5 June: World Environment Day

World Environment Day (WED) is the biggest, most globally celebrated day for positive environmental action. Through WED, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) enables everyone to realise not only the responsibility to care for the Earth, but also reminds one and all of their individual power to become agents of change. Every action counts, and when […]

Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is a simple idea developed in 2011 that aims to raise awareness of the amount of plastic in our lives by encouraging people to eliminate the use of single-use plastic during July each year. Join thousands of people from over 70 countries saying NO to single-use plastic this July. The challenge is quite simple. Attempt to […]

Supporting Ecocide Law

WHAT IS ECOCIDE? Ecocide is the extensive damage to, destruction of or loss of ecosystem(s) of a given territory, whether by human agency or by other causes, to such an extent that peaceful enjoyment by the inhabitants of that territory has been or will be severely diminished. In 2010, the proposal to amend the Rome […]

Two Hands Beach Clean Up at Myoli Beach

In support of lovetostay’s Plastic Free July pledge, we decided to do a Two Hands beach Clean Up at Myoli Beach in the picturesque coastal village of Sedgefield, Garden Route, South Africa. We shared the event a week ahead of time, inviting the community to join us and participate in the activity on Sunday 19 July. We were […]