Rainforest Appeal How a book inspired a young fundraiser Robin Holmes was in Year 2 at St John the Baptist primary school in Pebmarsh, Essex when he read ‘Harry and the Dinosaurs Go Wild’, written by Ian Whybrow. The book is about a small boy raising money to save endangered animals and Robin decided […]

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Go Green Day 2016: Wales went a brilliant shade of green!

2016 was a banner year for #GoGreenDay can you make 2017 even better? Cymraeg isod Wales was awash with green on Friday 14 October 2016 as people, schools and businesses across the country celebrated #GoGreenDay, all with the aim of helping to tackle climate change by protecting an area of rainforest twice the size of […]

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Go Green Day 2016: Wales Goes Green to Tackle Climate Change

2016 was an outstanding year for #GoGreenDay can we make 2017 our biggest and best yet? Cymraeg isod Schools and businesses across Wales will today turn green in support of rainforests with environmental charity Size of Wales as part of GO GREEN DAY. Local schools and businesses will join a national day of action – […]

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Cardiff Met Student Katherine Crean on her Size of Wales x Santander Graphic Design Internship

In June of this year, Size of Wales invited two graphic design students from Cardiff Met to do some design work for a few exciting projects we have in the pipeline. We first met Katherine Crean and Abbi-Louise Small shortly before when Size of Wales approached the Graphic Design course with a brief to design educational […]

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Are you jetting off on holiday this summer but worried about the impact?

If so, why not do something about it by donating to Size of Wales and our climate change fighting forest projects?   Here’s why… We all know that planes are not good for the planet – they are powered by the burning of fossil fuels that release harmful amounts of greenhouse gases into the earth’s […]

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