Brilliant BedZED


The story behind London’s first eco-village, as seen on BBC 2’s The Great Interior Design Challenge

We champion a better, more sustainable way to live


We work with our partners to create better places for people to live, and work and do business.


Celebrating 20 years

We look back over the past two decades at Bioregional.


New Life for Old Woodlands 

Bioregional launches CrowdRise campaign.

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Our Work

BedZED

Eco Community, Innovative Construction
Hackbridge, Sutton, UK

BedZED is the UK’s first large-scale, mixed use sustainable community with 100 homes, office space, a college and community facilities.…

Singita Grumeti Reserve

Eco Community, Tourism, Valuing Nature
Tanzania, Africa

One of the world’s finest safari resorts is a One Planet Living Community, working to improve the lives of local…

NW Bicester

Construction, Places, Eco Community, Energy
Bicester, Oxfordshire UK

We’re helping to build the UK’s first eco-town setting new standards in sustainability. We’re doing this through a long-term partnership…

B&Q

Business, Retail & Products
UK

One of Bioregional’s longest-running and most important partnerships is with B&Q, the first One Planet Company. We’re entrusted with reviewing…

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What’s New

We are excited to launch our crowdfunding campaign as part of the Skoll Social Entrepreneurs Challenge in October 2014. The challenge runs for six weeks and is a great opportunity to raise funds for our work and to receive prizes and match funding from Skoll.
The focus of this year’s efforts is our innovative project Good Woods, which had a successful inaugural year, and which we’d like to rapidly increase the scale of. Given the idyllic image and cultural value we place on the British countryside, it came as some surprise to us when we discovered that Read More
3rd Annual Good Homes Alliance Conference
Good Homes Alliance (GHA) will be hosting their 3rd Annual Conference on 6 November 2014. The keynote speaker, Terrie Alafat Read More
Welcome to One Planet City – a photographic journey around Brighton and Hove
Visitors will be treated to a unique photographic journey around Brighton and Hove from next month, thanks to not-for-profit social Read More
A greener vision for Fishermen’s Bend, Australia
Located less than 3 kilometres from Melbourne’s CBD, the proposed renewal of the Fishermans Bend precinct has to be one Read More
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Our approach

Creative
Thinking
Practical
Implementation
Research &
Evaluation
Scale up -
Policy &
Practice

The way we work is designed to deliver impact in everything we do with our partners.


Our best creative strategies and projects involve working with our local partners to make things happen and show what can be practically achieved, just as we did with BedZED.

We want to make a real difference, inspire others to do the same and work with our partners to make innovative and lasting changes happen.

We do this through the practical implementation of projects, using and applying our unique One Planet Living framework. We scale up our impact by influencing policy and practice.

We apply creative thinking to challenges that need a fresh perspective or where an entirely new approach is required.

We are always seeking to improve, so we measure, research and evaluate and, if necessary, adapt or amend our approach.

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One Planet Living

One Planet Living is our vision of a world in which people enjoy happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet, wherever they live in the world, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness.

Our One Planet Living framework, based on ten easy-to-grasp principles, enables those we work with to plan for, communicate and deliver sustainable development. The framework provides a clear, practical route map for those who are seeking a better way to live and do business.
10 One Planet Living Principles


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