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Plastic-Free July: A Beginner's Guide to Going Plastic Free

Trizanne BarnardAugust 31, 2020

Going plastic free is one of the ways we honour our Earth and the life that inhabits her. This beautiful planet of ours has been likened to the human body. The trees reflect our lungs; the water reflects our blood; the sand and stone our flesh and bones. How we treat our body is a reflection of how we treat the earth and vice vers

Green New Deal can Stimulate Economic Recovery and Create Jobs

Trizanne BarnardJune 15, 2020

While lockdown inadvertently helped to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, it is critically important that sustainability of the environment is at the heart of post-Covid-19 recovery efforts. This is according to the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI). “This is where the much-talked about Green New Deal (GND) becomes crucial...

World Oceans Day: 20 Ways to Save The Ocean by Using Less Plastic

Trizanne BarnardJune 08, 2020

Did you know that about 71% of Earth's surface is covered by water and that he oceans hold about 96.5% of all Earth's water? While we celebrate our blue planet on World Oceans Day, it's critical to highlight the need to protect our oceans. One major way in which we...

How to Save the Planet in Three Simple Steps

Trizanne BarnardMay 22, 2020

In a new video, Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot explain that we must use nature to fix our broken climate. There is a new short film starring 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg and Guardian journalist George Monbiot – and it should be essential viewing for anyone who lives on Planet...