Forests & Biodiversity

This week’s blog post is about forests, their critical importance for our planet, threats they’re facing, and actions we can take to protect them. Forests & Biodiversity: The role of trees In a recent article about landscape degradation and potential for regeneration, I addressed the importance of trees and the multiple roles they fulfill: “Trees Read more…

Principles of Sharing Economy

The sharing economy is one of the many alternative economic models to our current capitalist system. In our Sustainability section, I briefly talk about alternative economies such as steady state economy, circular economy, sharing economy, and economic degrowth. Sharing economy is also known as collaborative consumption.As its name suggests it, it is a system where people Read more…

How I live healthy and happy on $18,000 a year

Living on AUD $18,000 a year in Australia might seem scarce to many, but it’s just what I need to live healthy and happy without much restriction. Happy & Healthy Income I work 4 months/year, usually 4-6 weeks every quarter or so, in various jobs that present themselves along our travels and relate directly or Read more…