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Philip Ward FRSA

Philip Ward FRSA

Sustainability Network Lead


The Sustainability Network supports the RSA mission of enriching society through ideas and action by:

• Contributing to the programmes of the RSA

• Enabling the members of the network to collaborate in promoting sustainability through effective communication and the sharing of knowledge and ideas

• Identifying and supporting specific projects to develop or promote sustainable behaviours and activities

Join the network

The RSA sustainability network is inspiring because it enables people from diverse professional backgrounds to find creative solutions to address some of the most pressing problems faced by us and future generations.

Felicitas Ader

Network member

blogs & events 

The UK Accelorator for Climate Action

More than half of the U.K.’s 408 principal local authorities have now declared a climate emergency, making it one of the fastest growing environmental movements in recent history, and the first country in the world to reach this landmark. What can we do to further this cause?

The Network in 2019 and beyond

Meet the Network Lead Phillip Ward FRSA, and learn more about his vision for the network as a supportive community in 2019 and beyond.

RSA Climate Crisis Conference

6th November 2019

Tally Ho Conference Centre, Birmingham

Climate Change is the defining issue of our time and we are at a defining moment. Join to explore these local and global challenges in a special event held in collaboration with Climate Change Solutions and the RSA Sustainabil ...

How Cities can grow to meet population growth sustainability

In the UK, Government forecasters expect the population to increase to almost 80 million by 2051, as a result of rising birth rate and longer living. So 15 to 25+ million people in addition to those already affected by the housing shortage will have to be accommodated somewhere. It is essential to plan on a long timescale and to look 35 to 65 years ahead.

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Past Activity & Further Resources

Past Activity & Further Resources

Learn more about what the network has been up to on our resources page, as well as other resources utilised by the network. We'll be posting details of any presentations or updates from events and sub-group activities. You can also learn more about how the sub-groups are progressing toward their goals. 



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