“Everybody can compost and recycle, consume wisely, avoid flying, avoid eating meat or fish from industrial fishing, or anything that has been produced in a harsh way, incl. intensive animal farming. Also, we have to teach children to love and cherish nature and animals. And we have to vote for politicians who are devoted to work against climate crisis NOW, not sometime in the future.”
Category: environmental impact
Human Library event will take place on Sunday, November 20th in Maardu (EE).
I will be there as a Vegan Feminist on loan to Readers. Registration is now open. Looking forward to respectful conversations! Facebook event: https://clubactive.eu/20-11-22-human-library-maardu/
One doesn’t have to compromise one’s beliefs for one’s beauty: Eeva (Rabbit Glow; FI)
“I would like to see more animal rights talk being part of general sustainability agenda.”
For INTOA design, waste is a treasure: Helena Hannula (INTOA design; FI)
"I don’t want to cause increase in the world’s waste load but rather reduce it with my choise of using recycled materials. For the brand, waste is a treasure!"
Four generations of experience in the footwear sector: Nicola Masolini (RE-BORN; IT)
RE-BORN is a family-run company.
Bridging art to the existential threat of atmospheric carbon overload: Allegra Searle-LeBel (US)
“Resisting consumerism, which is especially hard when we’re told that the way we can make anything better is by buying something.”
Helping others to see and appreciate the opportunities and options of a sustainable way of living: Anne and Gary Moore (Wagtail Design; FI)
“Personally we like crisis, it builds and brings out strengths that most don’t even know they have. There is a very appropriate saying that I have used as long as I can remember: “If you care enough, you will find a way, if not, you will find an excuse.” You, and you alone are responsible for you; find your way out of crisis.”
Shop ´til you drop but keep it cruelty free!: Helen Tintse (Veganshop; EE)
“I admire and respect everyone who has found possibilities to support veganism, environmental protection and equality. There are many different people, some in the forefront, some not. Some can write, some can blog, some creates recipes, some design, some takes photos, some consults, etc. They all help our world to become a better place. Similarly to every person who cares and who makes reasoned choices.”
Inspiring us to become better: HEEL Athens Lab (GR)
“The most important and powerful act, we believe, is our everyday choices. We try to live by our expectations every day trying to become better and we hope that this will inspire others to try it as well.”
Reducing the amount of food loss and food waste is crucial
During the last two weeks I have filled an Excel file about my food waste.
Promoting reducing, reusing and recycling: Annika Hentrich (BicicloLab; DE/IT)
“Every item we buy has a past and a future, and therefore an impact on people and nature. We should inform ourselves about its origin and have an awareness of what happens to this product when we get rid of it.”
Discussion on minimalism, and so much more (in Estonian)
Discussion with Farištamo Eller who has a podcast Keskonnaraadio — Keskkonnahoid on äge! (Let’s have fun saving the planet).
A reusable snack bag by Stasher (US) — tested and approved
Refuse Plastic Today (EE) have sent me a Stasher Reusable Snack bag to test — the bag completed the test successfully!