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Holiday Gift Guide – 20 Green Gift Ideas

Holiday Gift Guide: 20 Green Gift Ideas 25 NOVEMBER, 2016 By Laura Klapperich ‘Tis the season to be jolly! It is the holiday season again and it is time for us to nurture our family, to reconnect with our loved ones and to be joyous! Most people stress out about...

Meet our Interns: Samantha Butler

Meet our Interns: Samantha Butler 14 SEPTEMBER, 2016 Samantha (Sam to those who know her) has just finished a graphic design internship for Greenpop in Cape Town. In her role, Sam helped with the designs for Greenpop campaigns, designed materials for events, including...

Meet our Interns: Alec Ilstrup

Meet our Interns: Alec Ilstrup 05 DECEMBER, 2016   By: Emily White Alec was an intern for Greenpop. He worked as their media intern, producing short films for promotion and eco-education and took photos for Greenpop events and activities, even taking over the...

Rise to the Challenge!

Rise to the Challenge! 15 NOVEMBER, 2016 By Misha O’Dale (Nee - Teasdale) Tree - E - O Greenpop Now more than ever, do we need to have the mindset of a revolution. We need to take our personal power back and realise that equality for humanity and the environment is so...

How to Find Good Organic Foods

How to Find Good Organic Foods 14 NOVEMBER, 2016 Guest post by: Katarina Lajtman (Go Green) If you remember that most of the food you find at your local grocery store is tainted with pesticides, it’s easy to get motivated to look for organic foods. But where do you...

10 Easy Steps to Go Green at the Office

10 Easy Ways to Go Green at the Office 9 NOVEMBER, 2016 By Alice Beckett Most organizations would agree that going green is the right choice, but just a few of them actually put it into practice. While sustainability is becoming more and more important among...

Water less, waste less

Water less Waste less 7 NOVEMBER, 2016 By Helen McGlead According to the City of Cape Town, our dams are only at 60% and with a very long and dry summer ahead of us, we all need to take the responsibility to monitor our personal water use! I often cringe at myself...

Meet our Interns: Susy

Meet our Interns: Susy 2 NOVEMBER, 2016 Via Roots Interns Meet Susanne, a young professional from Germany, who joined environmental NGO Greenpop to volunteer her time and use her skills and experience for a worthwhile cause. I’m Susanne, nickname Susy, 31 year young...

21 Ways to Become a Greenpop Activist

21 Ways to Become a Greenpop Activist 1 NOVEMBER, 2016 By Emily White Get active (not anxious) about the future of our planet with these activist campaign suggestions that are fun, adventurous, and even daring! Choose one of our suggestions or come up with your own...

Five ways to run an eco-conscious business

5 ways to run an eco-conscious business 31 OCTOBER, 2016 By Alice Beckett Operating an eco-conscious business is not only beneficial for the environment but also for your company's image. No matter how big or small your business is, it is possible to make these five...

How to Stay Green during Halloween

How to Stay Green during Halloween 28 OCTOBER, 2016 By Laura Klapperich With everyone's favourite holiday right around the corner, Greenpop is here to remind you that while Halloween may be spooky, the future of our planet doesn't have to be! Halloween is a fun...

5 Environmental Heroes We Admire

5 Environmental Heroes We Admire 26 OCTOBER, 2016 By Alice Beckett Environmentalists from past and present have had such a big impact on our lives, so why is it so hard for many people to name more than a couple? Here at Greenpop HQ we appreciate and admire those...

Veggie-friendly Restaurants in Cape Town

Veggie-friendly Restaurants in Cape Town 24 OCTOBER, 2016 By Alice Beckett In recent years, being “green” has become synonymous with reducing meat consumption, as livestock leaves quite a considerable carbon footprint (for more information, click here and here). Being...

How to Stay Green While Travelling

How to Stay Green While Traveling 21 OCTOBER, 2016 By Emily White Everyone loves to travel, but it's no secret that between the planes, trains, and automobiles that it takes to get you to your destination, traveling can often be quite detrimental to the environment....

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