World Environment Day  5 June 2008 Sharing My 10 Incentives to Going Green
Issue We All Face <ul><li>I have heard my mother said that.  </li></ul><ul><li>Now that I have a family of my own, I  </li...
Incentive   No 1: Reduce Cost of Living <ul><li>&quot;It is getting more and more  </li></ul><ul><li>costly to raise a fam...
How can doing 3Rs help? <ul><li>I can create with scraps for  </li></ul><ul><li>my children  </li></ul><ul><li>their schoo...
For My Children
For School Concert
For Teachers’ Day
For Their Friends
Incentive   2: My Personal Development <ul><li>Reduce the cost of  </li></ul><ul><li>picking up new </li></ul><ul><li>hobb...
Incentive   3: Prevent &quot;Treasured Discards&quot; from becoming &quot;Discarded Treasure&quot; <ul><li>Find ideas to k...
Incentive   4: Raise Funds <ul><li>The best way to show  </li></ul><ul><li>appreciation for non  </li></ul><ul><li>profit ...
Incentive 5: Protect the Environment <ul><li>Do you know that the production of one gold ring generates 20 TONS of mine wa...
Incentive 6: Resolve Problems <ul><li>In the Neighbourhood and  </li></ul><ul><li>other areas of my life. </li></ul><ul><l...
Incentive 7: Spiritual Wellbeing <ul><li>Hindu spiritual leader  </li></ul><ul><li>Mata Amritanandamayi,  </li></ul><ul><l...
Incentive 8: Enhancing the Memory
Incentive 9: Fruitful Influence <ul><li>Doing what I say  </li></ul><ul><li>and doing what I do;  </li></ul><ul><li>my chi...
Incentive 10: Just the way I like to be remembered. <ul><li>You don’t have to kill or rob  </li></ul><ul><li>the bank to b...
What did my kids have to say about this? <ul><li>“ Mom, you are famous. Maybe the US President will  </li></ul><ul><li>inv...
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  1. 1. World Environment Day 5 June 2008 Sharing My 10 Incentives to Going Green
  2. 2. Issue We All Face <ul><li>I have heard my mother said that. </li></ul><ul><li>Now that I have a family of my own, I </li></ul><ul><li>am saying the same thing too! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Incentive No 1: Reduce Cost of Living <ul><li>&quot;It is getting more and more </li></ul><ul><li>costly to raise a family!&quot; </li></ul>
  4. 4. How can doing 3Rs help? <ul><li>I can create with scraps for </li></ul><ul><li>my children </li></ul><ul><li>their school concerts </li></ul><ul><li>teachers’ day </li></ul><ul><li>their friends </li></ul>
  5. 5. For My Children
  6. 6. For School Concert
  7. 7. For Teachers’ Day
  8. 8. For Their Friends
  9. 9. Incentive 2: My Personal Development <ul><li>Reduce the cost of </li></ul><ul><li>picking up new </li></ul><ul><li>hobbies. </li></ul><ul><li>Improvise tools for hobbies. </li></ul><ul><li>Innovate with scrap material to learn. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Incentive 3: Prevent &quot;Treasured Discards&quot; from becoming &quot;Discarded Treasure&quot; <ul><li>Find ideas to keep </li></ul><ul><li>things that are of </li></ul><ul><li>sentimental value for </li></ul><ul><li>me from being </li></ul><ul><li>discarded. </li></ul><ul><li>Example: Transform </li></ul><ul><li>a favourite t-shirt into a </li></ul><ul><li>bag. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Incentive 4: Raise Funds <ul><li>The best way to show </li></ul><ul><li>appreciation for non </li></ul><ul><li>profit projects that you </li></ul><ul><li>support is to donate </li></ul><ul><li>money to help them run. </li></ul><ul><li>The easiest and best </li></ul><ul><li>way to raise funds is </li></ul><ul><li>through recycling. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Incentive 5: Protect the Environment <ul><li>Do you know that the production of one gold ring generates 20 TONS of mine waste? </li></ul><ul><li>I am using stainless steel, which is 100% recyclable, in my creations. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Incentive 6: Resolve Problems <ul><li>In the Neighbourhood and </li></ul><ul><li>other areas of my life. </li></ul><ul><li>Dog poo in the park concerns me as my son plays football there. </li></ul><ul><li>It is health hazardous and unpleasant to step on. </li></ul><ul><li>It can affect community spirit when one is against neighbours rearing dogs or taking them for walks in the park. </li></ul><ul><li>The solution? Creation of dog poo scoop. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Incentive 7: Spiritual Wellbeing <ul><li>Hindu spiritual leader </li></ul><ul><li>Mata Amritanandamayi, </li></ul><ul><li>lovingly called 'Amma' </li></ul><ul><li>or the &quot;hugging saint&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>wrote: </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Religion Is a Bond </li></ul><ul><li>Between Man and </li></ul><ul><li>Nature&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>RELIGIOUS EDUCATION </li></ul><ul><li>IS </li></ul><ul><li>ABOUT LOVING NATURE </li></ul>
  15. 15. Incentive 8: Enhancing the Memory
  16. 16. Incentive 9: Fruitful Influence <ul><li>Doing what I say </li></ul><ul><li>and doing what I do; </li></ul><ul><li>my children has </li></ul><ul><li>gone green with </li></ul><ul><li>their idea to collect </li></ul><ul><li>bathwater to wash </li></ul><ul><li>their shoes. </li></ul><ul><li>Way to go children! </li></ul>
  17. 17. Incentive 10: Just the way I like to be remembered. <ul><li>You don’t have to kill or rob </li></ul><ul><li>the bank to be in the news. </li></ul><ul><li>Just try reducing, reusing, </li></ul><ul><li>recycling waste. </li></ul><ul><li>That’s how I make it to </li></ul><ul><li>“ The Star” on 3 rd June </li></ul><ul><li>2008. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Homemaker shares </li></ul><ul><li>recycling tips through the </li></ul><ul><li>Internet” - By NASA MARIA </li></ul><ul><li>ENTABAN - Star Metro. </li></ul>
  18. 18. What did my kids have to say about this? <ul><li>“ Mom, you are famous. Maybe the US President will </li></ul><ul><li>invite you to the White House”. </li></ul><ul><li>Yes, they have watched the movie, “National Treasure </li></ul><ul><li>2: Book of Secrets” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I save discarded treasure, kids. </li></ul><ul><li>Not the National Treasure”. </li></ul>
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