Listen: Our Collective Future – A Podcast with Lee Rael (and me)

I recently had a visit from fellow communicator Lee Rael of Seed, a creative studio dedicated to sustainability. As part of his work Lee hosts the Seedpod, "A podcast dedicated to the South Africans shaping the country through entrepreneurship, sustainability and...

Hidden Figures: 15 Activists Leading on Climate Justice

Recently @the.mirror and the @theslowfactory released a collaboration on Instagram showcasing the 'hidden figures' of climate justice. As @the.mirror said in a post on the topic: "Black, brown and indigenous people have been leading the lines in #sustainability and...

The Amazon is burning (again)! What can we do?

Over the past days social media erupted as influencers and news sites from around the western world (or at least my social media echo chamber) finally picked up on the wildfires that have been ravaging the Amazon rainforest for weeks. I held back on speaking out about...

Six ways to be more sustainable and confront the climate crisis

I was recently given the opportunity to speak on the LCA Spark Talks stage to share my journey from sustainability advocate to climate justice activist. I tried my best to distill this journey into seven minutes and six lessons so people could take inspiration to...

I gave up these three items for Plastic Free July

After dedicating myself to the pursuit of zero waste for over a year, I lost hope in the idea of individual actions like refusing plastic. Whilst I still tried my best to live a low-waste life, my journey took a turn to towards climate activism and I started to...

 

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