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17 Goals of the UNThe 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. At its heart are the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are an urgent call for action by all countries - developed and developing - in a global partnership. They recognise that ending poverty and other deprivations must go hand-in-hand with strategies that improve health and education, reduce inequality, and spur economic growth – all while tackling climate change and working to preserve our oceans and forestsMore details
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A Greener FestvalA Greener Festival is a not-for-profit company, committed to helping events, festivals and venues around the world to become more sustainable and to reduce environmental impacts. As pioneers in event sustainability since the first research in 2005, AGF provide certification, training, expertise, and facilitate the exchange of best practiceMore details
ACT (Art Citizens on Tour)ACT's mission is to promote eco-friendly practices in show-business. It’s main objectives are: To make artists realise the power of their actions towards the environment. Offer simple and efficient tools to reduce the environmental footprint that shows and touring create. Accompany artists wishing to become accredited in order to make their commitment recognised, and inspire their audienceMore details
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Break Free from Plastic InitiativeThe #breakfreefromplastic Movement is a global movement envisioning a future free from plastic pollution. Since its launch in 2016, more than 11,000 organizations and individual supporters from across the world have joined the movement to demand massive reductions in single-use plastics and to push for lasting solutions to the plastic pollution crisis. BFFP member organizations and individuals share the common values of environmental protection and social justice, and work together through a holistic approach in order to bring about systemic change under the #breakfreefromplastic core pillars. This means tackling plastic pollution across the whole plastics value chain - from extraction to disposal – focusing on prevention rather than cure and providing effective solutionsMore details
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Clif Green NotesCLIF GreenNotes drives environmental justice with nonprofits, musicians, and the fans they inspireMore details
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DJs for Climate ActionDJs4CA formed in 2011 when a group of DJ colleagues felt compelled to do something about the negative aspects of their profession. Their goal is to harness the influence of Dance Music and DJ Culture to power climate solutions and generate action. They strive to give artists the tools and opportunities to use their craft and visibility to engage their community in the climate crisis. They produce events, release original music and run campaigns to raise awareness and raise funds for projects and communities. They cultivate partnerships with advocacy groups and climate conscious projects to give our response the greatest impactMore details
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ecolibriumecolibrium is a live events industry response to the climate crisis – a community of events, festivals, suppliers, artists and music companies taking action to reduce travel impacts and invest in climate solutionsMore details
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Greenpeace Article RE: Reusables Use Post COVID-19'Washington DC, United States – Over 125 health experts from 19 countries signed onto a statement today assuring retailers and consumers that reusables are safe during COVID-19, pushing back on claims by the plastic industry. The health experts — joined by Greenpeace USA and UPSTREAM, both members of the Break Free From Plastic movement — emphasize that disposable products are not inherently safer than reusables and that reusable systems can be utilized safely during the pandemic by employing basic hygiene.'More details
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Julie's Bicycle - Sustainable Production GuideThis guide is for artistic directors, producers, directors, production managers, lighting designers and technicians, set designers and builders, costume designers, and performing arts practitioners across the industry seeking to understand and reduce their environmental impactsMore details
Julie's Bicycle - Touring GuideThis guide is designed to assist in understanding and reducing the environmental impacts associated with touring productions and performances. Divided into subject headings: before the tour, on tour and after the tour, it will cover topics including: efficient routing, sustainable accommodation and liaising with venuesMore details
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Musically FedThe mission of Musically Fed is to mobilize the music industry in the fight against hunger. They work with artists, promoters, management and venues nationwide to donate unused backstage meals to community organisations that feed the homeless, hungry and food insecure. Musically Fed identifies the opportunities, procures the resources, and coordinates all aspects of food handling, transport, and distribution. Their daily goal is to make it easy for promoters and performers to leave each city they visit with a lasting positive impactMore details
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Paris AgreementThe Paris Agreement is a legally binding international treaty on climate change. It was adopted by 196 Parties at COP 21 in Paris, on 12 December 2015 and entered into force on 4 November 2016. Its goal is to limit global warming to well below 2, preferably to 1.5 degrees Celsius, compared to pre-industrial levels. To achieve this long-term temperature goal, countries aim to reach global peaking of greenhouse gas emissions as soon as possible to achieve a climate neutral world by mid-century. The Paris Agreement is a landmark in the multilateral climate change process because, for the first time, a binding agreement brings all nations into a common cause to undertake ambitious efforts to combat climate change and adapt to its effectsMore details
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Reusable vs Recyclable CupsReusable or recyclable cups: which is the most sustainable choice at events? A report by Plastic Promise tells us moreMore details
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Science Based TargetsScience-based targets provide companies with a clearly-defined path to reduce emissions in line with the Paris Agreement goals. More than a thousand businesses around the world are already working with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)More details
SIPA '10 Easy Wins'List of 10 easy wins from across production from The Sustainability in Production Alliance (SiPA), and various partnersMore details
Sustainable ShippingThe Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) is a multi-stakeholder collective of ambitious and like-minded leaders, driving change through cross-sectoral collaboration to contribute to – and thrive in – a more sustainable maritime industryMore details
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Terra Carta's Sustainable Markets InitiativeThe Sustainable Markets Initiative aims to lead and accelerate the world's transition to a sustainable future by putting nature, people and planet at the heart of global value creationMore details
The Future Forest CompanyEverything Future Forest do is designed to maximise the amount of carbon dioxide they can take out of the atmosphere, and maximise the benefit to the environment. Any land that they buy they restore using a combination of reforestation, natural regeneration, and regenerative agriculture practices. They then co-deploy reforestation with two further technologies, biochar and enhanced weathering, to increase the amount of carbon they can sequester per hectare of land by up to 10 timesMore details

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