BALI’S LOCALLY SOURCED FOODS

Image Credit – Sofianna P I am currently exploring Bali, Indonesia, and have fallen deeply in love with the local food. While these dishes are popular across the country, Bali is just one out of 17,500 islands, and Indonesian cuisine is strikingly diverse and varied across its regions.¹  Nasi Goreng Indonesia’s national dish is the […]

SEASONAL EATING

Image Source – Iñigo De la Maza Seasonal eating is eating fruit and veg that are in season regional to where you live. Eating seasonally is a more sustainable way to consume fresh produce as it cuts down on food transportation and reduces food miles. Food miles is the distance between where the food was […]

BRISTOL RESTAURANT INTRODUCES CARBON FOOTPRINT MENUS

Image Source – https://www.veganfoodandliving.com/news/bristol-restaurant-carbon-footprint-menu/ The Canteen in Bristol has started including the carbon footprints of each dish on their vegetarian menu in an effort to encourage customers to think more about the environmental costs of their meal. Diners can choose from dishes that produce as little as 16 grams of carbon dioxide emissions, like the carrot […]

Festival Trash

Image Credit – @critical_waste Festival season is in full swing with over 5 million Brits flocking up and down the country as an opportunity to unwind, listen to their favourite artists and relax. In this environment, it’s easy to forget about the stress of the outside world. However, festivals can become a breeding ground for […]

ALL I NEED IS MY CAMERA

Travelling light with Ali  Image Credit – Ali Humphrey The last thing anyone want’s to be worrying about whilst travelling is losing priceless valuables. This is why I decided to take packing light to new extremes by only taking a 20-litre carry-on rucksack with me for a trip halfway across the world. After making this […]

THE GLOBAL PLASTICS TREATY   

A step in the right direction Image Credit – Nick Fewings On March 2nd, 2022, UN member states voted to frame a Global Plastic Treaty and to forge an international, legally binding agreement by 2024. This is the first global treaty on plastic pollution, and its goal is to address plastic throughout its lifecycle, from […]

UK SEWAGE SCANDAL

Image Credit – Patrick Federi The UK sewage scandal is messier than we thought The recent sewage issues on the UK coasts continue to be a huge topic of conversation right now. Raw sewage is being dumped into local seas and rivers due to overwhelmed local systems from recent rainfall. Dubbed the ‘sewage scandal’, around […]

SUSTAINABLE FASHION IS A THING 

Image Credit – Francois Le Nguyen Sustainable Fashion Week (SFW) took place from 16-25 September 2022 showcasing a variety of events ranging from sustainable fashion shows to sewing and repairing workshops. They were held across the UK, online and overseas, in Cyprus and Nigeria. The sustainable fest ran at the same time as London Fashion […]

GO GLOBAL, GO GREEN

Ben & Ciara film sustainability initiatives around the world. We asked them to describe their journey to Going Green Media Image Credit – Going Green Media 1. How did the idea of Going Green Media come about?  We met on Instagram and it was a domino effect for us. Ben studied architecture and became vegan […]