All Articles about Environment
If You're Feelin' Civic
As her Action Project, Senior Fellow Irene Franco Rubio created "If You're Feelin' Civic" - a youth digital community organizing hub for BIPOC activists and organizers.
plat.era - Platforming Environmental Racism
Plat.era: A platform dedicated to spotlighting environmental racism through storytelling, raising awareness, and focusing on those affected
Gerrit Reininghaus founds a community housing project “SieMensch”
Gerrit Reininghaus, a 2006 Berlin Senior Fellow, has co-founded a community housing project called SieMensch in Bonn-Dransdorf. The project is designed to house five families and is currently housing fourteen people between the ages of two and fifty-five. They live together based on solidarity, sustainability and personal well-being.
The Mystery of the Icky Water
Senior Fellow Alicia Terrero, together with Senior Fellow Ronak Gandhi, seek to discuss protection of the environment and local ecosystems with the youngest generation. To do so, they use the format of a mystery children’s book to discuss the role of corporations in water pollution & the destruction of local ecosystems.
This eco-friendly community-building project initiative gathers a group of children from Brčko, for a ‘Flowering Marathon’, during which large amounts of flower seeds will be dispersed around the Brčko city area by the participants, especially focusing on areas that seem neglected.
“Women and Water” Film Festival
The need for Katarzyna Sałata’s arose from her frustration with a poor representation of women in media – both as voices given airtime as well as decision makers included in the creation process.
Climate Impact LA: Fighting for Environmental Justice
Climate Impact LA informs and empowers LA residents to pursue environmental justice and a sustainable future through videos and blogs with calls to action.
Reach out: Increased Educational Opportunities in Bristol.
Noor co-organized two university-based outreach initiatives to extend educational opportunities in the city of Bristol in the United Kingdom.
Les Pages Vertes (LPV) - a directory of sustainable European fashion
Senior Fellow Rachel Forster invented Les Pages Vertes (LPV), a sustainable European fashion directory that lists more than 400 brands from 44 countries across all ages and genders.
Broadening Our Scope: Trainings for local NGO volunteers in Thessaloniki
Senior Fellow Sofia Koudouni organized training seminars for volunteers of local non-governmental organizations in Thessaloniki. The trainings raised awareness on various topics such as veganism, zero and low waste tactics, work ethics, and life in the Roma community.