EDITOR’S NOTE: This article was originally published for SunStar on December 28, 2017. It was written by Dave Albao, Executive Director of Philippine Reef & Rainforest Conservation Foundation Inc. (PRRCFI), which is responsible for the management and preservation of Danjugan Island, and is one of our collaborators for the upcoming MUNI Travels on March 9-14,
While I feel we should spend more time and resources on creating special memories with loved ones vs. filling their lives with more stuff, we recognize that people WILL consume nonetheless. Fortunately, there are products / gift ideas that are actually useful and meaningful.
I’ve made a rundown of Zero Waste Gift Ideas for varying budgets, recipient personas (for the foodies, the style savvy, zero waste explorers, travelers, etc.), and recipient sensibilities to zero waste living (from not so savvy, to those ready take it to the next level).
Fashion is such a fast moving industry, where trends and styles are within arm’s reach. However, we do not realize the impact of fast fashion and how this is something we can control ourselves. We can easily do this by being more aware of what we purchase: what material it’s made of, where it’s from, how it’s made.
For MUNI Market 2017, we’ve worked especially hard to round up a esteemed lineup of speakers and panelists, representing various sectors, industries, and generations, for a series of MUNI Meetups and workshops to spark conversation and action.
Storytelling is so powerful because of how it can impact other people through connection. Paradoxically, storytelling is also about listening – to your true self and to your audience. Find out more about the MUNI Meetup on Storytelling last August 3!
#InspireEveryDay is all about sharing your passion with this year’s#IEDPassionPitch! 10 chosen speakers will get 5 minutes to inspire, influence and move hundreds of Inspire Everyday attendees to laughter / tears and action!
Capping off a week-long series of THRIVE satellite events is the action-packed THRIVE Festival & MUNI Market on October 24 and 25 at Capitol Commons, Pasig City.
This October, join us for THRIVE!
An event series and festival celebrating creativity, entrepreneurship, and design for social good and sustainability.
Aside from learning to hone one’s own creativity, the resonating message of this meetup was that there is so much to learn from the way others craft the unique spins on their lives as well, and to be inspired by the way they make use of their creativity to make the world an all-around better place.
We’re thrilled to invite you to a new 99U talk series and networking night geared to help you make ideas happen and connect with Manila’s creative scene.