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May 8, 2021
Guiltless Plastic

GTT is proud to be part of the Guiltless Plastic Project!!   PLASTIC IS NOT GUILTY. ABUSE AND MISUSE ARE THE REAL PROBLEMS. WE NEED TO CHANGE OUR HABITS! ROSSANA ORLANDI WITH THE INTERNATIONAL PROJECT WANTS TO ENGAGE THE DESIGN WORLD TO GIVE NEW LIFE TO USED PLASTIC AND WASTE EXPLORING THEIR ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES OF […]

 
April 15, 2021
Urban Ecology Project

We had a great virtual meeting with May and Virginia of the Urban Ecology Project, programme director Chris Widmaier and Tom Snyder Director of Programming and Conservation Action from Seneca Park Zoo.   The Urban Ecology Project was started in 2017 in Rochester, New York, USA, in response to the lack of diversity in the […]

 
March 31, 2021
Green on Green Fundraiser

In March 2021, GTT members devised a fundraiser to raise money to help @purplecommunityfund to provide support for their students who have been on lockdown since Spring of 2020. Many of them live in very small spaces and do not have access to the online lessons because they do not have mobile telephones or tablets. […]

 
March 16, 2021
Children in the Wilderness Otjinungua clinic

We are very happy to have been able to support (at the last minute) a Children in the Wilderness Otjinungua clinic in the Kunene region. This is related to the school in the Mariennfluss Conservancy area where we supported the building of the Eco Garden. The closest town Opuwo is roughly 340km from the area […]

 
March 1, 2021
A trip down memory lane

These last few months have been quite intense with the many changes surrounding Covid-19 and coping with the stress that the changes have placed on not only daily life but trying to make normal plans for the future. There is some consolation that everyone is in the same situation, some people have more difficulties if […]

 
February 26, 2021
Introducing Project Rousseau

We are happy to announce the beginning of a collaboration with Project Rousseau based in New York, USA. Project Rousseau shares many objectives with GTT about empowering young people to be the best they can and we are in awe of the work that founder Andrew Heinrich and his team have done so far! Watch […]

 
January 30, 2021
Good News

Starting the new year like what??!! Life goes on despite the difficulties we face, we hope that 2021 will unfold in a more positive way than 2020. There are many good things with potential to make good news. We continue to study and work hard to make differences where we are able… more updates on […]

 
December 27, 2020
Well-being over the festive season

Connections – connect with people you know, maybe they need contact more than you, even a five-minute chat may help you more than you think and you are likely to be helping someone else at the same time.   Contribute – find ways where you can contribute positively, search for online with @ecosia for programmes […]

 
December 17, 2020
A teenagers guide to saving the world!

What a great experience recording this podcast with Lilly! We hope you enjoy listening to it and send our thanks to Brian! Imagine a future where single-use plastics only exist in historical museums, as relics that remind us of society’s past mistakes. This is more than just Lilly’s dream, it’s her goal to achieve this. […]