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    Eliminating Plastic Waste From the Kitchen

    Kallista explores how we can cut plastic waste in the kitchen....
  • Can Urban Farming Fight the Climate Crisis?

    Kallista Jayasuriya Urban farming “is growing or producing food in a city or heavily populated town or municipality”. It is an emerging phenomenon that is considered to be a part of the solution to the environmental crises that plague modern anthropocentric Earth. In July, I wrote an article about...
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    The Future Of The Environment With The Arrival Of Biden To The White House

    Kallista Jayasuriya In stark contrast to his predecessor, who withdrew the USA from the Paris climate agreement, Joe Biden believes in climate change, and in the importance of urgent action. In one of his campaign videos, he states how we need to act in the next 12 years in...
  • Buying Local: A Rebellion Against Food Giants

    Kallista looks at the move to buying food locally and supporting business by you....
  • The Truth Behind ‘Re-Education Centres’ In China

    There has been international outrage surrounding the re-education camps across China. In its defence, China claims that these camps are voluntary, and exist to reduce extremism, citing attacks by Uighur separatists in 2013 and 2014. However, there have been information leaks which suggest that these camps are far from...
  • Imperfect Action Towards A Sustainable Lifestyle

    Kallista Jayasuriya On the 6th of August, the UK celebrated Cycle to Work Day. This is a way to encourage people to leave their cars in their driveways so as to cut down emissions. However, it goes without saying that Cycle to Work Day is merely a piece of...
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    Are Urban Farms The Future?

    Due to decreasing green space suitable for farming, and an increasing population, urban farms could be a great way to feed our expanding cities. Urban farming is not a new discovery. Nevertheless, only recently has it experienced increased interest and demand. In 2015, the urban farming industry was valued...