Don’t Be A Food Waster

About This Video: In Ireland we throw away 1/3 of the food we buy. Don’t be a waster- prevent food waste.

Made by Monaghan County Council, Galway County Council and Cork County Council, supported by the Environmental Protection Agency.

Related Article: Europeans waste 90m tons of food per year: UN

 

Is Being Busy Unsustainable?

Sustainability Hub Ranking: 7.9

About This Video: New York Times author, Tim Kreider published The ‘Busy’ Trap that spoke directly to the times we live in. In this episode of The Coalition, we hear various opinions and emotions around whether or not being busy is a good thing or if we are taking too much on.

Related Article: Read The ‘Busy’ Trap by Tim Kreider – http://nyti.ms/Mxfabd

Why We Must Change

Act 1. The Truth About Climate Change

Climate Change is Happening Fast

Population Growth is Dramatic and Resource Intensive

The Consequences of Our Actions are Catching Up to Us

Act 2. If We Don’t Change we can Expect?

Extreme Weather

Ocean Acidification

The Melting of Permafrost and Major Methane Release

Act 3. How Can We Be Good To The Climate?

Eat a Low Carbon Diet

Reduce your Driving

Weatherize Your Home and get a Programmable Thermostat

Act 4. Take Actions To Conserve The Climate

Become a Climate Educator

Become a Climate Innovator

Become a Climate Activist