Action 331: Don’t use disposable coffee cups

Date: 27 November Action: 331 Cost of taking action: LOW   By our guest author Halima Curran in Libya Badly in need of a rejuvenating cup of coffee whilst shopping or travelling? That’s happened to many of us, but whilst savouring the (hopefully) exquisite brew and feeling the transformation from (read more …)

Action 301: Avoid products that contribute directly to deforestation

Date: 28 October Action: 301 Cost of taking action: NIL   From our guest author Halima Curran in Libya Deforestation is impacting on us all – we can all help by choosing what we buy with care Why should we bother about deforestation?  Here’s why. Deforestation contributes to climate change.  (read more …)

Action 222: Buy a wooden toy

Date: 11 August Action: 222 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ LOW   Written with guest writer Halima in Libya Traditional wooden toys and games bring many environmental advantages Why should we opt for wooden toys? There’s a lot of excellent reasons, not just that there is something deliciously “olde worlde” (read more …)