Big challenges need Big Ideas to solve them.

We believe Big Ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. 

Solutions for the Planet builds partnerships for businesses, schools and communities.

We believe that working together to develop incredible ideas will make the world better.

We inspire new ways of thinking by connecting enquiring minds from schools, businesses and communities.

We know this mix of knowledge, skills and passion has the potential to shape the future.

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“Working with Solutions for the Planet is a great opportunity for mutual learning, creating fresh ideas and providing young people with real-life business experience whilst giving them an insight into the incredible breadth of career opportunities on offer in our industry”

Dr Martyn Kenny, Sustainability Director, Tarmac

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Has your innovation got what it takes to impress the Lions?

London Showcase and Lions’ Lair is back for another year. #IGEMlse joins the Pipeline Industries Guild for this popular event.

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Big Ideas Day - STEM students identifying and solving some of the world's problems and presenting their ideas @S4TP_BigIdeas @ColeshillSchool

Another super #BigIdeasDay in the #WestMidlands with the Year 7s @heathpark_ , with #mentor support from @TarmacLtd. This is our 6th year of working together with the school to give #youngpeople a voice in solving #Sustainability issues! @wmsussch @iwill_campaign @S4TP_BigIdeas

Sometimes it helps to look outside of your own sphere for inspiration. Have a read of our ‘Global Perspectives’ collection of stories created with the British Council for examples of how #SocEnt is being done across the world:

The trees your searches plant in Kenya are bringing the local wildlife back. This zebra says thank you ❤️