CCF Gathering

The annual Climate Challenge Fund Gathering showcases and celebrates the significant efforts of Scotland’s communities in contributing towards Scotland’s efforts to build a lower carbon future.

The CCF Gathering 2017 showcased and celebrated a number of CCF initiatives and collaborations, that aim to help tackle climate change by capitalising upon the skills and experience of members of the CCF community.

You can view a video of the event below.



You can view the recorded footage from the event webcast below.

Introduction and keynote address - Elizabeth Leighton, CCF Gathering Chair, provided an introduction to the conference and the inspiring keynote address by Roseanna Cunningham, Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform.


Climate Snapshots - Six CCF Projects have six minutes and six Powerpoint Slides to tell us about their projects.

Afternoon Plenary - Dave Coleman is Managing Director of The Carbon Literacy Project. His afternoon plenary address included more about The Carbon Literacy Project and ways in which people in a variety of countries have used the training to make links between their own lives and take practical action on climate change.
Feedback and closing remarks - Conference Chair, Elizabeth Leighton offered delegates another chance to contribute their views, after which she provided a final summing up and closing remarks for the event.

Thanks to everyone in the #CCFCommunity for making the #CCFGathering17 such a success. For more ways to connect check out the CCF Community section of the CCF website. If you are interested in learning more about CCF projects you can view case studies, videos and a map of currently funded projects in the CCF in Action section of the CCF website.

You can find out more about the 2017 CCF Gathering and view slides from the various sessions below.


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