University of Groningen
Where in the world?
The Netherlands is quite aware of the environmental issues we are facing and the impact that individuals have on the environment; however, they are not yet making changes to their lifestyle because of misinformation, and financial reasons among many others. We aim to encourage sustainable living by reducing energy consumption, reducing carbon footprint and waste, making lifestyle changes more accessible, and improving energy literacy. We set up a number of events in Groningen for people to learn about and discuss sustainability. Follow us on social media to keep up to date!
“River of Gold” Screening
We held a free screening of “The River of Gold”, a documentary about the extraction of gold in the Amazon. The documentary highlighted the environmental, social, and economic impacts gold extraction has, and it was followed by a Q&A Expert …
Sustainable Dinners Week
The initial plan for sustainable dinners week was to host meals at the university or another off-campus venue and to shop for groceries through sustainably sourced local produce and with minimal waste to cook a 5-course vegan dinner to celebrate …