Monthly Archives: September 2017

WASTED! The Story of Food Waste

 

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Homeless in a Hawaiian paradise | USA | Al Jazeera

The Pu’uhonua camp initiative serves as new model for homeless people to receive support and reintegrate into society. O’ahu, Hawaii, United States – At sunset on the shores of Kaka’ako, on the outskirts of Hawaii’s capital Honolulu, Junior gets his bicycle ready to … Read More »

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31 Day Zero Waste Challenge – For Kids!

I have been hard at work on this 31-day challenge, and I am so excited to share it with you! Rebecca, a middle school math and science teacher in the bay area, had a fabulous idea for Zero Waste October. … Read More »

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Having it all: how to feed a growing world population and meet the climate goals | EAT

NEW YORK, Sept. 2017 – The Food and Land Use Coalition launches at the United Nations. Today’s global food and land use systems are not fit for purpose. They are failing environmentally and socially, accounting for more than 25% of … Read More »

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5 Stages Of The Path From Awakening To Enlightenment – New Earth Media

Written by Jennifer Sodini I’ve found that the awakening process is very similar to the grieving process, in that we move through several stages on the way to acceptance and enlightenment. For the vast majority of us, it may seem … Read More »

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How your cheap clothes are costing the earth | pebble magazine

Our rivers are dying. Fast fashion documentary River Blue investigates the environmental cost of cheap denim and a growing consumption for clothes. Fast fashion doesn’t just clog up our landfills and increase textile waste, the factories where cheap clothes are … Read More »

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Catalonia Referendum

Catalans defy Spanish attempts to stop them voting as the clock ticks down to Sunday’s referendum. Catalonia referendum: Thousands turn out for closing rally Tens of thousands of people have turned out in Barcelona for the closing rally in the … Read More »

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Marches Converging on D.C.

The March for Black Women and the March for Racial Justice are pushing for a just and equitable future for communities of color. Marches Converging on D.C. to Address Disparities Faced by Black Women Seven. That’s the number of times … Read More »

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Empower Women – The G20 Initiative #eSkills4Girls: A Global Call for Action on the Digital Inclusion of Women and Girls

Digital skills are one of today’s key requirements for economic and social participation. But women and girls worldwide are heavily underrepresented when it comes to the use of digital technologies. There are 250 million fewer women than men who have … Read More »

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Finally! A New Study Reveals How Much Exercise We Actually Need

This one will get you thinking. In an era of slow fitness, it probably comes as little surprise that we don’t need to exercise nearly as much as previously thought in the name of longevity. In a large new study published on this … Read More »

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