From 2 - 8 September is international Zero Waste Week and so as part of Zero Waste London's celebrations we will be partnering with WeWork to host a special public screening of the first episode of the acclaimed BBC documentary ‘War on Plastic'.
The screening will followed by a panel discussion with our zero waste speakers talking about the different topics raised in the documentary and a Q&A session with questions from the audience.
The panel for the event will be:
• Delia Gadea, Co-Director of Zero Waste London and Account Manager at Olio
• Alex Furey, Co-Director of Zero Waste London and Founder of Zero Waste Mindset
• Melanie Fisher, Founder of Zero Waste Goods
• Hamish Ainsley, Founder of Planet Minimal
6.00 - 6.30pm: Arrive, drinks and networking
6.30 - 6.45pm: Welcome and Introductions
6.45 - 7.45pm: Screening of 'War on Plastic' Documentary
7.45 - 8.45pm: Panel Discussion and Q&A from the audience
8.45 - 9.00pm: Drinks and networking
Zero Waste Week is an award-winning campaign, raising awareness about the environmental impact of waste. Whether you’re an individual, business or organisation, join in and reduce the amount you send to landfill.
Launched in 2008, the campaign is conducted almost exclusively online via this website, e-newsletters and social media. Please check back regularly for details of 'on-the-ground' events taking place during Zero Waste Week.
FuturePlanet Presents - Cities & Communities, Inspiring Change.
Do you want to ACT on climate change, impact air pollution? Join us on the 14th May Shoreditch London for an evening of inspiring stories from change-makers creating a positive impact on our planet. There will also be space to ACT on Climate as we mobilise for good...oh yeah and there will be the usual juiciness, drinks, food and awesome connections!
Pionnering #everydayactivism, the team at Pebble are hosting a two-day festival…
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Get your tickets and find out more, here.
Extreme times require extreme action. Get involved with the Extinction Rebellion and fight for the future of a liveable planet.
“On April 15th we are calling for a full-scale Rebellion to demand decisive action from governments on climate change and ecological collapse. Join us as we engage in acts of non-violent civil disobedience against governments in capital cities around the world. This is not a one-off march - we will keep going for as long as we have to, shutting down cities day after day until our demands are met.”
Click here to find out more.
If you’re looking for a market with all things Zero Waste, look no further. Free to attend.
“Dedicated to all things eco, Zero Mkt is the perfect place to enjoy tasty vegan food and drink as you shop. From planet-friendly gifts and homewares, to pre-loved and environmentally-minded clothing collections, there will be plenty on offer for the conscious consumers amongst us. We'll also be running FREE talks and workshops throughout the day.”
Click here to get your tickets and learn more.