I find it is really important to enforce such a Directive in order to set standards regarding eggs. In Spanish supermarkets eggs from laying hens living in cages are half the price, and therefore consumers have it difficult to make a…"
Hi everybody!I would like to highlight a directive which has been recently signed and will be come into force from January 2012.The directive is on laying hens welfare and its key requirement is a ban on the use of conventional cages for laying hens, although enriched cages, increasing the space and facilities for hens, will be allowed.I think this is not only a step forwards in terms of animal treatment, but will also provide us with healthier eggs, produced in a more natural way.Here is the…See More
Sustainable societies should maximize opportunities for physical, social and mental health for all demographic groups. In addition to environmental sustainability, we must also build social integrity, economic efficiency and well-being.See More
the inititative is great, and I think it is perfectly replicable in Europe, as it doesn't require any particular conditions. On the contrary, I think it is very adaptable to quite a number of situations. What about the…"
Hi everybody,the situation of regional railway system in Italy is becoming worse and worse. In 2011, the funds destined to local transportation system have been cut up to 75%, a fact that poses a serious threat to a system which was already in bad conditions. Even before the manouvre the travellers (and the poor daily commuters) had to experience the inconvience of continous train delays, unsufficient number of wagons in train (more than one time I had to wait for the train after because the…See More
Dear all,the one you see in the picture below is a new ball, which requires no pump and will never go flat, even if punctured. It has the same rebound characteristics, weight and size as any other soccer ball, but unlike many other balls, no child labour is involved in the production. Moreover, One World Futbol, the manufucturing company, for every ball purchased, will give one ball for free to an organization working with youth.One World Futbol (…See More
"thank you Giorgia for being interested with our organization first i registered this organization through Annaliza lives in Singapore.but the name changed to Dandora youth initiative,i started with a project of selling water and car washing,know we…"
welcome to the SPREAD online community! Eco-kids is a remarkable and extremely useful idea. It is always so motivating to see people (and there are many in this community) who really do something to change and not…"
benvenuta! Spero troverai notizie, informazioni o discussioni di tuo interesse nella community (soprattutto nel gruppo Consuming). Se vuoi condivire novità o avvenimenti che riguardano lo Slow Food in Italia e all'estero, non…"
welcome to the SPREAD online community! I will gather some information regarding sustainable make-up and tell you something more specific, but I can tell you I would like to analyse the impact that production of make up has on the…"
Dear everybody, I have some questions for those who use make-up (but of course everbody can contribute).Do you try to buy eco-make up? If so, what are the issues that lead you to sustainable makeup (animal testing, raw materials used, sustainable packaging, skin health) What do you think about it in terms of quality and range of choice among colors, textures, etc? And finally, are these sustainable products accessible enough in your country (in terms of price and availability on the…See More
"Hola Marta, welcome to the SPREAD online community! Feel free to share news, suggestions and comments with other members. And you could be interested in the summer challenge for spanish speaking members, try to have a look at the forum discussione…"
"I have never had a big opinion of Prince Charles, but I have to say that his commitment to organically-grown food is praiseworthy...
UK - Britain's Prince Charles believes the public should think about the benefits or organic farming…"
thank you Giorgia for being interested with our organization first i registered this organization through Annaliza lives in Singapore.but the name changed to Dandora youth initiative,i started with a project of selling water and car washing,know we aim big pls wellcome anything you can teach us will be very help full thank you Kamau peter,Drector
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