Growing Food Security at Colorado State University

Meet Colorado State University graduate students Hugo Pantigoso and Savannah Hobbs. Together, they founded The Growing Food Security project to promote food security through horticultural education. 🌿 Using hands-on experience, the project establishes, maintains, and distributes freshly grown produce to the Rams Against Hunger food pantry and other local food security organizations. The fruits and […]

Creating Green Spaces with a Vertical Garden in Lisbon, Portugal

No space? No problem! Lisbon-based Spin Association built a vertical garden 🌿 at the community centre where their office is located. The volunteers aim to promote the creation of green spaces that the local people can profit and take advantage of, by being able to use the aromatic plants growing there. Spin Association for the […]

Sant Pau and the SDGs

One of Barcelona’s most interesting architectural and historical attractions, Sant Pau is the world’s largest Art Nouveau complex. ❤️ And on October 2nd, the Sant Pau became the ideal setting for a festive and educational event to celebrate the SDGs! 🎫 The Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site Foundation hosted a Sustainable Development Goals Open Day, […]

Encouraging Happy and Eco-Responsible Cycle Tourism in Toulon, France

“A velo tout n’est pas plus beau”. Volunteers of Souriez Vous Pedalez have been busy collecting waste along their bicycle route in Toulon, France. 🗑️ The team set off by bike on the cycle routes of France to promote good health, demonstrate eco-responsible commitment, and to celebrate this sustainable and responsible mode of transport! Founded […]

One billion youth for peace – Volunteers take up the mantle of a weapons-free world

Cosmic Community Centre in India has spearheaded a campaign to produce ambassadors around the world. 💜 The ‘One Billion Youth for Peace’ campaign seeks to teach youth about the importance of lasting peace through the disarmament of nuclear weapons. For more information or to participate, check out www.1billionyouthforpeace.com 🕊️

Digital education programs now available to rural Nepalese children

Nepalese non-profit, Crisis Committee, understands that strong institutions start with well-educated people. 📚 To improve access to education in Nepal’s most rural areas, the organization has launched a digital education program for youth. 💻 #FlipTheScript #Act4SDGs

2022 Dialogue Impact Awards honors local changemakers

On 26 October, the Dialogue Impact Awards will be held to honor communities and organizations that illustrate the power of peaceful dialogue in their practice. Organized and hosted by the CP Yen foundation, a non-profit group located in Taipei, Taiwan, the Dialogue Impact Awards affirm that individuals, organizations, and communities actively promote dialogue elements (equal […]

World Clean Up Day in Turkey

The global clean up mission continues with #WorldCleanUpDay in Turkey! 🚮 On 17 September, IMPACT2030 Türkiye, in cooperation with Let’s Do It Türkiye, saw 610 climate conscious volunteers sign up to #CleanTurkey. Participants across the country came together to overcome garbage blindness, raise awareness, and work together for a cleaner world.

Drawing Urban Delights in Fene, Spain

In a wonderful afternoon of art and nature, the Halician Fund for Cooperation and Solidarity recently collaborated with the Garaxe Hermético professional school of comics and illustration to hold a series of ‘urban sketching’ workshops in different natural spaces for the students of the Municipal Painting School in Fene, Spain. 🖌️ The workshops were part […]

‘World Cleanup Day’ brightens neighborhoods with cleaner streets and bigger smiles

Children in the city of Xingjiaqiao, China, armed with garbage bags, protective gloves, and big smiles took to the streets this month to help remove liter and debris. ♻️ Under the leadership of community leaders, this amazing group of sharp-eyed volunteers scoured around finding and removing everything from discarded cigarette butts to plastics to waste […]