VOCAL: Environmental Forum


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About VOCAL Environmental Forum

VOCAL Environment Forum was established in November 2017 and aims to create a cleaner and greener City. 

It brings together voluntary, community & social enterprise (VCSE) groups working or interested in creatng a cleaner and greener City in Salford for mutual benefit, representation and to support their organisations development and capacity including the development of quality and good practice in their work.

It provides representation of the interests and views of VCSE organisations working in Salford and represents these views to Salford Strategic Partnership and commissioning bodies as agreed by the Forum. 

VOCAL Environmental  Forum representatives aim to ensure that our service users interests are considered and our member organisation’s expertise and diverse experience fully informs commissioning and strategy and works with partners towards a more effective, joined up service to better meet the needs of and create a cleaner and greener city for the residents of Salford .

The full VOCAL Environment Forum meets 3 imes per year

Membership is open to VCSE Organiations working in Salford

VOCAL Environmental Forum is in it's early stages of development but aims to have reprresentation on the following multi agency strategic partnerships

Multi Agency Strategic Partnership

Priorities/ Areas of Work

Current Plans & Strategies

Carbon Literacy Consortium


Carbon Literacy

Low Carbon Hub

There is currently no multi agency strategic partnership dealing with environmental issues or strategies within the City of Salford


GM Climate Change Strategy 2011 -2020


GM air Quality Action Plan 2016-2021


GM Climate Change & Low Emmissions Implementation Plan 2016-2020


Greater Manchester Spatial Framework



Forum Meeting Dates:

Wednesday 21st August 2019 10am to 12pm - Book your place here.

Wednesday 16th October 2019 2pm to 4pm.

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 
Email: office@salfordcvs.co.uk


Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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