Two years ago we had the pleasure to talk with Kenfrey Katui, the founder of Scope Intervention (Saving and Conservation of Our Planet Earth Intervention), a Kenyan non-profit organization focused on planting trees. They are working with local communities in an effort to preserve and regenerate the natural environment and improve the communities’ resilience to … Read more A Kenyan non-profit is going to attempt to break a Guinness Record on planting trees
This is a guest article is written by David McGowan from Intuitive Renewables, a renewable energy consultancy, that has corporate responsibility at the heart of its business structure Sheffield is one of the UK’s most prized cities, known as the hub of the industrial revolution with a rich heritage of cultural and technological innovation. It has, … Read more Join Intuitive Renewables in creating new green spaces for Sheffield
It’s much easier to see that other people are acting like assholes, but it is much more difficult to recognize our own selfish, thoughtless behaviors. It’s clear that very few people would choose to consciously participate in the killing of the Earth’s biosphere, yet the destruction is ongoing. Everybody participates in this process whether they … Read more Fight your inner asshole
Psychology has a lot more to do with the protection of the environment than we might think. The denial of the individual In psychology denial is a defense mechanism, that keeps unpleasant realities: actions, impulses, events away from the conscious mind in order to avoid the anxiety associated with them. Our brain decides to deny … Read more Are we denying our way into extinction?
This “formula’ is a simplification of the sources of our problems and their solution. Environmental destruction – Our industrial civilisation has become a threat to itself. Climate change is just the symptom of all the damage that we have done to every eco-system on the planet. Corporate Greed – Giant corporations are ruled by their … Read more The formula of environmental destruction