Every summer I come back home, in Italy, where my family still keeps the same way of life of my grandparents. Everyone has a kitchen garden and we harvest it and organise the different ways to preserve food for winter. We make tomato sause, tomatoes in jars and dry, we make jam and fruit under … More Sustainable lifestyle of our grandmas!
Veolia Project for Haringey Community: Litter-free Walks & Crective Recycling Workshop! : – Friday 13th October 2017: Alluminium Cans – Friday 17th November 2017: Tetrapack Boxes – Friday 15th December 2017: Newspaper Sheets – Friday 19th January: Plastic Packaging
Today is 2017 Earth Overshoot day! From tomorrow on we have theoretically consumed all the resources available on the planet in a year! Last year it was the 6th August. Think about your footprint and take action! http://www.telegraph.co.uk/…/earth-overshoot-day-day-using…/ Earth Overshoot Day: From this day on we’re using an unsustainable amount of the Earth’s resources Today … More Earth Overshoot Day 2017: 2nd August
Hello, I have just launched my crowd-funding campaign to start my Litter-free and Creative Recycling Project in Haringey! I need help and participation from all of you residents to help improving practices of recycling and looking after the local community! Join the project, whether it is by funding it with little or coming along to … More Creative Recycling Project in Haringey, Veolia will fund Cati 🙂
Sylvie from WeClustr, an online community of artists, craft-people and creatives found me and asked me to join her network telling my story. WeClustr is about stories of people who decide to fight to build their own way and realize the true self, although this means so much efforts against the mainstream labor-market and the … More CatiCreACtive is part of WeClustr
I was interviewed to help realize this short video on water rights and corporation. Watch and remember how precious water is and how much we still have to do to make this world better! 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2AU40Aja2Q
“One of the questions I hear most frequently is, What can I do? People often expect me to talk about lifestyle changes, recycling newspapers, or changing light bulbs. These are essential, but they are not nearly enough. We now need to restructure the global economy, and quickly. It means becoming politically active, working for the needed changes. Saving civilization … More You and I Can Do
A sustainable future is not possible unless we change our economic paradigm. The conception of economics has to go back to the original meaning of “taking care of the house” (in Greek Oikos means house, family). An economy that focuses just on profit and judges the good or bad with a factor measuring only the … More New paradigms for new Economics
Do you know which legal instruments we have to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and get businesses to respect targets? One of them is the Trade Emission System, implemented in Europe as a solution, but resulting in a potential failure, that favors private profit and for sure doesn’t help the environment. This video explains why.
Western cultural paradigms are strongly shaped by science, rationalism and reductionism. We evolved through the ancient dualisms of physics/metaphysics (Plato and Greek philosophy), matter/soul, earth/sky, material/spiritual (Christianity), emotional/rational, physical/mental, internal subject/external object, nature/culture,.. We developed within a dualistic culture, whether we are aware or not of it, that shaped our conception of the world … More Whole-system approach when planning smart sustainable solutions