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Our Heritage Protectors Documentary Funding Campaign Launched

Greetings from Crete, Greece! We are in production of our documentary, Heritage Protectors, where we meet with organic farmers, agroecologists, botanists, archaeologists, and toxicologists to share crucial information about agricultural practices today and initiatives to create more resilient communities, including community-based sustainable ...

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Stop Plastic ! - Project for more sustainability in Goa, India

This project is about launching an awareness campaign throughout the whole state of Goa in India about plastic pollution, responsible tourism, protection of the marine environment and of the marine wildlife in Goa During a minimal period of 6 months, we will do this campaign for locals: in schools, universities, coastal establishments (hotels, restaurants, shacks), tourist operators, state agents (tourism department, environment department, coast guards) and also for tourists: during events (setting up beach clean-up days, eco-responsible parties), in hotels. Why this project & why Goa? Goa is India’s most polluted coastal destination. Tourists come in large numbers every year to enjoy the beach, parties and alcohol without necessarily caring about the environment. Disposable plastic is part of the everyday life of locals and tourists. Abnormally high numbers of endangered dolphins and turtles are stranded on Goa’s beaches, certainly in relation to human activities. The locals, especially children, do not have access to awareness about the marine environment, which is very rich in Goa. More than 400 dolphin watching boats are present in Goa, almost all of them do not follow codes of good conduct regarding how to approach dolphins. In India, much attention is being paid to the protection of...

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