Monday, January 30, 2023

Oceans

“Fem-power-ment” – Beyonce Knowles

"We need to stop buying into the myth of gender equality. It isn't a reality yet." Beyonce - featuring on Rhythms Del Mundo: Oceans, our new fundraising album - may not fit with the traditional...

Smiling From Within

" Green Garden is about beauty and joy and lush green and dance and excitement and smiling from within." The Regular Ol' News Throughout its ten years, Artists Project Earth has always focused on solutions to...

The Story of the APE Whales      

by Kenny Young Artists Project Earth has been one of the leading independent funders of climate change projects in the UK and the world over the past 10 years. After a decade of grant distribution...

Back from the Dead: the Incredible Resilience of Nature

Have you ever stopped to wonder how, after a winter of floods, gales, frosts and snow, the green shoots of new growth know when it's time to reappear? How do birds migrate across vast expanses of...

Plastic Is Definitely Not Fantastic

How to reduce plastic use in your daily life On this blog, we talk a lot about the long-term detrimental effects of industrialisation on the ecosystem, and one of our biggest bugbears is plastic waste,...

Wiping Out Wet Wipes

When reading about ocean plastics, the focus tends to be on microbeads, plastic bags, plastic cups or plastic six-pack rings. In reality, there is lots of rubbish that ends up in our oceans that...

Beach Cleans: Doing Our Bit

A great way to get involved in helping to reduce the amount of plastic and rubbish that ends up in our oceans is by signing-up to a local beach clean. Not only are they...
Plastic Pacific

Ocean Plastics Legal Initiative

Thanks very much for visiting this page to find out more about OPLI. Our report 'International Law and Marine Plastic Pollution: Holding Offenders Accountable' is now available for download. Low resolution online version here (1.3 MB). The report received...

Edible Six Packs

What in the world are we doing about ocean plastics? As Hans Rosling says in his inspiring Ted Talk, everything you think you know about the world is probably wrong. Because we are fed so...

Regenerative farming for healthy oceans in an urbanising world

  Recently I had a conversation with a well-known nutritionist, writes Herbert Girardet. I casually said: ‘of course, we are what we eat, aren’t we’? She looked at me slightly disparagingly and said: ‘No, no,...