Inspiring and Growing a Sharing Community
Inspiring and Growing
a Sharing Community
About Green Action Week

Green Action Week is a global joint action campaign to promote sustainable consumption in communities, countries and regions. It takes place in September to November each year. Participants in the campaign showcase creative ways of bringing about change by enabling the sharing of and access to resources.

Who Supports Green Action Week

The Swedish Society for Nature Conservation (SSNC) started the Green Action Week Swedish campaign in 1990 and the international campaign in 2010 to showcase activities undertaken by organisations around the world that contribute to bringing about a better world for all. SSNC is Sweden’s largest environmental organisation. It has more than 200 000 members and 45 partners around the world. SSNC works at local, regional and international levels to encourage action on significant challenges related to environmental and social concerns.

SSNC undertakes this campaign in collaboration with Consumers International, the world federation of consumer groups that, working together with its members, serves as the only independent and authoritative global voice for consumers. Consumers International supports some of its members in taking part in the campaign.

Read more about Green Action Week 2023 participants.

Get in Touch, We'd Love to Hear From You


Green Action Week
Swedish Society for Nature Conservation
Första Långgatan 28 B
413 27 Göteborg


+46 31 788 89 11



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Tom Vilsack