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Eager to take planet-positive action on climate change but not sure how? Here are some easy things you can do – today.

Community
Support Imagine5

Join others from around the world by supporting our mission creating a sustainable future by becoming a member or donating what you can. Your tax-deductible contribution supports us remaining independent and helps us create more impact every day.

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Energy
Go solar

The electricity we use at home accounts for a big part of the emissions that are warming our planet. Embracing solar power is a great way to make your home greener, while saving on your bills.

Advice from Energy.gov
Energy
Turn waste into energy

People all over the world are installing home biodigesters that can eat up your organic waste and produce gas and fertiliser.

Homebiogas.com
Travel
Explore working holidays

Make your travels count by doing something to support the local community. Whether it’s helping out on an organic farm, fixing fences, or working on wildlife conservation, there are loads of opportunities to give back.

Visit Responsible Travel
Talk
Defeat doom and gloom

Talking about climate is one of the most important things we can all do. But those conversations don’t always go the way we hope. Learn how to talk about climate in a way that drives action, not apathy.

Watch the TED Talk
Conservation
Surf for the ocean

Surfriders is a network of surfer-volunteers all over the United States and beyond – and you can be part of it. In between catching waves, Surfriders work to clean up the marine environment and help inner-city kids get a taste for the ocean.

Surfrider.org
Travel
Learn to travel greener

Changing how, when and where we travel is a step towards changing the world. Start now by learning five ways to travel more sustainable, and make sure your big adventures have a low impact.

5 ways to travel greener
Food
Save the planet – one plant-based meal at a time

Following a meat-free diet is one of the best ways you can help beat climate change. But if you aren’t quite ready to hang up your carnivore hat for good, then try a flexitarian one on for size instead.

Plant-based food hacks
Talk
Dial up the dialogue

Your voice is a powerful tool. Talk to friends, relatives, neighbours. Share an article. Write a letter to that company you’d like to see do things differently. Vote for leaders who will drive action. Join forces with other voices… until you are heard.

Write a letter
Eco-consumption
Purchase consciously

The greenest purchase is the thing you choose not to buy. So, what about gifting an experience such as a gallery visit or special lunch? Repair what’s broken, and, for an instant boost to your wardrobe or interior, swapping with friends is more fun than hitting the ‘buy button’.

Discover the Buy Nothing Project
Regreening
Wild your environment

Help steer Mother Nature back onto her natural course. By taking simple steps on the rewilding path, you can do your bit to protect and restore her ecosystems.

10 things you can do
Travel
Go by train instead of plane

Make your trip about the (sustainable) journey as well as the destination. A plane may get you there quicker in time, but a train guarantees a richer experience (and poorer emissions). It’s easier than you think thanks to the brilliant site below.

Get on board
Money
Green your finances

Whether you’re saving for a rainy day, investing or putting your money to some other good use, be sure that your well-earned cash is working as hard for the environment as it is for your pocket. Does your bank or pension plan finance fossil fuels? Find out and switch to eco-friendly funds.

Find a B Corp bank
Food
Use that food – embrace zero-waste

Transforming your unwanted or leftover food into coveted dishes is as easy as pie. So get chopping, cooking, baking, brewing, peeling and pickling, and treat your taste buds not your trash can.

Zero-waste recipes
Fashion
Repair what you wear

Forget fast fashion, try fixing fashion instead. So, go ahead make your own sustainable mark on old or worn clothes and wear that repair with pride! Let’s make mending the latest trend.

Learn to mend
Plastic
Recycle your own plastic

Make plastic your business in more ways than one by joining the global Precious Plastic community and learning how to use what would otherwise go to waste.

Make plastic precious
Conservation
Join a conservation group

When it comes to conservation, small steps by you are giant leaps for mankind because playing as a team, our collective efforts will score a major win in the climate change challenge. Looking for a worthy cause? Pioneering primatologist and activist Jane Goodall’s foundation is a great place to start.

Get involved
Business
Be a force for good

Step into a (business) world where three Ps (people, planet and profit) make a B. Welcome to the B Corp movement – with 5,000 organisations already leading the way, why not join?

Get on the B wagon
Climate justice
Support climate justice

There’s a new movement in town: Intersectional Environmentalism. Its aim? To introduce racial and social justice to the climate conversation. Sign up and help make the green crusade fair and inclusive.

Make the IE Pledge
Greenwashing
Discover the true eco-credentials of what you buy

Sustainability reporting can be one great big grey area. If you want the black-and-white lowdown on a company’s green credentials, then check out your country’s rules on greenwashing.

Read the UK’s Green Claims Code
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