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Share thoughts, encourage others, and reinforce positive new habits on the Feed.

To get started, share “your why.” Why did you join the challenge and choose the actions you did?

    Land Use Buy Bamboo
    Are bamboo alternatives readily available in your community? If not, what are other sustainable alternatives?

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 8:33 PM
    Some bamboo alternatives are  available in my community. I use a bamboo  toothbrush and encourage their use over plastic any day.
    Women and Girls Learn about the Need for Family Planning
    What did you learn about the need for family planning? Share some of the learning with your friends!

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 8:31 PM
    Since parents are responsible for the education, shelter, clothing and food for their children family planning has an important long term impact on the financial situation of any family.  Family planning is also extremely important for the health and well being of both mothers and children.

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    Laurel Sibert 4/25/2018 7:49 PM
    I have been even more conscious about recycling and have recycled more things due to this Eco Challenge.
    Women and Girls Support Women-Owned Businesses
    Globally, women typically invest a higher proportion of their earnings in their families and communities than men. How can you better support communities by supporting women?

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 7:40 PM
    If women invest their earnings in their communities and families at a higher proportion than men, then supporting women owned businesses would naturally lead to better supporting our communities. 
    Electricity Generation Learn More about Biomass
    Had you ever heard of biomass techonology before this? What did you learn that surprised you? Share this with your friends!

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 7:34 PM
    People have been using biomass since the beginning of civilization. 
    Buildings and Cities Upgrade My Windows
    How does improving your home's energy efficiency help you better live out your values?

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 7:24 PM
    Improving my home’s energy efficiency will reduce the amount of energy my family consumes which is in line with our values. 
    Electricity Generation Rooftop Solar Consultation
    Identify some ways in which modern human societies have become unsustainable. What kind of roles do individuals have in creating and changing practices in society?

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 6:31 PM
    Materials Launch a Recycling Program
    How can you take your commitment to sustainable living beyond yourself? How can you, personally, work toward broader change?

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 6:28 PM
    Land Use Advocate for Forest Protection
    Higher standards of living are very often dependent on moving our environmental costs elsewhere. What are some specific ways in which the environmental impacts of your own lifestyle might be shifted elsewhere?

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 6:25 PM
    Think before you buy anything! Social, economic and environmental impacts.

    Food Reduce Animal Products
    What do you think contributes to people in North America eating more meat than other countries, and what does this say about North American values and ways of living? How do we start shifting a meat-focused food culture?

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    Kristin Poch 4/25/2018 6:23 PM