Royal Holloway on Ecosia: Campaign Success!

Back at the end of 2019 we highlighted a new campaign at Royal Holloway, University of London. Royal Holloway on Ecosia aimed to make the carbon-friendly search engine, Ecosia, the default search engine on all university computers. We’re thrilled that after a year of campaigning by Rhiannon and the Royal Holloway on Ecosia team, Royal…

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Make 2020 Your Year for Low-Impact Living

We’re in a climate emergency. The Earth is dangerously close to its tipping point in terms of being able to come back from the damage humans are causing to our ecosystems. The devastating bushfires in Australia are merely a taste of what countries may face in the coming decades if we don’t take steps to…

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Event: Taking Action

When: 7-8.30pm, Wednesday 12 February 2020 Where: Boilerhouse Auditorium, Royal Holloway, University of London The second of RHUL Climate Action’s seminars on the climate emergency, this one focuses on the practicalities of tackling climate change. From grassroots direct action to academic and institutional transformation – what is required to transition to a sustainable world? With…

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Event: Climate Crisis 101

When: 7-8.30pm, Wednesday 5 February 2020 Where: Boilerhouse Auditorium, Royal Holloway University of London RHUL Climate Action are holding the first of their seminar sessions on the climate emergency. An introduction to the issue, it’s everything you need to know about the biggest threat of the 21st Century. Reserve your seat here – tickets are…

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Searching on Ecosia Today Will Plant Trees in Australia

The world has been devastated by the news of the recent Australian wildfires. The fires this year are much, much worse than in previous years and this is due to human-induced climate change. Ecosia are using revenue from 100% of searches made on their engine today to go towards reforestation of an area in New…

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InVIVO Planetary Health Meeting 2020

How does a low-carbon trip to Amsterdam to get involved with all things Planetary Health sound? The 9th annual InVIVO Planetary Health Meeting will take place in Amsterdam from 18-20 June 2020. Pre-conference workshops will run from the 17th, and the Meeting is followed by a Public Planetary Health Festival from 19-21 June. As the…

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Announcing the Launch of the Planetary Health Alliance Regional Hubs: Northern Europe

This week at Royal Holloway is packed with activities and talks focused around sustainability (you can find them on our Events page). As part of the College’s commitment to improving sustainability and reducing its impact on the environment, we’re pleased to announce the launch of the Planetary Health Alliance North European Hub. The hub is…

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Ecosia: Save the Planet While You Search

This article is a guest post written by Rhiannon Morey, founder of Royal Holloway on Ecosia. Download Ecosia using this link to support the Royal Holloway on Ecosia campaign. In case you haven’t heard of Royal Holloway on Ecosia… We are a group of five first year students aiming to promote Ecosia – a search…

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Event: Social Science for Planetary Health

Interested in this event but can’t attend in person? Watch the livestream here. The session will begin at 15.00 GMT, Friday 24 January 2020. To launch the Planetary Health Alliance’s new Regional Hubs there will be a panel discussion on Friday 24th January 2020, hosted by Royal Holloway. The theme is Social Action for Planetary…

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