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Celebración Día Mundial de Los Océanos 2017

        Este 8 de junio Día Mundial de los Océanos,  en todo el mundo se realizan diversas actividades cuyos objetivos son celebrar y difundir la importancia de los Océanos para la vida, así como fomentar el acercamiento y … Continue reading

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Reusing plastics in the classroom

  Recent studies have shown that huge amounts of plastics are floating in the world’s oceans, causing harm to marine wildlife and eventually to us humans. It is very important that we take this issue seriously and to coordinate actions … Continue reading

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Taller Reciclarte en Caracas

  Estoy súper contenta de anunciar que estaré dictando unos clases de reciclaje creativo con plásticos, en la Casa de la Cultura Oswaldo Pérez Perazzo, en Caracas. Está ubicada en la calle Sucre en el casco de Baruta y el … Continue reading

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The Bags Revolt Stall

              We were invited to have a stall at the City of Stonnington Spring into Gardening 2013 Celebration.  The idea was to provide Melbournian kids and families with the opportunity to think about how single use … Continue reading

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BagsRevolt Short Documentary

Hi everyone I am full of  Joy that we have finally finished the short documentary on Bagsrevolt. I am grateful to my husband Manuel Mejia for his amazing talent both as an Editor and Director. I think the end result … Continue reading

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My Crash Course on Sustainability…part 1

Last week I gave myself a crash course on Sustainability: Tuesday night the film “The End of the Line”  at Slow Food Cafe;  Wednesday night,  Ethical Shopping Workshop at the Eco-Center;  and Friday night, “Wasted Earth”, “Waste Not” and “Plasticized” at … Continue reading

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Recycling is Fun…

  I had the immense pleasure to meet the founder of  Recycling is Fun, Sara Fonda, who has been actively spreading this important message for thirty eight years now. I was obviously interested in visiting their shop, since I was … Continue reading

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Banning Lightweight Plastic Bags in Victoria

  Today between 500 billion to 1 trillion Plastic Bags are used annually world wide. It is estimated that over one billion plastic bags are distributed free to consumers each day. According to Clean Up Australia, Australians use in excess … Continue reading

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Mosaic of Earth Textile

                  It’s been a month since I unpacked my Loom. I have been experimenting  and ended up making one very long piece that expresses my views and concerns for this precious world … Continue reading

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Creatively Reusing “Single Use” Plastics

                    Single use Plastics are all over the Cities of the planet slowing drifting into the Oceans.                             … Continue reading

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