Effective Altruism : The Act of Helping Better

I recently came across effective altruism and I have been very taken by the concept. Effective altruism is a project that aims to find the best ways to help others and implement them. It is basically about doing good as effectively as possible. Its motto states that charity begins where we can help the most […]

Hook, Line and Sinker : Life’s Short Story

In the recent past, I have been grappling with this thing called the meaning of life. I feel like I have been had. I had a pretty normal upbringing that did not prepare me for the world that is today. I guess the truth is the same for many people grappling with meaning, identity and […]

(INC-3): Global Plastic Pollution Treaty in Nairobi

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Countries met in Kenya to thrash out a global plastic pollution treaty. The third session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC) witnessed a significant turnout, with over 1,900 delegates representing 161 member states and the European Union. Additionally, over 318 observer organisations, including UN entities, intergovernmental organisations, and NGOs, participated in the session. This follows […]

Tools to Motivate and Spur Behavioural Change

Motivating and spurring behavioural change presents a formidable challenge, yet numerous tools and strategies exist to facilitate this transformation. Achieving a sustainable future will require that people do things differently. It is vital to acknowledge that altering behaviour is indeed attainable. The pivotal first step involves a comprehensive comprehension of the underlying causes driving the […]

Abandoned Spaces: The Beauty of Nature

Abandoned spaces are places that have been left empty and unused for a period of time. They can be found all over the world in all scales, from abandoned towns and villages to abandoned factories, hospitals, and schools. Abandoned spaces may seem eerie and forgotten, but they can also be strangely beautiful and evocative, transporting […]

Future Us: Thinking Ahead in a Reckless Age

In an era of rapid technological advancement, social and economic transformation, and shifting cultural paradigms, the concept of “Future Us” has gained unprecedented significance. The future has always intrigued humanity, but the stakes are higher than ever in today’s reckless age. As we navigate the complexities of an interconnected world, it becomes crucial to adopt […]

Ecological Redirection and its Importance in Creating a Sustainable Future

An ecology of dismantling, non-desirable and far from the green and luminous clichés. Companies will save us! This is a false notion that is being spread to have the “desirable future.” We need to return to what is known and deemed undesirable. Positioning and learning show our relationship to everything in the Anthropocene and the […]