We want to see a new positive relationship between people and the environment.
Founding date 1971. We are Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Together we can protect people and planet.
From tackling plastic waste to fighting fracking, we are the largest grassroots environmental network on the planet. It's time to get involved!
Friends of the Earth stands with anyone who cares about the world we live in, whether you’re a first time supporter or a seasoned campaigner. We work with local groups, experts, business leaders and politicians. And we push for change on causes that matter to you:
Protecting your home and local environment.
Promoting safe and healthy food and water everywhere.
Supporting alternative energy solutions that can change the world for the better for everyone.
Together, with us, your voice is louder, your actions more significant, your impact greater. We’re with you every step of the way: supporting your local community, defending human rights, protecting nature, moving mountains.
Together, with you, we are determined to change the world for good, creating a cleaner, healthier, fairer world for everyone, for today and generations to come.
Our amazing community
When you join Friends of the Earth, you become part of the biggest grassroots environmental campaigning community in the world. It covers 75 countries – from Norway to Australia, from South Korea to Colombia.
We're talking around 5,000 local activist groups and over 2 million members and supporters worldwide. All of them doing incredible things for a healthier, fairer world.