Green Days 2012

Gaia is happy to announce that the annual tradition continues, as we invite you all to Green Days 2012!

Green Days 2012This year’s Green Days’ theme is ‘responsible consumption’ and our slogan is ‘Made in Earth, Paid with Earth’. This year we present various activities around this topic:

Tuesday 13th March:

12:30-13:10 – Nordic house: Sigurður Eyberg presents his movie and project about Iceland’s ecological footprint, and his fascinating experiment about his own eco-footprint.

Wednesday 14th March:

11:00-15:00 Clothes Swap in Háskólatorg

12:30-13:10 – Askja room no. 129: Elva Rakel Jónsdóttir from the Environmental Agency will give us a lecture on ecolabels.

20:00 – Bíó Paradís – Icelandic première of the documentary ‘Waste Land’ followed by green drinks and an informal discussion.

Thursday 15th March:

11:00-15:00 Clothes Swap in Háskólatorg

12:20-13:10 – Nordic house: Panel discussion – Who controls consumption?
followed by the presentation of Gaia’s ‘Green Awards’.

Friday 16th March:

11:00-15:00 Clothes Swap in Háskólatorg

12:30-13:10 – Askja room no. 131: Dominique Plédel Jónsson will give us a lecture about Slow Food and responsible consumption in the food industry.

19:00 Pub-Quiz and party at Dillon Bar!

Hope to see you all there, don’t hesitate to spread the word and invite your friends to all of our activities!

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