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Spotlight on Enrique Penlarosa…

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Excerpt from Project to Public Spaces article. Enrique Penalosa public official, economist, and administrator, Enrique Peñalosa completed his three-year term as Mayor of Bogotá, Colombia on December 31, 2000. While mayor, Peñalosa was responsible for numerous and radical improvements to the city and its citizens. He promoted a city model giving priority to children and […]

Spotlight on Marjora Carter…

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Excerpt from Creating better Neighbourhoods at Home ‘ by Zach Gianotti. “I believe you don’t have to move out of your neighbourhood to live in a better one”   Majora Carter started off her work in her neighborhood and is now a leader in the world of sustainable business. All of her achievements have been […]

Forging Ahead in Recycling

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A huge thank you to Forge recycling who have generously supported the Human Aquarium Uk Exhibition Launch and are also supply a single use coffee ( paper) cup recycling bin which is onsite all of the exhibition via #leedsbyexample. Some facts about single use coffee (paper) cups: Disposable paper cups contain 5% polyurethane plastic, making […]

Reframing Environmentalism

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A short film to reframe environmentalism: the importance of including all voices in the conversation; the need to look at people as well as things, the fundamental links between Social and Environmental justice. (This film was made by Environmentalists of Color Collective at UCLA.) Other Useful Links about Intersectional Environmentalism: Nature For All Environmentalists of Colour Network […]

Spotlight on Dr Vandana Shiva

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Activist, feminist, writer ( soil not oil) speaks on environmentalism for the rights of mother earth. What is our role on this beautiful earth? We lend support to the system by not breaking away from the Age of Oil/Fossil Fuels built on the foundation of the Age of Colonialism. Oil means War.

WELCOME TO HUBBUB

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If you’re looking for inspiration on things you can do that are good for you and the environment, you’ve come to the right place. Hubbub are a charity that create environmental campaigns with a difference. They design positive and  playful campaigns that inspire people to make healthier, greener lifestyle choices, which more often than not […]

Spotlight on MaVynne Betsch…

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MaVynne Betsch – Singer, environmentalist, activist and survivor was born on January 13, 1935 in Jacksonville, Florida. “When I die I’m coming back as a butterfly.” She was raised in one of the most pre-eminent black families in the South. Since 1975, Betsch made it her full-time mission to preserve and protect American Beach, her […]

Spotlight on Ethan Carney

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Learn more about Ethan Carney who will be leading a making session using reclaimed and recycled materials at the Human Aquarium Exhibition in Leeds 2019

On the Eleventh Day of Christmas

By Humanadmin

Meet one of the Giants of the Ocean..an animal of mystery and of whom we know almost nothing!