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The 2020 Tusk Conservation Awards

The 2020 Tusk Conservation Awards

This evening, the Tusk Conservation Awards took place (virtually) to celebrate the extraordinary work of dedicated conservationists across the African continent. Now in their eighth year, the awards are an excellent opportunity to recognise the tireless devotion of...

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Going Green

Going Green

Hi I’m Ben, I am the Founder of Going Green Media, I am delighted to announce that Going Green Media has received sponsorship from the Nick Maughan Foundation. Going Green is an environmentally focused media channel that shares positive news on the future of our...

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The private sector is driving global decarbonisation efforts

The private sector is driving global decarbonisation efforts

This time next year will see the UK host the crucially important United Nations COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow. World leaders from all manner of countries, economies, cultures and creeds will shuttle around conference halls and meeting rooms to negotiate...

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Nick Maughan Foundation backs Times Charity Appeal

Nick Maughan Foundation backs Times Charity Appeal

The Nick Maughan Foundation is proud to announce its participation in The Times Christmas Charity Appeal 2020, as part of its ongoing support for wildlife conservation charity, Tusk. The Foundation has announced it will double readers’ donations to Tusk up to a value...

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Tusk Conservation Awards allow for moment of reflection

Tusk Conservation Awards allow for moment of reflection

It does not need repeating that 2020 has been a year entirely unlike any other. As communities and people across the globe experience an acutely difficult time, it is heartening to be able to recognise those who make the planet a better place. That is why the Nick...

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Nick Maughan Foundation donates to Berkshire Youth Trust

Nick Maughan Foundation donates to Berkshire Youth Trust

I’m very pleased to announce that the Nick Maughan Foundation has made a contribution to the Berkshire Youth Trust, a charitable organisation delivering much needed youth support services. The Trust’s aim is to help young people make successful transitions to...

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Educating our future generation on plastic awareness

Educating our future generation on plastic awareness

The ongoing pandemic has undeniably brought a sharp rise in global plastic pollution. Since the start of the health crisis, an estimated 129 billion face masks and 65 billion gloves have been used every month – all at peril of landing on our ocean shores. Our recent...

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The future of our global economy is green

The future of our global economy is green

The month of September in New York is usually filled with diplomats from all over the world, gathered for the United Nations General Assembly and its numerous fringe events. Instead, this year’s UNGA will be held virtually, focusing on the global response to COVID-19...

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Biodiversity’s lost decade

Biodiversity’s lost decade

In 2010, environment ministers from 196 nations gathered in Nagoya, a city in the Japanese prefecture of Aichi. Their aim was clear and unambiguous: to stem the worst loss of biodiversity on Earth since the demise of the dinosaurs. The resulting international...

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A children’s mental health crisis in our midst

A children’s mental health crisis in our midst

Amid the Pandemic, the larger crisis of young people’s mental health remains firmly entrenched. The collective trauma of the coronavirus pandemic is one we are all well attuned to. The disruption to our lives, the common risk of infection and concern for our loved...

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On the importance of after-school clubs

On the importance of after-school clubs

Just as children’s education suffers the impact of COVID-19, we also start to bear the worrying fruits of past budget cuts to after-school clubs. The benefits of after-school clubs can seem both intuitive and easy-to-ignore. The social and educational benefits of...

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Welcome to the Nick Maughan Foundation

Welcome to the Nick Maughan Foundation

Many of us feel an urge to give back to the people, causes, and communities which shaped us and by which we have come to be defined and I am fortunate enough to be able to do so. I feel extremely privileged to be launching the Nick Maughan Foundation, which will be...

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