Bringing Together Environmentally Focused Groups with an Eco Hub Launch in Rother, UK

Healing balm making, one pot cookery, recycling old t-shirts – and more! 🧑‍🍳 Community Supporters, an environmental education charity based in Rother, UK, recently opened its first Eco Hub to provide a space for guest sellers and other environmentally focused groups to meet and run activities. The charity aims to advance the education of environmental […]

#WorldCleanUpDay in Austria!

On September 18th, Verein Plastic Planet Austria organised another hugely successful #WorldCleanupDay for volunteers on the Danube Island of Vienna. This time around, before the items were collected and recycled, they were counted and documented to encourage packaging producers to #TurnItAround. ♻️

Raising Awareness on Sources of Carbon Emissions

Knowledge is an integral part of fighting the climate crisis. 🧠 As part of their commitment to #Act4SDGs, a team of designers, developers, data scientists and visionaries in Germany have launched an app that helps individuals understand and keep up to date with their own carbon emissions. Climony is a digital service for climate-conscious individuals […]

Meet the Exciting Entry of the ’17 Goals’ Responsible Film Festival

Fairtrade Polska has submitted its entry to the 7th Responsible Film Festival ’17 Goals’, which will be held on 25-30 September 2022 in Poznań, Poland. Their docuseries covers both farmers fighting the global crisis and the story about Kenyan coffee farmer Caroline, which you can hear about here! The ‘17 Goals’ Film Festival is a film […]

The Netherlands Raises a Flag to SDG Flag Day 2022

118 municipalities in the Netherlands have joined the Veneniging Nederlandse Gemeenten (VNG) network and raised the SDG flag to show their commitment as a ‘Global Goals Municipality’. 🇳🇱 Alongside organisations, companies and schools, these municipalities show that they are part of a global movement for a better world by 2030 through the 17 SDG’s. The […]

Growing Knowledge and Awareness of the SDGs in Odesa, Ukraine

As part of Global Week, the NGO Center Democratic Development of Youth recently hosted an #Act4SDGs Forum for young people in Odessa to learn and discuss the UN’s 2030 Agenda. The forum is part of the “Power in Action 2.0: Knowledge and Awareness” campaign, which aims to expand the outlook of young people and promote […]

Transforming Plastic Waste into Functional Products in Melbourne, Australia

From plastic to fantastic recycled products! Piers and Kayla Mossuto, the founders of Precious Plastic Melbourne, are coming together with their local Community Garden to collect and transform 4.5 tonnes of post-consumer plastic waste into recycled plastic blocks, which will be used in the creation of garden beds and other garden structures. Piers and Kayla […]

Restoring Abundance to O’ahu, Hawaii

Hui o Ho`ohonua’s Hui Alaloa Project is gaining momentum in its mission to #TurnItAround and achieve the #SDGs. 💙 The non-profit brings together Hawaiian residents, schools, artists and cultural practitioners to reactivate the region as a source of healthy food systems and waters to the benefit of its local community. Over the past year, the […]

Flying Kites for Peace in Kaimakli, Nicosia Cyprus

100 kites flew across the skies of both sides of Kaimakli in an effort to create common skies over a divided neighbourhood. ☁️🪁☀️ In collaboration with the Japanese Art Collective OBI, Urban Gorillas hosted a series of free workshops at the Pame Kaimakli Festival 2022, inviting people to learn how to create traditional kites inspired […]

Cleaning Up Vienna for the #SDGs

Verein Plastic Planet Austria is celebrating World Cleanup Day 2022 in Vienna, Austria. 🧹 Nearly 250 people will join the organization in cleaning up the city on 18 September. 👏 Besides picking up trash, volunteers will collect and count the brands represented on the trash found, putting a spotlight on the over-production of plastics. 🛑 […]