“Calling environmentally minded people in the Southern Suburbs to a casual, friendly social gathering at the Josephine Mill to share ideas for sustainability and conscious living.
The venue will be open once a month to unleash our collective genius and enable us to start engaging with the pressing issues of the day. Come together as a community to share knowledge, skills, hope, and enthusiasm.
If you have an interest or simply a curiosity about anything Green/ environmental / sustainable, then please come to our monthly GREENDRINKS gathering.”
WHY: To network, have fun and make a change
BRING: An open mind, a good attitude, some friends
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MONICA GRAAFF WILL GIVE A SHORT TALK AT 7.30…….
The global economic downturn, coupled with climate change, resource depletion, population growth and rising world-wide poverty, are now
generally recognised as key challenges to be met if we are to secure a sustainable future. But equally important is our habitual modernist mind
set. Monica Graaff will discuss some of the challenges facing the media in addressing this problem.
Monica Graaff is the founding editor of Mind Shift and other award-winning magazines, an associate of Incite Sustainability and the 2008 Environmental Journalist of the Year. She has been short-listed as the National Science & Technology Foundation’s 2009 Communicator of the Year. With an MBA andMPhil cum laude in sustainable development, her career spans over 25 years in the private sector, local government and publishing.
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