COAL Partner committed to nature

COAL Partner committed to nature

The COAL association is now a “Partner committed to nature” through the Living Season and the COAL 2021 Prize on forests to raise awareness among the general public.

Image credits: Randonnee pedestre dans le Valgaudemar, une vallee situee au centre du massif des Ecrins.

The “Partners in Nature” initiative aims to engage associations, trade unions, federations, etc. in a dialogue with the public and the private sector. to promote awareness and encourage all civil society and economic actors to take action to reclaim biodiversity. It aims to bring out, recognize and enhance the potential for action and mobilization of these organized structures, which are essential assets in the dynamics of raising awareness and supporting citizens, communities and businesses in favor of biodiversity.

What is the role of a partner committed to nature?

The role to play with citizens, communities, companies and network members is multiple:

– To raise awareness of the dangers that weigh on the stakes of biodiversity (human interdependence and biological diversity, dangers that weigh on biodiversity, etc.), to define and share with the whole of civil society clear priorities at national or local level.

– To accompany citizens, companies and communities in their desire to set up initiatives in favor of biodiversity, to help them develop projects and implement them.

– Mobilize by helping to create synergies, by taking advantage of good practices, by promoting inspiring actors and initiatives, by recognizing the validity and usefulness of the action plans proposed through the “Committed to Nature” initiative

– Acting directly in favor of biodiversity by carrying out targeted actions.

Why become a committed partner for nature?

Joining the “Partners for Nature” initiative allows :

– a recognition that gives credit to the Partner in its actions of sensitization of the citizens and accompaniment of the companies and the communities;

– visibility, nationally and internationally, in the context of events or global communication on the initiative ”

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– a promotion and sharing of tools (guides, training, methods, etc.) defined and proposed by the partners with communities and companies that would like to benefit from these tools;

– access to the “club of committed people” to exchange and increase collective skills (sharing of best practices, networks of influence, etc.)

Join the initiative by following this link!

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  • About us
    About us

    COAL mobilizes artists and cultural actors on societal and environmental issues and accompanies the emergence of a new culture of ecology through its actions such as the COAL Prize, curating exhibitions, advising institutions and communities, European cooperation, and the animation of conferences, workshops and the first dedicated website


    COAL has been awarding the COAL Prize Art and Environment every year since 2010 and the COAL Student Prize - Culture & Diversity since 2020.

  • Projects

    Major projects linked to the major events in political ecology, in connection with natural or urban environments.

  • Artistic direction
    Artistic direction

    About fifty exhibitions throughout France, cultural actions, works in the public space, and project support to contribute to the emergence of a new culture of ecology.


    Cooperation programs on a European and international scale, support for institutions in their ecological transition through tailor-made accompaniment and training, promotion of arts and ecology issues through publications and numerous conferences and workshops.