New Zealand talks plant-based nutrition in school

New Zealand school systems are now advising students to eat less meat and dairy in order to combat climate change. The new curriculum launched in January, according to Reuters. It uses research to show secondary school students how climate change impacts the planet. It also teaches students how consuming meat and dairy products can increase […]

Are we seeing a transition in China?

A member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference asked the organization to remain unconcerned in responding to the coronavirus pandemic. During the official panel of the political panel, Sue Jinkun recommended organizations to eat vegetarian, the Global Times reported. Earlier this year, China banned wildlife consumption and trade due to increasing global pressure around […]

Yoga in under-privileged communities of Lebanon

Sandra Boutros took Yoga to kids who fled the war in Syria and now find themselves living in crowded and loud refugee camps in Lebanon. Children living in highly stressful environments have been gifted with the peace that Yoga brings to their young lives, thanks to the Koun NGO from Lebanon. Learn more about Koun […]
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A threat to the Amazon is a threat to us all

Brazil’s new president, Jair Bolsonaro, has allowed for the destruction and land-grab of the Amazon in such unprecedented numbers that the issue is critical. Is it time for the UN to step in? Where does the EU stand on this issue after signing a new Free Trade Deal with Mercosur this month? Where do we […]

Sustainable fashion

It’s a fact – finding anything from sustainable and responsible sources will invariably be more expensive. But there are a number of very obvious and logical reasons for the price difference, starting with the fact that products from a responsible source will include a responsible cost of production for the worker who produces the product, […]