Meet Our Members – Mother Earth Foundation

Mother Earth Foundation, Adressing Solid Waste Management in the Philippines   Maria Sonia G. Astudillo   If one talks of Zero Waste program implementation in Southeast Asia, one organization readily comes to mind: Mother Earth Foundation (MEF). MEF was set up in the...
Meet our Members ZWE – Za Zemiata

Meet our Members ZWE – Za Zemiata

Za Zemiata     Interview with Evgenia Tasheva, from Za Zemiata by Sarah Martin   Za Zemiata (ZZ) is an independent non-profit non-governmental organization established in 1995 to work for environmental justice and sustainable and equitable life on our planet, without...

Meet our Members: Ecology Center Berkeley

The Ecology Center: Turning the recycling crisis into an opportunity for Zero Waste     On April 22nd, 1970, communities across the United States celebrated the first Earth Day. This national event– the largest mass demonstration in the country until the Women’s...

Meet our Members ZWE – Ecological Recycling Society

Ecological Recycling Society (ECOREC)  Interview with Eugenia Skoufi, from ECOREC by Yianna Sigalou  Hi Eugenia, can you give us a brief introduction to Ecorec’s focus? The Ecological Recycling Society was founded in 1990, as a response to the narrative at the time...

Meet our Members: Surfrider Maroc

Sufrider Maroc: protecting our oceans, beaches and waves   The world’s toxic romance with plastic started in the early 20th century, when this synthetic material was first manufactured. As the century progressed, plastics quickly became ubiquitous in our everyday...

Meet our Members ZWE edition – ZW North West

Zero Waste North West   Interview with Maeve O’Neil, chair of Zero Waste North West by Yianna Sigalou Hi Maeve, can you give us a brief introduction to Zero Waste North West’s focus? Zero Waste North West formed in March 2013 to oppose plans for a municipal...