Leslie Tom’s professional mission is to interpret issues of sustainability, energy, husbandry and organizational change. As the Chief Sustainability Officer at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, she does just that.
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Vanishing Sustainable Foods
BY COOKIE ROSCOE
@ VOL 25
ON SEP 20, 2013
Cookie Roscoe frequents a farmers market. There she has met some of the last fishermen who practice sustainable fishing, farmers who know how to raise giant lettuce, farmers who raise chickens that lay green eggs, and farmers who know the importance of keeping an emergency stockpile of food. She is worried that all of this is disappearing.
Passion Project: Northeast Georgia Earth Home
BY ANDREW HICKMAN
@ VOL 22
ON MAY 18, 2014
Andrew Hickman has developed and built a completely sustainable home for his family using solar, geo-thermal, rain-water collection, and house postion. His passion is living sustainably and he has built a home according to this passion.
Re-designing a school in a social sustainable way
BY CHRISTINA SILVFERHIELM
@ VOL 53
ON AUG 18, 2015
Christina Silfverhielm is an Arkitekt SAR/MSA, working at OkiDoki Architects in Gothenburg, Sweden. In her PechaKucha she guides us through a project where Christina and her colleagues re-designed a school with help from the children studying there.
Growing Sustainable Students
BY COREY ARMSTRONG
@ VOL 4
ON AUG 27, 2015
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The Art of Sustainable Gardening
BY ANTHONY LEE
@ VOL 8
ON SEP 24, 2016
In "The Art of Sustainable Gardening" From PechaKucha Bandar Seri Begawan Vol.8, Anthony Lee shares how sustainable gardening and biodiversity is key in maintaining a balanced ecosystem. He hopes that we can learn how to put the human element back into nature so that we can live much healthier and richer lives. Gardening not only brings peace to the mind but to the environment that surrounds us.
Forestry: Sustainable Innovation
BY ANN NORMAND
@ VOL 28
ON JUN 01, 2017
"If you or anybody you know is interested in a sustainable, innovative sector, you might want to take a look deeper into the woods."
Work Wild's Anne Normand explores the careful management and innovation currently maintaining balance between humanity's resource needs and the needs of a healthy forest. Dive into some of the technology and products, from bio-fuels to plastics to building materials, that are pushing forestry to the forefront of sustainable industries.