Resources, Reviews...

Article: Linkages between Laudato Si and the Earth Charter

The review this month is in the form of an article by Leonardo Boff who links key themes of the encyclical Laudato Si and the Earth Charter. 

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New Report from the Climate Council

Be Prepared: Climate Change, Security and Defence:  This  report reveals Australia is lagging behind its UK and US allies in preparing its militaries for climate change, with Australian Defence Force resources already under strain from the increased need for humanitarian assistance in response to climate-induced disasters.  You can read the report here:

A Revolutionary Document

This 15 minute Youtube clip by Joseph Camilleri gets to the heart of the message of the encyclical:

This Changes Everything-Naomi Klein

The film accompanying the book of the same name is due to premiere in Australia on 19 October.  In the new year, Earth Link will host a screening of the film, so watch this space.

You can watch the trailer of her film here.

You can also watch Naomi talk at the Festival of Dangerous Ideas here.

Sustainable Living

Recycling Tips

These sites will facilitate your recycling: and

Links for Recycling

Check out this site for useful info and strategies: 

Although this site is from the USA it contains many helfpul suggestions   Thanks to a group of our readers for this link.

Thanks to a reader of our website for this link to info about composting:   There may be adjustments that need to be made for our climate and conditions as the site is from New York.

Ethical Consumption

The Ethical Consumer Group provides you with guides for sustainable shopping and more:

Purchase ecobins for home or work

You can purchase bins online at

Sustainable Seafood App

This app is a guide to purchasing seafood wisely: