Since we enrolled the networking session as a regular, we’ve been told fascinating stories on how people met on Green Drinks and became collaborators, partners and friends. For the 2nd time this year, we’ll be hosting what is fast becoming a signature event for the Environmental & Sustainability Space in Singapore – You’ll be missing out if you are … Continue reading
Social enterprise Good for Us is crowdfunding for their upcoming event – Conscious Consumption Design Jam, to gather social and digital experts to brainstorm and prototype design ideas for sustainable consumer behaviour. Eleven days to go, please pledge generously! More details below!
Singapore Power Shift happens this weekend! Organised by 350 Singapore, it’s the second phase following last year’s Global Power Shift, and youth participants will learn more about climate change, and the inner workings of a successful campaign. The great line up of speakers include Nor Lastrina Hamid (350 Singapore), Bhavani Prakash (Eco Walk the Talk), … Continue reading
In 2012, the mPowerpad was voted one of Green Drinks’ top 10 green products for the year, and since, a more sleek and powerful version of this portable solar charger has been made available.
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The Good Country Index measures how much each of 125 countries contributes to the planet. Announced at the TEDSalon in Berlin, the Index features some unexpected winners — and even more surprising losers. (Sorry, USA.) The top ten countries in the Good Country Index. (Click to view at larger size.) Irish people,…
Here are some photos and a video from World Water Day at Jurong Lake earlier this year. We’d like to thank the sponsor of our booth, Grundfos, Engineers Without Borders Asia for collaborating with us, and volunteers for assisting us on the day. Much appreciated! Organised by PUB, the event included several activities and was well … Continue reading
The Eco Music Challenge by the National Environment Agency (NEA) is back for 2014, see details below. Please spread the word to musicians you know!
If you are for sustainable design and sustainable living, and wish to support a startup with an eco product, consider backing a GreenChamp bamboo bicycle for kids on Kickstarter. Created for kids between the ages of 18+months and 5 years, GreenChamp Bikes is a balance bike which equips kids with the skills to ride a bicycle in … Continue reading
Back for another year, the EcoChic Design Award is a sustainable fashion design competition inspiring emerging fashion designers to create mainstream clothing with minimal textile waste. Designers are educated with the theory and techniques to enable them to create desirable sustainable clothing via zero-waste, up-cycling and reconstruction sustainable design techniques. The 2014/15 competition cycle is open … Continue reading
For this special session of Green Drinks, we have organised a Green Media Roundtable Discussion with our youth partner, Young NTUC. Hear the views of environmental journalists and bloggers on Singapore’s journey towards sustainability – how far we have come these 50 years, and what else we can improve or focus on. These journalists and bloggers … Continue reading
NUS Museum presents an exhibition featuring encounters and exchanges between the arts and sciences, between practice and research, between the inquiring subject and the object inquired. An interdisciplinary project, “When you get closer to the heart, you may find cracks” is a continued inquiry by the Migrant Ecologies Project into human relationships to trees, forests … Continue reading
Join us for this special documentary screening ahead of World Environment Day! In Transition 2.0 is a highly inspiring and meaningful documentary about the transition movement – building strong, resilient communities that are able to cope with food, oil, water and money shortages, while cutting its environmental footprint in the process. The documentary offers an objective, … Continue reading