Our Creative Response to the 12th Goal:

Responsible Consumption and Production

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Fiction in response to Responsible Consumption and Production
Dec 2018

Two planets down.

It isn’t just a game or a mission. It’s our lives. When my grandparents took off in the first wave of explorer rovers, nearly 40 years ago, the concept of finding two more habitable planets

By Ilana Arougheti
1. Christina (for 1. Grance, nonfiction)
Nonfiction in response to Responsible Consumption and Production
Dec 2018

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, I went to a talk called “The Power of Stuff” by the executive director of Greenpeace, Annie Leonard. In her talk, she asked three key questions and explained what we could do to fix them.

By Grace Muresan
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Dec 2018
Poem in response to Responsible Consumption and Production

Plop! into the garbage disposal it goes

But after that? Well no one knows

Think of what was used to make

The simplest things for goodness sake!

By Grace Muresan
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Dec 2018
Nonfiction in response to Responsible Consumption and Production

Imagine piles and piles of leftover food, stretching out as far as you can see. Uneaten food, food from restaurants and cafeterias, or from a family making a little too much for dinner. Food gone rotten on the way to the store and thrown out upon arrival.

By Kelsey Cashman
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Dec 2018
Nonfiction in response to Responsible Consumption and Production

Did you know that, according to environmental protection organizations such as Animals Australia and Ocean Crusaders, there are over 100,000 marine animal deaths each year due to plastic bags in the ocean? Animals Australia also states that the...

By Caroline Sun
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Dec 2018
Nonfiction in response to Sustainable Cities and Communities

I work at a big tech company in the heart of the Tech industry, Silicon Valley. But I am not a software engineer or any of the other prestigious high-paying jobs you’re thinking of. In most of these companies, workers are given free breakfast, lunch, and...

By Grace Muresan

2018 Actions in Spotlight

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