SCA Seeks Trustees

SCA Seeks Trustees Sheffield Climate Alliance (SCA) is a well-established  coalition of individuals and groups pressing for fair and effective action to tackle  the climate crisis, in Sheffield and across the globe. This includes campaigns around stopping fossil fuel extraction, encouraging pension authorities to end carbon-based investments, seeking radical changes to our food systems, and […]

We’re Hiring!

We’re Hiring! Sheffield Climate Alliance and our partners across South Yorkshire are looking for new people to join our team to deliver an ambitious National Lottery funded Climate Action Fund pilot scheme.  Sheffield Climate Alliance facilitates collaborative work between businesses, trade unions, faith bodies, community-based organisations, student groups and schools, and the general public. We believe […]

South Yorkshire Pension Authority commits to net zero by 2030

South Yorkshire Pension Authority commits to net zero by 2030 Hot of the press! At it’s board meeting this morning, South Yorkshire Pension Authority (SYPA) committed to be net zero carbon by 2030 with officers tasked with producing a route map on how to get there within the next 6 months. Image credit: South Yorkshire […]

SCA Black Lives Matter response

SCA Black Lives Matter Response The climate crisis is one of the most urgent and crucial issues in the UK public agenda. In any crisis it is the poorest and most vulnerable that suffer the greatest impacts. As summed up by Patrisse Cullors and Nyeusi Nguvu, members of the Black Lives Matter movement, “Racism is […]

SCA to receive Lottery Grant on behalf of the Climate Movement in the SCR

SCA to receive Lottery Grant on behalf of the Climate Movement in the SCR Sheffield Climate Alliance (SCA) is pleased to receive development funding from The National Lottery on behalf of the growing climate movement in Sheffield City Region (SCR). SCA started life in 2011 when Sheffield Campaign Against Climate Change – a community group […]

New Date for COP26 Announced

New Date for COP 26 Announced Coalitions of civil society organisations from across the UK have welcomed the announcement of a new date for COP26, the UN climate talks that were due to happen in November 2020. COP26 will now take place from 1st – 12th November 2021 in Glasgow.  Clara Goldsmith, Campaigns Director of […]

Common Hope Common Ground

Common Hope Common Ground Hope for the Future have announced their brand new webinar series: Common Home, Common Ground. The series aims to provide a space to begin a discussion about how we can continue to take action on climate change during this period of global uncertainty. Hope for the Future have brought together expertise […]

Over 100 People Attend Sheffield Climate Emergency Summit

Over 100 People Attend Sheffield Climate Emergency Summit An umbrella group comprising of Sheffield Youth Strike for Climate (YS4C), Sheffield Climate Alliance (SCA), Extinction Rebellion Sheffield (XR Sheffield) and Sheffield Trades Union Council (STUC) came together to organise the event on Saturday 7th March alongside other groups and individuals who attended. 100+ people were in […]