The Slowlife Diaries

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World Water Day

Yesterday, March 22, marked World Water Day. Did you know that 2.1 billion people lack access to safely managed drinking water? And that by 2050, the number of people who live in severely water-scarce areas is could be 3 billion? To make matters …

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Earth Hour

To put things into context for you, the average height of the Maldives is only 4ft above sea level. Here in the Maldives we are incredibly vulnerable to the effects of Climate Change.  Last Saturday, March 24th saw the global celebration of …

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5 Steps to Help Save the Oceans.

Reduce your carbon footprint. Try being more conscious of your energy consumption; start a carpool, wear more or less layers to regulate the thermostat, take the stairs, use compact fluorescent light bulbs, take public transportation or walk. …

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World Environment Day: Connecting With Nature

World Environment Day is a day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for saving the environment. This is a day in which everyone of us can do something positive for the environment. The aim is to individually take action to create a …

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Earth Day: Environmental & Climate Literacy

Each year on April 22nd, the world celebrates Earth Day, this year the Earth Day campaign is Environmental & Climate Literacy.  The goal of this initiative is to educate all students around the world to ensure that they graduate high school …

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