Monday, January 30, 2023

Oceans

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...

How the Island of Palau is Protecting Our Oceans

Two years ago, Palau designated 193,000 square miles of its maritime territory as a protected marine reserve - meaning no fishing or mining could take place. The result of protecting this vast area of...

Ocean Plastic Crisis Summit

On 20 February 2018, Artists Project Earth presented the Ocean Plastics Crisis Summit. The event was held at the Royal Geographical Society in London. Hosted by Roger Harrabin, BBC Environment Analyst With the following speakers: Bianca Jagger - President,...

The Royal Mess of Our Oceans

The damage that ocean plastics are doing to our environment has been royally highlighted recently thanks to Prince Charles. The Royal has publically commented that plastic in the world’s oceans is a ‘growing ecological...
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...

Founder Kenny Young Speaks Out at #COP21

Artists Project Earth are in Paris! Our house band Rhythms Del Mundo is performing their new album, Oceans, live on Monday 7th December at COP21, to help raise awareness of climate change and ocean conservation. Today our wonderfully...

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...

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...

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,...

“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...