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Inspiring sustainability through positive human psychology

May 2, 2012 – 2:27 pm | 2 Comments
Inspiring sustainability through positive human psychology

‘Important issue? Yes. Positive approach? Yes. Free? Yes. If you are in Wellington and crave some inspiration and positivity to encourage you, your friends, family or environmental group to live more sustainably then this is not to be …

SHAC turns spotlight on micro-architecture solutions

April 24, 2012 – 8:12 am | One Comment

Press Release: SHAC
Temporary architecture, reuse of materials, community building and simple buildings are the themes of the 2nd annual Sustainable Habitat Challenge micro-architecture workshop, to be held at the CPSA building at CPIT on 2 …

The ‘Stressless’ Workout – Revitalise your Wellbeing

April 11, 2012 – 4:35 pm | One Comment
The ‘Stressless’ Workout – Revitalise your Wellbeing

With Philippa Ross of Cherish Wellbeing
Cultivate a sustainable happy, healthy, balanced lifestyle
Part One – Saturday 21st April – 9.30 am – 2.00 pm
 Reveal the value of your true nature. Disperse your energy into seven key …

Shifting Thinking Workshop, Wellington, for people with a passion for education

April 10, 2012 – 4:40 pm |

NZCER invites you to step into the Shifting Thinking Workshop space in Wellington in May. The Workshop is for anyone with a connection to education, including teachers, tutors, leaders, people working in youth development, policy makers and anyone interested …

Betzavta (together) training, in Golden Bay with Dorothea Schütze – Democratic Education consultant

April 6, 2012 – 2:31 pm |

Dorothea Schütze, an education consultant from Germany, is facilitating a three-day workshop on Betzavta (together) training, in Golden Bay. She is currently visiting New Zealand and has agreed to come and run this workshop for …

Inaugural Tour of New Zealand cycle race set to support “smarter transport”

April 4, 2012 – 5:38 pm | One Comment
Inaugural Tour of New Zealand cycle race set to support “smarter transport”

For immediate release April 4th 2012
In ten days, New Zealand’s newest and most ambitious cycle race will make its way from two ends of the country – Cape Reinga and Bluff – meeting in the …

The Biological Business Model – Sustaining Profit, People and Planet

March 23, 2012 – 7:57 pm | 2 Comments

With Dr Elisabet Sahtouris
Conscious Capitalism and the Biological Business Model.
When you break it down, everything in life follows biological systems and the evolution of these living systems. Even businesses: from what works to what doesnt, …

NZ gets ready to celebrate Earth Hour 2012

March 21, 2012 – 5:50 pm |
NZ gets ready to celebrate Earth Hour 2012

NZ gets ready to celebrate Earth Hour 2012 – WWF

New Zealand will be one of the first countries to celebrate Earth Hour this year, as the ‘lights out for the planet’ environmental movement sweeps westward …

Check out: the Christchurch Changemakers Convention

March 15, 2012 – 5:12 pm | 5 Comments

www.regeneration.org.nz

Marilyn Waring and Susan Guthrie join Letting Space to talk about Productivity

March 13, 2012 – 5:17 pm |

Being Productive
A conversation with Marilyn Waring, Susan Guthrie and Mark Harvey
Free entry. Wednesday March 14th, 1-2pm, Festival Club, Odlins Plaza, Wellington Waterfront
Part of the New Zealand International Festival of the Arts sculpture series The Active …

Nelson Race Unity Day Sunday 11 March 2012

March 9, 2012 – 9:35 pm |

Monday, 27 February 2012, 1:12 pm
Press Release: Nelson Multicultural Council
Race Unity Day Sunday 11 March 2012
This year Race Unity Day will be the biggest celebration ever of our multicultural community, according to Evey McAuliffe from …

Women’s Futures Month to inspire more women to lead New Zealand

March 2, 2012 – 9:30 am | 2 Comments

Contact: Zo Zhou, 021 857 559
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Women’s Futures Month to inspire more women to lead New Zealand
29/2/2012
New Zealand was the first nation in the world to give women the vote, yet women now make …

Auckland’s Cycling Community out to Shine

February 29, 2012 – 10:20 am | 3 Comments

Press release: Frocks on bike

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Auckland’s Cycling Community out to Shine

AUCKLAND: Long limbed frames, greasy chains and designer names will come together with character and charm in Cycle Style, a free afternoon event at …

Otago Polytechnic Centre for Sustainable Practice: Guest Speaker Rick Thorpe, one of the founders of Raglan’s Xtreme Waste

February 24, 2012 – 8:15 pm | One Comment

Guest Speaker: Rick Thorpe
Friday 24th February 2012
12.30pm-1.30pm
Solscape Eco-Retreat, 611 Wainui Road, Manu Bay, Raglan
Rick Thorpe is one of the founders of Xtreme Waste and lives on a permaculture farm in Raglan (often considered the godfather …

Te Radar to visit Kapiti for Sustainable Home and Garden Show

February 23, 2012 – 2:50 pm |

Popular TV star and sustainable lifestyle enthusiast Te Radar is coming to Kapiti for this year’s Sustainable Home & Garden Show.
The Kapiti Coast District Council event is being held on March 24-25 at the usual …

The Green Living Show – 12th and 13th May 2012

February 19, 2012 – 3:43 pm |

Friday 17 February, 2012
 
The Green Living Show is back – New Zealand’s only green show is bigger and better than ever.
 
This free event has lots of variety with a fantastic opportunity for the fashion and …

International Self-Esteem expert to speak in Auckland

February 19, 2012 – 3:36 pm | 6 Comments

Media Release 17 February 2012
International Self-Esteem expert to speak in Auckland
Half of women around the world see family relationships as having the greatest impact on their self-esteem and 66% think they’re expected to be more …

Tides Rites of Passage Celebrating the transition from girl to young woman – April 9th -13th

February 19, 2012 – 3:08 pm |
Tides Rites of Passage Celebrating the transition from girl to young woman – April 9th -13th

Tides Rites of Passage Celebrating the transition from girl to young woman
A safe, powerful, transformative, educational, and moving experience for 13-16 year old girls Our programs are nature-based and community led and are run from …

Learn the ‘Habits of Happiness’, in Christchurch, with Ali Scott

February 1, 2012 – 5:39 pm | One Comment

Ali Scott runs a 6-week evening course teaching the thinking styles and belief systems conducive to being happier.
The courses have been running for two years now and Ali, a trained teacher, writer and therapist says …

Iconic Nelson festival gets a new look for 21st birthday

January 31, 2012 – 8:48 pm |

MEDIA RELEASE – For immediate use
Evolve, Festival of Opportunities
Iconic Nelson festival gets a new look for 21st birthday
An iconic Nelson festival has a new name and launched a new website – in time for its …

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