9 episodes

Welcome to Acting for Sustainability! Here, we want to talk about sustainability, consumer behavior and local production. Our goal is to interview local and regional actors as well as researchers, students, activists... We are working towards Goal n°12 (Sustainable Consumption and Production) of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Where can you find us? Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/actingforstustainability.se/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/acting-for-sustainability Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Acting-For-Sustainability-105057305059034/

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    • Society & Culture

Welcome to Acting for Sustainability! Here, we want to talk about sustainability, consumer behavior and local production. Our goal is to interview local and regional actors as well as researchers, students, activists... We are working towards Goal n°12 (Sustainable Consumption and Production) of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Where can you find us? Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/actingforstustainability.se/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/acting-for-sustainability Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Acting-For-Sustainability-105057305059034/

    Giorgio Brizio, "Talking about the climate crisis has to do with talking about people"

    Giorgio Brizio, "Talking about the climate crisis has to do with talking about people"

    In this new episode, meet Giorgio Brizio, an italian climate and human rights activist. We had the chance to discuss with him about many interesting topics such as climate migrations, the COP26, activism in someone's daily life, politics, etc...

    We also talked about his book, Non Siamo Tutti Sulla Stessa Barca; and about the important link between the climate crisis and migrations. 

    Wanna find out more about Giorgio?

    Reach him: https://www.instagram.com/giorgiobrizio24/ 

    Find his book: https://www.ibs.it/non-siamo-tutti-sulla-stessa-libro-giorgio-brizio/e/9788884996855?gclid=CjwKCAjw-sqKBhBjEiwAVaQ9a62h9DBpjHoubVCcusA9VCnR3c62Y4zGN_T6TA-2zeteseeVwnpACRoCl7IQAvD_BwE 

    Find us here too :) https://linktr.ee/actingforsustainability

    • 33 min
    Daniel Vamos, "We think that the university should lead the way"

    Daniel Vamos, "We think that the university should lead the way"

    Daniel is a student at Karlstad University and a member of klimatstudent - a student club which advise the University how to enhance their sustainability policies.

    The overall goal is to get the university's emissions down to 0 by 2030 and half of them by 2022. The klimatstudent group thinks that the university should lead the way. And you, what do you think?



    Check the instagram of Klimatstudent: https://www.instagram.com/klimatstudenterna_kau/

    Check their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/770722480575921

    • 20 min
    Lara Sibbing, Connecting Research and Society

    Lara Sibbing, Connecting Research and Society

    In this new episode, we meet Lara Sibbing, policy advisor and researcher on food systems in the Netherlands. After coming all the way to Lille by bike, she explains her Phd topic and how she intended on making it available by everyone by turning it into a play. We also talk about conscious consumption, citizens' involvement in policy making. 



    Our question of the day: is healthy food necessarily more expensive? 



    If you want to read more about Lara Sibbing, you can find more information here: https://www.researchgate.net/scientific-contributions/Lara-Sibbing-2164975442 



    To find out more about us, you can click here :) https://bio.site/gGBfte 

    • 21 min
    Cyrus Farhangi, "French consumers are de-consuming"

    Cyrus Farhangi, "French consumers are de-consuming"

    Hello everyone! Welcome for the second part of our interview with Cyrus Farhangi, we hope you liked the first part! Here, you will hear about resilience, consumerism culture and advertising, de-growth and individual actions !

    Enjoy!

    Useful links:

    PlansB podcast:

    https://www.plansb.info

    More about us:

    https://bio.site/gGBfte

    Cyrus Farhangi:

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/cyrus-farhangi-9301833/

    • 33 min
    Cyrus Farhangi, "There is a lot of room for improvement"

    Cyrus Farhangi, "There is a lot of room for improvement"

    Hi everyone, welcome back for season 2 of Acting for Sustainability! We are more than happy to be back with a this episode with Cyrus Farhangi, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) consultant, podcast host, and teacher at EM Lyon.

    This episode will be released in two parts. On this one you will hear about CSR, transportation, agriculture, consumer responsibility and government regulation for climate change. Cyrus also told us about his podcast PlansB, which you can find here: https://www.plansb.info.

    Stay tuned for the second part coming soon ...

    Useful links:

    PlansB website:

    https://www.plansb.info

    More about us:

    https://bio.site/gGBfte

    More about Cyrus:

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/cyrus-farhangi-9301833/

    • 40 min
    John Piccolo, "If we all went to Mars, the salmon would be fine"

    John Piccolo, "If we all went to Mars, the salmon would be fine"

    Welcome to this season of Acting For Sustainability! 

    Our team is really happy to be back with a new podcast about freshwater ecosystems explained by John Piccolo. 

    John J Piccolo currently works at the Department of Environmental and Life Sciences, Karlstad University, Sweden. John does research in Ecology and conservation biology. Research focus includes freshwater ecocsystems and conservation ethics.

    We hope you'll like the episode! Don't hesitate to give us feedbacks and to follow us on social medias. 

    See you soon! 

    The AFS Team 



    Ressources mentioned in the episode:

    Documentary Seaspiracy on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/fr-en/title/81014008

    Book Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari

    • 45 min

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