Supporters

Climate Week is supported by over 180 organisations that represent a further 850,000 organisations and have 6 million individual members. Please contact us if you would like your organisation to become a supporter. Our supporters are listed below.

Political leaders

The Prime Minister, David Cameron
The Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg
The First Minister of Scotland, Alex Salmond
The First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones
The First Minister of Northern Ireland, Peter Robinson
Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland, Martin McGuinness
The Leader of the Labour Party, Ed Miliband

Eminent individuals

Al Gore, former US Vice President
Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary General
Lord Anthony Giddens, sociologist
Lord Nicholas Stern (author of the Stern report)
Sir Paul McCartney
Sir Tom Jones
Gillian Anderson, actress
Sienna Miller, actress
Alesha Dixon, singer
Helen McCrory, actress
Andrea Riseborough, actress
Gary Neville, footballer
Ed Balls, MP
Lily Cole, model
Wayne Hemingway, designer
Raymond Blanc, chef
Katie Melua, singer
Nell McAndrew, model
Emilia Fox, actress
Marcus Brigstocke, comedian
Michael Fish, broadcast meteorologist
Gemma Arterton, actress
Archbishop of Liverpool

Voluntary Sector

Big Lottery Fund (40,000 active grants)
British Trust for Conservation Volunteers (300,000 volunteers)
Carbon Disclosure Project
CSV (Community Service Volunteers)
Environmental Justice Foundation
Family Lives
FoodCycle
Forum for the Future
Girlguiding UK (600,000 members)
Good Screenings
Keep Britain Tidy
Keep Wales Tidy
LEAD International
Love Food Hate Waste
Muslim Aid
National Autistic Society
National Council for Voluntary Organisations (8,000 members)
National Federation of Women’s Institutes (7,000 branches)
National Children’s Bureau
National Women’s Institute
National Women’s Register
Passivhaus Trust
Project Dirt
RSPB Cymru
Save The Children UK
Sustrans
The British Humanist Association
The Outward Bound Trust
Wales Council for Voluntary Action
Youth Hostel Association
Zoological Society of London (ZSL)
View the full list of voluntary sector organisations and campaigns backing Climate Week

Education Sector

Association of Colleges
Association of Teachers and Lecturers
EcoCampus
Eco-Schools England
Eco-Schools Wales
Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges
Grantham Institute for Climate Change, Imperial College London
Higher Education Funding Council for England
National Association of Head Teachers (28,000 members)
National Primary Head Teachers Association (10,000 heads)
National Science & Engineering Week
Open University
Royal Agricultural College
Scotland’s Colleges
Specialist Schools and Academies Trust (5,600 schools)
Talent 2030
University and College Union (120,000 members)
View the full list of education organisations backing Climate Week

Culture & Sport

British Library
Cape Farewell
Chelsea Football Club
Dartmoor National Park
Estethica at The British Fashion Council
Fashion and Textile Museum
Football League Trust
Green Living Magazine
Manchester City Football Club
Manchester United Football Club
Midlands Art Centre
National Theatre
National Youth Theatre
Responding to Climate Change 2010 and Climate Change TV
Southbank Centre
Sport England
The Crafts Council
The Football Conference
Theatres Trust
Tottenham Hotspur FC
UK AWARE
VisitBritain
VisitEngland
VisitScotland
View the full list of cultural and sporting organisations backing Climate Week

Business

British Chambers of Commerce (100,000 businesses)
British Hospitality Association (40,000 establishments)
British Property Federation (380 corporate members)
British Retail Consortium
Carbon Trust
CBI (240,000 member businesses)
CIRIA (400 organisations)
Construction Industry Council (25,000 companies)
Ecobuild UK
Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation
Federation of Small Businesses (215,000 businesses)
Food Storage and Distribution Federation
Freight Transport Association (12,000 companies)
INCPEN – Industry Council for Packaging and the Environment
Institute of Directors (45,000 members)
JN Bentley Ltd
Liftshare (380,000 members)
Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership
More London
National Non-Food Crops Centre
Planet Positive
Professional Publishers Association
RenewableUK (550 corporate members)
Scottish Business in the Community
Team London Bridge
The Prince’s Mayday Network
The Sustainable Restaurant Association
UKSIF
View the full list of business organisations backing Climate Week

Religious organisations

Board of Deputies of British Jews
Bishop of Clifton
Churches Together in Britain and Ireland (37 denominations)
General Assemby of Unitarian and Free Christian Churches
Muslim Council of Britain (500 organisations)
National Council of Hindu Temples
Scottish Episcopal Church
Shrinking the Footprint (the Church of England’s national environment campaign)
The Church in Wales
The Methodist Church
The Muslim Post

View the full list of religious organisations backing Climate Week

Scientific organisations

British Science Association
Committee on Climate Change
Met Office
Natural History Museum
Our Dynamic Earth
Royal Botanic Gardens of Kew and The Millennium Seed Bank
Royal Institution
Royal Meteorological Society
Science Museum
The Royal Society
The Science Council
The Walker Institute for Climate System Research
UK Climate Impacts Programme
UK Energy Research Centre
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Public sector organisations and statutory bodies

British Council
Business Link
City of London
Consumer Council for Water
Department for Business Innovation and Skills
Department for Education
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Department of Energy and Climate Change
Department of Health
Department for International Development
Department for Transport
Department for Work and Pensions
Environment Agency
Forestry Commission
Greater Manchester Fire Service
Historic Scotland
HM Revenue and Customs
Home Office
London Fire Service
London NHS Strategic Health Authority
Maritime and Coastguard Agency
National Housing Federation (2.5 million homes)
NHS Scotland
NHS Sustainable Development Unit
NHS Wales
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue
Northern Ireland Executive
Office for National Statistics
Scottish Government
Scottish Natural Heritage
South Wales Police
Transport for London
UK National Parks
Welsh Assembly Government
View the full list of public sector organisations and statutory bodies backing Climate Week

Local government and regional bodies

Aberdeen City Council
Armagh City and District Council
Birmingham City Council
Borough of Poole Council
Bournemouth Borough Council
Bristol City Council
Cardiff City Council
Climate Change Northwest
Climate East
Climate East Midlands
Climate North East
Climate South East
Climate South West
City of Edinburgh Council
City of York Council
County Councils Network
Glasgow City Council
ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability
Leeds City Council
London Climate Change Partnership
Manchester City Council
National Association of Local Councils
Stockport Council
South Derbyshire District Council
Yorkshire and Humber Climate Change Partnership
Welsh Local Government Association

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Professional bodies

Association of Accounting Technicians
British Beekeepers Association
BCS Chartered Institute for IT
British Medical Association (140,000 member doctors)
Chartered Institute of Building (42,000 members)
Chief Fire Officers Association (every fire service in the UK)
Chief Fire Officers Association Scotland
General Federation of Trade Unions
Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
IET Venues
Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Institution of Structural Engineers
National Farmers’ Union
National Insulation Association
New Engineering Foundation
Royal College of Nursing
Royal College of Psychiatrists
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community
TUC
View the full list of professional associations and unions backing Climate Week