11 Jan: Screening of Before the Flood & panel discussion

Have you watched Before the Flood yet? The Wedge Asia, Green Is The New Black Asia and The Working Capitol are hosting a screening next week. More details below. Advertisements

Green Drinks: COP21 Paris Agreement & Climate Change

With Singapore signing the Paris Agreement on Earth Day, we would like to commemorate the move by focusing on the COP21 Paris Agreement and Climate Change for our upcoming session! We have three interesting speakers conveying insights related to COP21 and climate change. Melissa Low of Energy Studies Institute (ESI) will explain key elements of the … Continue reading

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

Earth’s Survival Documentary Screening & Networking Session

Sustainable Green Solutions cordially invites all NGOs, NPOs, social entrepreneurs, government institutions, members of the media, and social gamechangers to join them for the Earth’s Survival Documentary Screening & Networking Session.   Date: 30 September 2014 (Tuesday) Time: 7:30PM – 10:30PM Venue: Singapore Management University, School of Economics & Social Sciences, 90 Stamford Road RSVP: http://www.facebook.com/events/1488062408135719/   EARTH’S … Continue reading

#change4future: The National Climate Change Competition is back!

Register for the National Climate Change Competition 2014! Organised by the National Climate Change Secretariat (NCCS), this year’s theme brings to the fore that our climate is changing due to human activities, and there is a need for us to act together to address climate change, and learn to deal with the changing climate that affects … Continue reading

Channel NewsAsia: Green technologies industry set to grow further

With the need for energy growing, green technologies industry seems to have a bright future, Channel NewsAsia reports. Green technologies industry set to grow further SINGAPORE: Rapid urbanisation in developing Asia, Latin America and Africa is driving exponential growth in the demand for energy. Experts said this will also add to the rising levels of … Continue reading

Workshop: Managing Urban Floods in light of weather uncertainties and climate change

PUB, NUS and the Singapore Delft Water Alliance have organised a workshop for this Sunday looking at managing urban floods in relation to changing weather patterns and climate change. Details below. Managing Urban Floods in light of weather uncertainties and climate change  Date : 01st July 2012, Sunday  Venue : Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina … Continue reading

The Straits Times: New measures lined up to fight climate change

The government this week announced plans to introduce measures to address climate change issues, these will be documented in a National Climate Change Strategy 2012 report, to be released mid year. The budget set aside by the Prime Minister’s Office is $344,416,000. The Straits Times reports. New measures lined up to fight climate change THE Government … Continue reading

The Straits Times: More Singaporeans care about climate change

The Straits Times reported on the National Climate Change Secretariat’s survey on the awareness levels of Singaporeans towards climate change. Green Drinks Singapore was asked for our reaction towards the results. More Singaporeans care about climate change The first local survey on climate change shows that most Singaporeans are concerned about the issue and believe in taking … Continue reading

The Straits Times: Map outlines climate danger for Singapore

The Straits Times today published this news report on the launch of a map by by the Hadley Centre of the United Kingdom’s Met Office that shows the possible effects of climate change in South-east Asia. Map outlines climate danger for Singapore A GLOBAL average temperature rise of 4 degC could have a severe impact on Singapore, … Continue reading

Channel NewsAsia: MEWR to raise minimum level for land reclamation

The Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources (MEWR) recently announced that they will will be raising the minimum level for land reclamation by at least one metre, as Singapore is a low lying country, and it has been predicted that sea levels will rise globally as a result of melting glaciers. In addition, the … Continue reading

Channel NewsAsia: Rationing among recommendations to tackle climate change

The Singapore Environment Council was mentioned in the press today, listing some suggestions for  the National Climate Change Secretariat’s (NCCS) National Climate Change Strategy. Channel NewsAsia story below. Rationing among recommendations to tackle climate change SINGAPORE: The Singapore Environment Council has suggested rationing exercises to remind Singaporeans of the value of resources. It said these … 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 www.greendrinks.org.