Festival Partners

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The mission of the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) is to enrich society through ideas and action. We believe that all human beings have creative capacities that, when understood and supported, can be mobilised to deliver a 21st century enlightenment. Supported by our 29,000 Fellows, we share powerful ideas, carry out cutting-edge research and build networks and opportunities for people to collaborate, helping to create fulfilling lives and a flourishing society.

Lush We believe in making effective products from fresh, organic* fruit and vegetables, the finest essential oils and safe synthetics. We invent our own products and fragrances. We make them fresh by hand using little or no preservative or packaging, using only vegetarian ingredients, and tell you when they were made.
We believe in buying ingredients only from companies that do not commission tests on animals and in testing our products on humans.
We believe that all people should enjoy freedom of movement across the world.
We believe our products are good value, that we should make a profit and that the customer is always right.
We also believe words like fresh and organic have honest meaning beyond marketing.

Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland are part of an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, provide resources and information, and drive real solutions to the environmental problems facing us all.

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Permaculture magazine is an award winning quarterly magazine based at The Sustainability Centre. Permaculture is an innovative framework for creating sustainable, gardens, smallholdings, farms, eco-buildings and communities.

The Resurgence Trust is a UK-based educational charity that has become the flagship voice of the environmental movement across the globe. Our mission is to inspire each other to help make a difference and find positive solutions to the global challenges we now face.
Resurgence & Ecologist offers positive perspectives on a range of engaging topics covering ecology, social justice, philosophy, spirituality, sustainable development and the arts – an eclectic mix that cannot be found anywhere else.

Julie’s Bicycle is a London based charity that supports the creative community to act on climate change and environmental sustainability. We believe that the creative community is uniquely placed to transform the conversation around climate change and translate it into action.

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JUNO magazine promotes a natural approach to family life and inspires and supports parents as they journey through the challenges of parenting. We have an ethos based on conscious parenting, sustainability, social justice, non-violence and a commitment to personal growth and spiritual awareness. We share fresh perspectives in this fast-paced technological world, creating a non-judgemental community for those who are keen to follow “a natural approach to family life

Semble (formerly Project Dirt) is the UK’s most active platform for community projects. We make sure that local projects get the support they deserve by partnering them with brilliant businesses and volunteers. We’re always inspired and humbled by the incredible work community groups do, but we know there’s so many more local projects that deserve our help. We bring community groups together with businesses and volunteers to make change happen.

The Vegan Society is the world’s oldest vegan society whose co-founder Donald Watson came up with the word ‘vegan’ in the 1940s. We are a registered educational charity (no. 279228) that provides information and guidance on various aspects of veganism, including to existing and potential vegans, caterers, healthcare professionals, politicians, educators and the media. If you are interested in learning more about veganism, download our new VeGuide app now.

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If Not Now Digital are a small team of digital marketers based in Bristol who specialise in social, environmental and creative projects and organisations, to help those with the best intentions flourish.  With over ten years’ experience they have a proven track record of successfully hitting targets using our broad range of skills. Our collective experience ranges from ethical consumer brands, crowdfund campaigns, and sustainable events and campaigns – locally, nationally and internationally. 

Biodynamics is the UK Charity that champions a uniquely holistic and respectful approach to organic farming, gardening, food and health.
Biodynamics nurtures and enhances vitality from soil to table.  For us agriculture is a sacred endeavour, and the foundation for all our well-being. Our roots are ecological, ethical, social and spiritual.

Our vision at the Network of Wellbeing (NOW) is of a world where everyone’s wellbeing needs are met within the planet’s natural limits. We believe that a person’s wellbeing depends on the wellbeing of the community in which they live and work, while the wellbeing of their community depends on the wellbeing of society as a whole, and the long-term health of the natural world on which we all depend.
In our work, we support an active network of people and organisations who care about wellbeing

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TreeSisters is a UK registered charity created to elicit collective responsibility for planetary restoration with a focus on women and tropical reforestation. We are growing a global network of women who donate monthly to fund the acceleration of tropical reforestation as an expression of collective planetary care. 

AEVA Magazine was created to replenish, inspire, and empower women​!  Women are rising, we are remembering our sacred innate connection to the Earth, we are hearing her call to stand in protection of life and we are bringing our powerful voices and agency as daughters of the Earth. Here at AEVA we weave the threads of women’s voices from the rich tapestry and ever expanding, inspirational pool of women’s wisdom that is speaking out across our Globe. Our work is the strengthening of our web in the creation of a just new world.

Chelsea Green is the leading publisher of books on the politics and practice of sustainable living, publishing authors who bring in-depth, practical knowledge to life, and give readers hands-on information. Chelsea Green specialises in books on organic farming, gardening, nature & the environment, integrative health, sustainable living, ethical business, and more. In 2012, Chelsea Green decided to practice what it publishes and became an employee-owned company.

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World Jungle is an award winning social enterprise all about bringing people together, creating healthier communities and sharing the best of our world. Our work is divided into different activity areas (Cultural, Health, Community and Events), fusing culture and creativity, dynamic health and wellbeing, inspiring events and a long term strategic commitment to improving our community and environment. We work to build effective partnerships, connect communities and deliver creative solutions to challenges facing our society.

These are very exciting and dynamic times at Transition Stroud.  Responding strategically to the Declaration of Climate Emergency by Stroud District Council and it’s aspiration to be carbon neutral by 2030. Beyond the many established groups, we are offering and organising Skillsgain workshops and stakeholder events to bring the whole community of our District together on this great enterprise.

Schumacher College is an internationally renowned learning community offering ecology-centred masters programmes and short courses. 
Set on the beautiful, historic Dartington Estate, in South Devon, students can develop a deep participatory relationship with nature and through experiential learning explore practical skills and strategic thinking to face 21st century challenges.

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Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) catalyzes communities for a regenerative world. GEN is a growing network of regenerative communities and initiatives that bridge cultures, countries, and continents.

GEN builds bridges between policy-makers, governments, NGOs, academics, entrepreneurs, activists, community networks and ecologically-minded individuals across the globe in order to develop strategies for a global transition to resilient communities and cultures.