Container Ship in Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul City

    This month, we partner Biodiversity Connections to look at ballast water management and how it can tilt the balance of nature when marine bio-invasion occurs. Joining us for this riveting discussion are Guillaume Drillet of DHI and Tim Wilkins of Intertanko, moderated by Adeline Seah.

    Date: 30 September (Wednesday) 2015
    Time: 7pm - 9pm
    Venue: NTUC Building, Room 903 (Level 9), One Marina Boulevard
    Admission: Free
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Container Ship in Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul City

Green Drinks: Ballast Water Management and Marine Bio-Invasion

This month, we look at ballast water management and how marine bio-invasion can occur in the process of shipping goods. We start with a talk by Ray Huang of PACT, titled “Out of the box ideas to tackle the ballast water conundrum”, followed by a panel discussion. Our panellists include Dr Guillaume Drillet of DHI, … Continue reading

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Analysis and noteworthy points from “GE 2015: Casting a Vote for Environmental Progress” session

Our recent collaborative event – GE 2015: Casting a Vote for Environmental Progress – with PM.Haze, Hemispheres, Sharksavers and Foodscape Collective brought members of the public together for a meaningful discussion on environmental issues in relation to political parties and the upcoming election. We would like to thank these groups for partnering with us to … Continue reading

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GE 2015: Casting a Vote for Environmental Progress

With the general elections looming, Green Drinks is collaborating with PM.Haze, Hemispheres, Sharksavers, Foodscape Collective and individual environmental activists to look at a variety of green issues that affect Singapore, and what we would like to see communicated during the election period. We have sent a brief questionnaire to active political parties to find out … Continue reading


Green Drinks: Shifting Towards a Haze-Free Society

This month we look at the #sghaze issue. Our speaker and panellists recap what has happened to date, and update you on what they are working on, and what we can do as citizens. Tan Yihan of PM.Haze kicks off the night with a talk on what their organisation is doing about the haze. This … Continue reading

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Sign up for ASEAN Power Shift 2015!

The ASEAN Power Shift 2015 (APS15), powered by Young NTUC, is a three-day conference that will be held in Singapore from 24 – 26 July 2015. Spearheaded by Team Young NTUC 350 Singapore, the event brings together youths from the 10 ASEAN countries to a common platform where they will form an aligned position towards … Continue reading


Make a date with Ubin Day 2015: 13-14 June

Ubin Day is back, with lots of activities to participate in, bring your friends and family!

Green Drinks May 2013

May Green Drinks: Networking Night

Since we enrolled the networking session as a regular, we’ve been told fascinating stories on how people met at Green Drinks and became collaborators, partners and friends. This is our first networking session this year, it’s been awhile! That evening, Gone Adventurin’ will be collecting stories on from Singaporeans about their memories, hopes and aspirations for the environment of Singapore, and … Continue reading


Young NTUC CROSSROADS: 30 April, 7.30pm

In this upcoming session of CROSSROADS by Young NTUC, hear 350 Singapore’s firsthand account about last December’s UN climate talks (COP20), what to expect in 2015 leading up to COP21 and what climate change means to Singapore. More details below.

Earth Day April 22 written on a blackboard

Green Your Kitchen for Earth Day and Earth Week!

It’s Earth Day today, not to mention Earth Week, and the best way to honour this time is to be especially mindful of our impact on the environment. When we use less chemicals, we are being gentler to ourselves and the environment. Check out our top 10 picks for green kitchen ware, cleaning tools and … Continue reading


Youth March For The Arctic 2015: Now open for applications!

National Geographic Channel, Unboxed Media Productions and Sustainable Green Solutions are looking for a Singaporean youth to join the Youth March For The Arctic team for a 3 week expedition in the High Arctic, the series will aired on National Geographic Channel in November 2015. More details below!

Green Drinks x National Climate Change Secretariat

Green Drinks (April) – Reducing Carbon Emissions

Green Drinks x NCCS present – Reducing Carbon Emissions: Opportunities and Challenges for Singapore This April, Green Drinks and the National Climate Change Secretariat collaborate once again in a very special panel discussion and consultation event. As a party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Singapore is actively involved in ongoing negotiations … Continue reading

  • About Green Drinks Singapore

    Founded in November 2007, Green Drinks Singapore is one of more than 800 cities with a Green Drinks presence.

  • We are a non-profit environmental movement that connects academia, green businesses, activists, community and government, for knowledge sharing and collaboration opportunities. We do this by organising informal talks every last Thursday of the month, over drinks! Once in a while, we hold discussions, documentary screenings and workshops to further engage the public and participants.
  • Started in 1989 in London, the Green Drinks movement is a self-organising network that is meant to be simple and unstructured. The global site can be found at

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