We are working on a collective vision of a low carbon society.


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You can find amazing organisations and individuals from an Ethnic Minority background working towards improving the environment and facing climate change!

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By being a member, you can participate in relevant consultations and training events, joining quarterly Networking meetings, stakeholder engagement events …


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We want to work with organisations, public bodies and funders to tackle the threats and face our planet.
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About us

The Ethnic Minority Environment Network (EMEN) facilitated by CEMVO Scotland is a platform for Ethnic Minority organisations, communities and individuals to achieve greater representation in the environmental sector and decision-making.
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We put the environment at the centre of everything we do.
The climate crisis is one of the biggest challenges we face, and we work together to protect the environment's health because it is inseparable from our lives. 



We work together with people around the UK to ensure climate justice. Our approaches to climate change include social, economic, public health, and other adverse impacts on different people. 


We work with diverse communities towards a low carbon society.
Climate change will change the way people live in their built and natural environments. 



IPCC steps up warning on climate tipping points in leaked draft report.

Scientists increasingly concerned about thresholds beyond which recovery may become impossible.

Climate emissions results ‘alarming’ – serious action needed to meet target.

Media Statement from Stop Climate Chaos Scotland.

A marriage of (in)convenience’ – Nick Anim on centring racial justice in environmental movements.

This week we are speaking with Nick Anim of Transition Town Brixton about inclusion and diversity in the environmental movement with a focus on the tensions between environmental sustainability and racial justice.

Racism power and truth.

Experiences of people of colour in development.
Organisations need to reflect more deeply on the colonial roots of the international development and humanitarian system, which continues to insidiously perpetuate racism in the UK and beyond.

Nearly half UK’s carbon footprint is down to emissions from abroad.

Nearly half of the UK’s carbon footprint comes from emissions released overseas to satisfy UK-based consumption, according to a new WWF report. 

We are supported by The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust

The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust is a Quaker trust which supports people who address the root
causes of conflict and injustice.