Article: Ecological Conversion and Cultural Transformation
The review this month is in the form of an article by Donal Dorr whose focus is on cultural ecological conversion as a theme in the encyclical, Laudato Si.
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Resources on the Encyclical
Earth Link has prepared a list of resources on the encyclical after trawling through the material that is coming in. The list will be updated as new material comes to hand. Check out the list at http://www.earth-link.org.au/userfiles/Resources.pdf
Halfway to Paris
With the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris now just a few months away, the latest report from the Climate Council, Halfway to Paris: How the world is tracking on climate change, explores how the world is stepping up action on climate change.
Green Vehicle Guide
Wanting to make an informed decision when purchasing your next vehicle? Check out this guide: http://www.greenvehicleguide.gov.au/GVGPublicUI/home.aspx
What’s the Deal with Shenhua?
Julia Roberts as Mother Nature
A series of fascinating online videos is promoting the appreciation of creation. Hear some of your favourite voices in quite a different role: To see all the videos, see Nature is Speaking.
Links for Recycling
Check out this site for useful info and strategies: http://recyclereducereuse.org/index.html
Although this site is from the USA it contains many helfpul suggestions: http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.Environmental-Home-Remodeling-Recycling-and-Composting.17357.html Thanks to a group of our readers for this link.
Thanks to a reader of our website for this link to info about composting: http://www.syntheticgrasswarehouse.com/composting-grass-table-scraps/ There may be adjustments that need to be made for our climate and conditions as the site is from New York.
The Ethical Consumer Group provides you with guides for sustainable shopping and more: http://www.ethical.org.au/
Purchase ecobins for home or work
You can purchase bins online at http://www.ecobinonline.com.au/products/Combo-Pack-1.html
Sustainable Seafood App
This app is a guide to purchasing seafood wisely: http://www.sustainableseafood.org.au/pages/download-the-free-app.html