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BEN Publications
The first copy of any BEN publications are free to BEN Network members. Additional copies, or any copies for non-members are available at a nominal cost of £4 each to cover the costs of production. Email

The Natural Environment
Ethnic Environmental Participation. Volume 1. - Key articles and papers. Judy Ling Wong.
Document Ethnic Identity and Integration in Action. download here
Document People and Environment in Multi-cultural Britain. download here
Document The World in your Garden. download here
Document Involving Urban Communities in the Environment. download here
Document All Colours Green. download here
Document Multi-cultural Aspects of Developing Urban School grounds. download here
Document The Cycle of Participation. download here
Ethnic Environmental Participation. Volume 2. - Key articles and papers. Judy Ling Wong.
Document Ethnic Community Environmental Participation. download here
Document The Cultural and Social Values of Plants and Landscapes. download here
Document The Great Outdoors belongs to us too!. download here
Document Lessons from the Geese. download here
Document The Native and Alien issue. download here
Document Access to the Countryside - Report (excerpt). download here
Document Building Multi-Culturalism as a Framework for Ethnic Environmental Participation. download here
Ethnic Environmental Participation. Volume 3. - Key articles and papers. Judy Ling Wong
Document Multi-cultural Interpretation and Access to Heritage download here
Document Visualising Heritage Participation by Ethnic Groups download here
Document Taking action within the Historic Environment Sector to link people and place download here
Document An Inner City Duck Story download here
Document Switching on the Missing Community Contribution to Biodiversity download here
Document Refugee and Asylum Seeker Environmental Conservation Programme download here
Document How to increase ethnic participation in National Parks and develop a model to change management structures of countryside authorities and agencies download here
Document A Place in the Country download here
Document The framework for representation of Socially Excluded Groups download here
Document Funding issues affecting Ethnic Communities download here
Ethnic Environmental Participation. Volume 4. - Key articles and papers. Judy Ling Wong
Document Working with Black Environment Network for Ethnic Participation and Representation. Summary of a presentation by BEN to the National Assembly for Wales. download here
Document Who we are: A re-assessment of Cultural Identity and Social Inclusion download here
Document Moving towards Ethnic Inclusion download here
Document Nativism and Nature: rethinking Biological Invasion download here
Document Which Wildlife? What People? download here
Document Maximising Community Contribution to Biodiversity through Urban Green Spaces download here
Document Working imaginatively to engage Ethnic Minorities in the Historic Environment download here
Document The Landscape of the Global Village download here
Document Dreaming for real: Engaging Socially Excluded Communities in the Built and Natural Environment download here
Document Fair Shares for Black and Ethnic Communities? Summary of a workshop on the structure of grant schemes download here
Ethnic Environmental Participation. Volume 5. - Key articles and papers. Judy Ling Wong
Document Engaging ethnic communities with horticultural therapy download here
Document Green and Pleasant Land for All download here
Document Increasing physical activity within ethnic minority communities download here
Document Working with the Media and Ethnic Minority Groups download here
Document The BEN Historic Environment Programme for England download here
Document People and Historic Places - Summary Report download here
Document Nature for People and People for Nature download here
Document The Scope of Strategic Development of Ethnic Environmental Participation in North Wales - Executive Summary of the Report download here
Document Environments for All - Excerpt from the Annual Review 2002-03 download here
Document Power to the People download here
The Engagement of BME Communities in Community Planning in the context of Environment (Cardiff, Newport & Swansea)  
Document To assess the degree to which black and minority ethnic (BME) communities have been involved in the community planning process in the context of environment, and to use this to inform future action by local authorities and the possible role of Black Environment Network (BEN) to promote meaningful consultation and engagement. download here
The Built Environment

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Heritage & the Environment
People & Historic Places  
Document Visualising Heritage Participation by Ethnic Groups. Paper. download here
Report The first national pilot project addressing access by the ethnic minorities to opportunities at historic houses download report
Report A Report by the Black Environment Network (BEN) For the Historic Houses Association (HHA) April 2004 download report
Report Engaging Ethnic Communities in Natural and Built Heritage download here
Guidance for the Environment & Heritage Sectors  
Health & the Environment

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Housing & the Environment
Capturing Richness  
Document Countryside visits by black and ethnic minority communities A collection of human stories about the work of BEN Published by the Countryside Agency with BEN (Sept. 2003) download here
The complete Annual Report 2002 - 2003  
Document BEN Accounts Year Ended 31 March 2003 download here
The complete Annual Report 2003 - 2004  
Document BEN Accounts Year Ended 31 March 2004 download here
BEN conference power point presentations
The complete Annual Report 2007 - 2008  
BEN EQUAL Project This is the Mainstreaming Report from the first 3 years of the EQUAL programme in Scotland 'Promoting Employment Opportunities to Ethnic Communities'
Report Promoting Employment Opportunities to Ethnic Communities - Guidance for the environmental and heritage sectors download here
Training Packs & Information  
Document BEN Training, Advice and Consultancy Information Pack download here


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