This Friday support Green Friday! This idea came about as an alternative to Black Friday, a period of compulsive buying that originated in the US. The goal of this initiative is to make the most of the last Friday in November to buy things at a reduced price. The reality is, that Black Friday is … Continue reading “GREEN FRIDAY, SUSTAINABLE COMSUMPTION DAY!”
Join us in celebrating International Straw-free Day on February 3rd The goal is to raise public awareness regarding plastic pollution. The drinking straw is a product that represents our use and throwaway culture and our addiction to plastic. Did you know…? According to various scientific studies, plastic drinking straws are one of the top 10 … Continue reading “INTERNATIONAL STRAW FREE DAY”
What is COP 21? COP 21 is the 21st UN Conference on climate change which takes place in Paris from November 1st to December 11th. 185 States will meet to try to achieve a binding an universal agreement on Climate Change.
Car Free Day on 22 September is an individual and collective reflection on car use in the city and part of an approach to promote a greener and sustainable mobility. Each participating city is compelled to limit traffic in a given area and provide benefits for alternative transport. It is, therefore, a pedagogical proposal, and … Continue reading “CAR FREE DAY”
On June 5th, we celebrate the World Environment Day (WED), a global celebration that aims to raise awareness about the need to safeguard our environment. This date was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972 as a vehicle to raise public awareness on the importance of the environment, promoting political attention and action. … Continue reading “WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2015”