Action 288: Ask your politicians to take note of what Greenland did this summer

Date: 15 October Action: 288 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   Fossil fuels: a recent announcement from Greenland could prove to be a significant step This summer, Greenland made a very interesting announcement. The government there has decided to no longer issue licenses to permit exploration for gas and (read more …)

Action 285: Take your child to an aquarium

Date: 12 October Action: 285 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ MED   From our guest author Jasmin Harrison in Australia Childhood experiences shape our thinking and attitude – including about the environment When was the last time you visited an aquarium? Today’s action is simple and fun – take your (read more …)

Action 284: Plan Diwali with the environment in mind

Date: 11 October Action: 284 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   The Festival of Lights is approaching! Around the world, Hindus are preparing to celebrate Diwali from 04 November (this date varies as it is based on the Hindu calendar). Diwali means “Festival of Lights” and for many people (read more …)

Action 282: Choose your KitKats with care

Date: 09 October Action: 282 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   We know the title of this action seems odd, but read on … KitKats are the perfect example of where you can make a simple choice that makes a difference. The reason is: some KitKats are packaged in (read more …)

Action 257: “There is no such thing as away”, challenge yourself to this thought exercise

Date: 14 September Action: 257 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   “There is no such thing as away” Annie Leonard Founder The Story of Stuff Today we would like you to commit to setting a little bit of time aside to undertake what is called a “thought exercise”. A (read more …)