About this site
This, personal website is run by the Environment Officer for the Anglican Diocese in Europe, the Revd Elizabeth Bussmann. It is a private, personal website which exists, primarily, for sharing with like minded people especially local environment officers - to provide resources, share ideas and support one another.
There are two projects on this website at the moment: The City Forest in Palermo and the 'Reduce Plastic Pollution' from the Algarve Portugal -just scroll down the Project page to access either....
If your community has a project we would love to share it here.
a MAJOR PART
of this new project - The place to make suggestions, share
ideas, thoughts, anxieties etc. etc.
Over to YOU!
There are a many ways to get involved but the two main ones are: 1. helping your community/church become an Eco-Church and 2. working to reduce the community/church carbon footprint. Along the way there will be many other ways to get involved through your personal lifestyle in what is basically Christian Discipleship.
IDEAS FOR THE WEEK - Every week there will be 2 new tips to try out. (for previous tips see Resources 'Tips' Week 40
Review and re-think your shopping habits. Buy only what you REALLY need. When shopping try to take into account the energy consumption and life expectancy of the product.
- Need a new cellphone? Discover the new FAIRPHONE!
from the earth to your pocket, a smartphone's journey is filled with unfair practices. Fairphone believe a fairer electronics industry is possible. By making change from the inside, they're giving a voice to people who care.
Check out Fairphone on www.fairphone.com/en/story/
What's a GOBY?
Find out under the Projects page!
Here is a link to the Ecumenical Prayer Service for Creationtide - in word form so that changes can be made if need be:
THE ENVIRONMENT FRIENDLY SEARCH ENGINE: ecosia.org CHECK IT OUT!
WHY SHOULD WE CARE FOR CREATION? - See GET INVOLVED