If you’d like to learn more about climate and biodiversity-related issues or become an active member of a group, here is a list of our favourite resources.
The Future We Choose
Christiana Figueres & Tom Rivett-Carnac
A cautionary but optimistic book about the world’s changing climate and the fate of humanity.
To Speak for the Trees
Canadian botanist, biochemist and visionary Diana Beresford-Kroeger’s life journey from ancient celtic wisdom to a healing vision of the forest.
Investing to Save the Planet
In this essential introduction to green investing, Alice Ross shows you how you can turn your savings and pensions, however big or small, into a force for change.
Valuing the Earth
Herman E. Daly and Kenneth N. Townsend
Valuing the Earth collects more than twenty classic and recent essays that broaden economic thinking by setting the economy in its proper ecological and ethical context.
How Not to Die
Michael Greger MD
The vast majority of premature deaths can be prevented through simple changes in diet and lifestyle. Physician, lecturer and founder of NutritionFacts.org, Dr. Michael Greger, the examines the fifteen top causes of death in America
Sitopia: How food can Save the World
Sitopia explores the idea that food shapes our lives, and asks what we can do with this knowledge in order to lead better ones. In essence, it is a practical, food-based philosophy.
The Mushroom at the End of the World
Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing
What a rare mushroom can teach us about sustaining life on a fragile planet
The Omnivore’s Dilemma
As omnivores, humans are faced with a wide variety of food choices. In the book, Pollan investigates the environmental and animal welfare impacts of various food choices.
How Bad are Bananas
From a text message to war, from a Valentine’s rose to a flight or even having a child, Berners-Less gives us the carbon answers we need and provides plenty of revelations.