In May, our small grants programme awarded over £90,000 to over 40 not-for-profit organisations. PWCF is working to transform lives and build sustainable communities across the UK, Commonwealth and Internationally.
Made possible by a major grant from PWCF, the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) has published two reports on new regenerative nature projects. The reports offer blueprints for land management that supports a range of environment improvements, including biodiversity, water quality, flood mitigation, emissions reductions and carbon sequestration, through more sustainable agriculture.
The Prince of Wales's Charitable Fund is delighted to have supported Rural Support Northern Ireland through the COVID-19 pandemic. The charity was also supported by The Prince's Countryside Fund which is part of PWCF. As Rural Support Northern Ireland celebrates its 20th Anniversary, The Prince of Wales will mark this milestone with a visit to the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise.
Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. This International Women's Day, we celebrate the achievements of women through the projects we've supported that help create gender equal communities and #BreakTheBias.
Funded by PWCF, the new field lab - PASTORAL - is the first trial to launch in Innovative Farmers’ 10th anniversary year, where the programme is celebrating the achievements from a decade of enabling farmer-led research. Innovative Farmers is a network coordinated by the Soil Association.
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Sir Kenneth Aphunezi Olisa OBE to the board. Sir Kenneth was appointed by The Prince of Wales at the Trustees meeting in December 2021. This appointment further strengthens the PWCF board, provide diverse skills and additional expertise required to deliver our mission.