Tips on sustainability

Type: Toolkit
Theme: Environment & Sustainability
Format: PDF
Publisher: CCIVS
Short summary:
This handbook encourages volunteers to take small initiatives during workcamps to contribute to sustainability. It provides a broader definition of sustainability, encompassing environmental, economic, and social dimensions. The text underscores the limited global resources, linking economic development and overexploitation to potential environmental damage and impacts on future generations. It concludes by urging volunteers to adopt green practices in their daily lives, offering practical tips and emphasizing that every small action contributes to the broader goal of sustainability.
Short description:
The text thanks participants in the Global Voluntary Service to Stop Climate Change (SCC) and highlights the importance of both organized projects and individual actions. It introduces sustainability, emphasizing its broad scope covering environmental, economic, and social aspects. The message encourages volunteers to adopt eco-friendly practices in their daily lives using practical tips from a handbook, stressing the collective impact of small actions on sustainability during workcamps and in everyday life.