Highland Environmental Network (HEN) was originally established in 1991 to support environmental education in Highland and we have played an important and respected role in this field.
Our primary role is to:
Connect groups and individuals delivering environmental
projects in the Highlands and provide opportunity for sharing knowledge
HEN aims to make it easier for communities, small groups
and individuals to develop and deliver local environmental projects in the
Highlands; and to increase community participation in debates and
HEN supports community development and empowerment as it
relates to these issues.
HEN’s key objectives are to
and support a sense of community amongst groups and individuals carrying out
environmental activities at a local level
and enable the sharing of information and expertise
and publicise ways for communities and small groups to contribute to land
management, biodiversity and climate change issues
- support community
development and empowerment as it relates to these issues
HEN is a company limited by guarantee and managed by a team of directors who are responsible for the organisation.