Behaviour Change Articles

BehavChange articles © Amy Nancarrow

Encouraging people to do actions to save energy, save water or recycle all have positive environmental outcomes, but finding the best way to do it can be a bit daunting.

Here we bring you proven tips for encouraging positive behaviour and sustainable practices.

These articles are sourced from Planet Ark's GreenWorks e-newsletter. Visit GreenWorks to sign up and view the archive.

  • Sending the Right Signs ( 141kb pdf file)
    Signs and prompts are some of the most useful tools to encourage positive environmental behaviour.
  • Getting a Foot in the Door ( 142kb pdf file)
    Asking staff at your workplace to make small changes to their behaviour is one of the best ways to get them to make bigger changes in the future. It's the old 'foot in the door' trick.

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