Every year CUTS observe Green Action week (GAW) in Jaipur District as an activity under the Project ProOrganic-II. This year (2018) the theme of GAW was "Sharing Community". Focusing on the theme, activities had been planned to educate consumers about kitchen gardening, compost procedure and sharing food to avoid wastage. For this, CUTS had selected two Communities (Ramnagar and Meenavala) of Jaipur.
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Young Professional Development Society Nepal (YPDSN) is a nonprofit and community based organization working on professional development, youth and women empowerment, education and livelihood promotion. YPDSN aspires to improve the living conditions of poor and marginalized peoples by adopting strategies through community initiative, participation and sensitization. It is founded in 2013 and has been working among backward communities in the interior unreached pockets in the coast of Nepal.
YESTD is legal framework to support non-formal learning activities for young people. It’s aims to respond at Nepal to the needs of young people from different aspects. It has been adopted after wide consultation with the different stakeholders in the youth field. It supports the new youth policy and framework in the youth field, which outlines a cross-sectoral approach to youth issues with a view not only to creating more and equal opportunities for all young people in education and in the lab
Developing a Culture of Sustainable Consumption and Lifestyle Through Organic Production and Consumption in State of Rajasthan
‘ProOrganic’ project was initiated in 2013 to promote organic consumption in the State of Rajasthan. The objective of the project is to create demand among consumers for organic products and sensitise farmers for shifting towards organic farming and advocacy on issues related to organic agriculture. The project is being implemented in 192 gram panchayats in 10 districts of Rajasthan.
Our goal is to make coffee production a driver of alternative ecotourism development, in an inclusive and accessible way, sustainable and friendly with the environment, with benefits to the local communities of this region.
La Ruta del Café de Costa Rica (Región Occidental) is a recognition to local people committed for keeping the cultural and historical richness. Good agricultural practices are also constant in the farms and the communities in harmony with nature.
This research project aims to scrutinize the current system of monitoring the sustainable development in Ukraine and to improve its consistency with the globally and regionally (EU) practiced ones in order to clarify the geospatial patterns across the country based on the international and national benchmarking. The project pursues academic and educational goals of the Regional Studies and Tourism Chair of the Geography Faculty of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.
The unexpected flood marooned more than 30,000 (thirty thousand) house holds in the district. From KoshagumudaBlock , Balenga was one of Panchayats which was worst affected by the devastating flood. The flash flood had damaged standing crop 90 percent and damaged houses more than 70 percent making the people extremely vulnerable. Around 7000 house holds were under threat of sustaining livelihoods in this block
At UNEA4 every afternoon a series of SDG TED-style talks will be held exploring the Sustainable Development Goals and how they interact with other global issues. Naomi Scott-Mearns of Consumers International and the Consumer Information Programme of the One Planet Network will be giving a talk on consumer rights and the SDGs on Thursday 14th March.
The Consumer Information Programme and the Sustainable Lifestyles & Education Programme of the One Planet Network are teaming together to host a session at the World Resources Forum on circular economy. The title of the session is: Sustainable lifestyles - key in the transition towards circular economy.
EEG launched the Environmental Drawing Competition in 2004 to encourage young students to think about the world and its environmental concerns. The themes were orchestrated in line with the most current environmental issues and developments. “The Year of Zayed” topic was developed to encourage students between 12 and 16 years to understand the significant work of our founding father. Other significant topics of the year were: ‘Ocean Pollution: Leave No Plastic’ and ‘My Sustainable Classroom’.
The GSTC Criteria serve as the global baseline standards for sustainability in travel and tourism. The Criteria are used for education and awareness-raising, policy-making for businesses and government agencies and other organization types, measurement and evaluation, and as a basis for certification.
Integrated Rural Tourism Development project offers an intervention strategy for the development of rural tourism in Armenia with the objective of creating sustainable income-generating opportunities as a supplemental income source to bring down the level of rural poverty, contribute to equal territorial development and shape conducive environment for rural development.
The concept applies integrated approach targeting strong local social networks.
After success at Singita Serengeti, Singita committed to One Planet Living at all of its lodges in Southern Africa in 2016. These wildlife reserves combine conservation and community outreach with the highest level of environmentally conscious hospitality.
For over 20 years Singita has been protecting large wilderness areas in Africa for future generations and now has a million acres under conservation management, with 12 lodges and camps situated across South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe.
Herost, digital platform offering a fair P2P marketplace for co-creating, sharing and promoting transformative community-based experiences
Herost is a new initiative developed by Millennium Destinations, in partnership with GreenBIM Engineering, as a digital platform offering a fair P2P marketplace for co-creating, sharing and promoting transformative community-based experiences between local hosts and their guests or visitors.
The core values and guiding principles of Herost: authenticity, creativity, equity, and sustainability.
Millennium Hikers was launched in 2016 by Millennium Destinations as an initiative aimed at promoting sustainable and smart hiking while fostering positive social, environmental and economic impacts on hiking destinations, and sharing sustainable, intercultural hiking experiences between local hosts and their guests. Based in Seoul, the Millennium Hikers organizes hikes on a regular basis, and as a support of various celebrations and campaigns.