Decarbonising Transport

Are electric cars the way forward? Weds 16 June 2021 7.30pm Speaker: Christoph Domke Christoph is a Senior Director and Clean and Smart Mobility Lead at FTI Consulting in London. He has more than 13 years’ experience advising companies and senior executives in the automotive, logistics, supplier, technology and energy industries. He has a deepContinue reading “Decarbonising Transport”

Tips from Fast Fashion talk

A great way to make sure you are buying from ethical suppliers (not just for clothes) is to subscribe to Ethical Consumer magazine Here are their highest rated clothing companies. NGOs that are working with the fashion industry to improve practices, supply chains, working conditions etc. Remake gives scores to brands so you can findContinue reading “Tips from Fast Fashion talk”

What can I do about… speaking out?

You recognise that we are using the earth’s resources faster than they can be replenished, and you want us all to take action. It’s not easy and none of us can wave a magic wand. None of us can solve the planet’s problems on our own – but together we can do so much! TalkContinue reading “What can I do about… speaking out?”

What can I do about… plastic & waste?

We heard from Marine plastics expert Emily Stevenson on 25 November 2020 about microplastics in the sea and the importance of re-using and refusing plastic. Daniel Castle spoke on 20 January 2021 about re-using plastic bottles, how some alternatives to plastic are not necessarily as green as you might imagine Click on the links forContinue reading “What can I do about… plastic & waste?”

What can I do about… food & agriculture?

Shop local – and notice where the food you buy comes from Eat less meat and dairy. Look into alternative milks and cheeses, and experiment with vegetarian food. There is no reason why it can’t be delicious – you just need to find out how to get the flavours you want. We are working onContinue reading “What can I do about… food & agriculture?”

What can I do about… wildlife & nature?

We have had talks about penguins, bees, trees and the wildlife on your doorstep. Click on any of these links to go to details about the speaker and a link to the video on Youtube. Each speaker has suggestions for what you can do: go for a local walk and take your time to noticeContinue reading “What can I do about… wildlife & nature?”