Community blogs

Volunteers, supporters and bloggers share their experiences.

  • Uttarakhand's flood relief work: how can you help.

    Blogpost by GP - June 24, 2013 at 11:54

    Uttarakhand is recuperating from devastating flash floods. Homes have been washed away, people have been displaced. It’s cold, there’s no drinking water, and people are running out of food.  

    The relief work is in progress and help in any form is a big... Read more >

  • Giving the street back to whom it belongs

    Blogpost by Bernardo Camara - June 21, 2013 at 15:04

    Brazil protests

    "The people finally woke up" ... and they won't be going back to sleep.

    This phrase, heard from the four corners of Brazil this Monday, reflected a infectious sentiment felt everywhere. The hours past midnight saw thousands of people still on the s... Read more >

  • Fifteen superpowers of the Sun

    Blogpost by Rajesh K - June 20, 2013 at 13:57

    20 June 2013

     

    1. The SUN has been glowing for 4.5 billion years & will continue to glow for another 4.5 billion years. There is no question of solar energy getting exhausted in the near future!

    2. Energy equivalent to 1.37 KW of electricity reaches every... Read more >

  • Volunteers working with Greenpeace for a sustainable future

    Blogpost by Arpita Seth - June 19, 2013 at 19:08

    Switch on the Sun

    Agog at the variety of participation in unifying Greenpeace’s Switch on the Sun, Renewable Energy (RE) campaign, here is a profile on the volunteers at Greenpeace. Since they come from diverse academic backgrounds such as law, engineering, literatur... Read more >

  • Gezi Park: A historic defence of democracy

    Blogpost by Rex Weyler - June 19, 2013 at 13:01

    Gezi Park

    "Find out just what people will submit to and you have found out
    the exact amount of injustice and wrong that will be imposed upon them."
    – Frederick Douglass, American ex-slave civil rights leader.

    The citizens of Istanbul now appear in control of G... Read more >

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