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Fashion Revolution How Nimbu brings sustainability and circularity to your closet!

As the world geared up for Fashion Revolution Week, a key event in the sustainable fashion calendar, I had the privilege to sit down with Kriti Gupta, the founder of Nimbu, a sustainable clothing brand based in Singapore. Nimbu has an innovative approach to fashion, particularly for the younger generation. A circular brand for all things kids, it specializes in hand-crafted, artisan-made clothing, while also offering toys, shoes and books on its online store. Its …[Read more]

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Giving Back Volunteering with Grassroots Sustainability Initiatives in Singapore

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In an era where environmental challenges are more pressing than ever, the power of community-based sustainability initiatives cannot be overstated. Globally, these grassroots movements are making significant strides in promoting environmental stewardship, advocating for social responsibility and fostering a culture of volunteerism. Singapore, renowned for its green spaces amidst urban sprawl, is a testament to the effectiveness of such community engagement in driving sustainable change. This article aims to shine a light on Singapore’s vibrant …[Read more]

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Real Projects, Real Change Featuring 6 Youth teams from Secondsguru’s 8th Zero Waste Bootcamp

As the flagship community outreach event by Secondsguru, the Zero Waste Bootcamp was conceptualised in 2019 to align with the “Year Towards Zero Waste” in Singapore. Initiated under the NEA’s Call for Ideas Fund, this program is now powered by the National Youth Council. The Zero Waste Bootcamp aims to instil environmental stewardship amongst the youth of Singapore, while equipping them with skills and knowledge to achieve pre defined goals. Over the 16 week duration …[Read more]

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Real Projects, Real Change How Zero Waste Bootcamp is contributing to a healthier, friendlier Singapore

Secondsguru - The travelling exhibition

Detailed posters depicting the impact of various projects from Secondsguru’s Zero Waste Bootcamps are on display in a ‘Traveling Exhibition‘ across public spaces in Singapore to spur youth and members of the community to come together and take collective action. The exhibition is on at the Sustainable Singapore Gallery till 10 Jan 2022. It will move to NUS Central Library till the end of March 2022 before heading over to the next public space for …[Read more]