This month, find out about the circular economy and its development in Singapore. Our speakers include Eugene Tay of Zero Waste SG and Mike Orgill of Airbnb. This event is co-organised with Zero Waste SG. About Eugene’s Talk Title: Towards a Circular Economy for Singapore Summary: This talk will introduce the concept of … Continue reading
Eco lifestyle event Green Living is back for its fourth year, and covers a range of topics including Sustainable Home, Eco Parents, Health & Wellness, Transportation & Mobility and Smart Technology. More details below!
Calling all eco-conscious and expressive types: a unique event centred on understanding the freshwater crisis through art, music, dance and photography. ‘Water Falls: Rise in Rhythmic Consciousness’, is a three-hour experiential water awareness journey that connects the environmental and social impact of water consumption with music and mindful movements to inspire individuals and businesses to … Continue reading
This month, find out more about the Sustainable Singapore Blueprint (SSB), and peatland conservation. We have a few special guests this time. MEWR and NEA will give a presentation on the Sustainable Singapore Blueprint, in particular, “Towards A Zero Waste Nation”, while Benjamin Tay of PM Haze will talk about the recent People’s Expedition to … Continue reading
“If a crime continues to occur regardless of the enormous evidence available then is the crime invisible or the evidence invisible or are both visible but not seen?” — Amar Kanwar The NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore (NTU CCA Singapore) presents the debut showing in Southeast Asia of The Sovereign Forest by New Delhi … Continue reading
For June, we look at the Lentor (Tagore) Forest, which is slated for housing development. A secondary forest, this space is home to nationally and globally threatened mammals such as the Sunda Pangolin, Banded-Leaf Monkey and Sunda Slow Loris, endangered and vulnerable plants, as well as naturally and globally threatened birds. Speaking this month, we … Continue reading
Happy World Environment Day! We thought that we should highlight the availability of GrabHitch – a carpooling service that connects passengers and private car drivers going in the same direction by Grab, which is well known for its GrabTaxi service. You can schedule your trips in advance and you will be notified when there is … Continue reading
You are cordially invited to a two-day workshop titled “Memes, Schemes and Dreams: Imagining Singapore Urban Futures”. The workshop will take place between Friday, 10 June (The POD, National Library Building)-Saturday, 11 June (NTU) 2016. More details below.
This month, we look at the issue of mass fish deaths, which occurred in Singapore in the last two years. To give us a first-hand perspective, we have Wild Singapore’s Ria Tan, who has documented its occurrences closely, and former fish farmer, Joseph Wee, who has experienced it as a fish farmer. Audience members are … Continue reading
Make a date with Pesta Ubin this year! There are various activities for everyone on this Pulau Ubin open day, please read on for more details!