Flanders has the worst air quality in the whole of Europe. Because of it, a citizen of Antwerp has nearly two years taken off of his or her life. Antwerp is the second most congested city in the world and the number of cars on the road keeps growing. Participants of this Inside Out project are pointing out the need for regulating policies and demand political leadership by the next elections.
The UN climate negotiations are at a critical stage, with almost no progress so far, and only two days left to strike a deal for the climate. More than a thousand Durban schoolchildren from 8 different primary schools formed the image of a giant roaring lion to inspire the policy makers at COP17 to have the COURAGE to take urgent action on climate change. "This is the 17th time you come together... please stop negotiating away our future."
Chelsea King was, at 17, a support for her friends and an inspiration for many. Even after her tragic death her spirit continues to motivate thousands all over the world. Chelsea’s infectious zest for life was memorialized with the words “Joie de Vivre” and her trademark sunflower. We hope this video reminds you to live each day with the utmost joy and to engage with your community.
The Reef Summit in Belize is a three day conference held for the protection of Coral Reefs globally as well as locally, for which Spectral Q’s team organized the collaborative Human Aerial Art event for the community to send out a powerful message for healthy reefs, reaching national and global leaders.
On the 10th of October 2010, three creatures wearing wings set out in the 19th district of Paris for an uplifting raid through the neighborhood. This area has witnessed lots of trouble for decades, and the people living there have been left alone to handle it. As all people in need for a brighter future, they dream of one. And the first step towards realizing a dream is having hope and support that can strengthen you to follow through.
10:10 is a global campaign to reduce carbon emissions by 10% in a year – starting in 2010. Any person, family, business, school or other organization can cut 10% – and by working together we can make sure our actions count. 10:10 was initially planned as a UK campaign, but over 100 enquiries from 27 countries followed, until they finally admitted they had to go global. On the 5th of June, Yann Arthus Bertrand's foundation GoodPlanet launched 1010 France.
This website has been created in response to the dramatic events on the 20th of April in the Gulf of Mexico and serves as a platform for all who want to help and respond to the ongoing disaster oil spill and volunteer to clean up the mess, to all who want to stop the initiating of the new drilling in Alaska and on the long run (get informed and sign the petition) and on the long run, for all who’re seeking an alternative to oil.
This 'artists united' production was created thanks to the combi- ned effort of actress Marie Vinck, photographer Sophie Rata, videographer Bert Oste, costume designer Pieter Van den Zegel, make-up & visual artist Annelien Debusschere, topmodel Thomas Gielen, graphic designer Peter Eeckeleart and the Swedish band Thus:Owls. We produced this campaign for 1miljoenbomen.be - an organisation that started by planting 1 million trees, and now moves on to 10 million.
For the design of our tshirt we've asked our printing partners at Afreux to work from a grafiti piece we adopted from a street artist in Buenos Aires. The tank top is made of organic cotton en was produced by Greenpeace respecting fair trade regulation. We kept it's natural color and used eco ink for printing. By buying this tank top you will donate the full 15 euros to A Better World, financing artistic productions that are used for inspirational, sensitizing and fundraising purposes.