Global Action Plan is a charity on a mission to tackle our throwaway culture and the harmful effect it has on the health of our young people and the planet.

What's on

  • National Clean Air Day

    The UK’s first-ever National Clean Air Day is happening on 15th June. Co-ordinated by Global Action Plan,the day is a chance for the whole country to come together and improve air quality through collective action. Read more

Latest news

  • H2O Heroes celebrate water saving success at City Hall

    On Friday 5 May, students from 5 London schools gathered together to showcase their water saving campaigns at City Hall as part of the H2O Heroes programme. Read more

  • First ever National Clean Air Day launched

    First ever National Clean Air Day launched for 15 June, - action across UK cities to create Cleaner Air Read more

  • Operation TLC goes global

    Operation TLC programme resources will be made available to Global Green and Healthy Hospitals (GGHH) members in a unique collaboration that sees our award-winning programme offered on an international scale for the first time. Read more

Our blog

  • Our Challenge

    In Fashion Revolution Week, we challenged GAP staff to come to work wearing 'guilt-free' items of clothing. Read more

  • Am I happy?

    Global Action Plan Managing Partner Sonja Graham reflects on happiness and how it relates to our relationship with stuff. Read more

  • Creating more sustainable futures with Fairtrade

    In this blog post for Fairtrade Fortnight, Change Co-ordinator Abi Aldridge explores what Fairtrade means for young people around the world. Read more


We’re working with young people to reimagine our relationship with stuff and dream up very different ways of living and working.

With the help of innovative companies and funders we support young people to demand and drive a happier, healthier future for themselves and the planet.