Green HUMAN Beings build on these VALUES ethical/moral political religious social aesthetic … to bond … to unite … to bridge … to appreciate … to make the world a better place. I conceive that the land belongs to a vast family of which many are dead, few are living, and countless numbers are still unborn. ~ A Chieftan from Nigeria Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not. ~Dr. Seuss Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value. ~Albert Einstein My country is the world, and my religion is to do good . ~Thomas Paine
Green HUMAN Beings ’ Concerns Climate Change Energy Consumption Pollution Water / Land Biodiversity, Forest, Ozone Layer Effects of Development Waste Management Reduce, Re-Use, Recycle Landfill, Incineration Zero Waste
Climate Change As the temperature keeps going up … … have you experienced the effects ?
Need for Energy Sources Are we running out of resources?
The chase for WATER… climate change change in patterns of rainfall rivers drying up growing population clearing of grasslands and forests increase groundwater pollution
Developments Affect Biodiversity How can it be protected?
Ocean and Fisheries <ul><li>Where have all the corals </li></ul><ul><li>gone? Are we doing </li></ul><ul><li>enough? </li></ul>
Deforestation is for… … production … urbanization What will you cut them down for if you know of the effects on the ecosystem ? … agriculture
If I am your friend… <ul><li>You are my friend On my lush green playground I love watching you play Having fun with my toys I am always there for you </li></ul><ul><li>If I am your friend Would you litter my playground? Would you destroy my toys? Will you be there for me, your good friend, </li></ul><ul><li>Earth…? </li></ul>
ozone loss is exceeding ozone creation take action to protect the ozone layer Ozone layer filters out "cell-damaging" ultraviolet (UV) radiation. man-made CFCs can cause ozone depletion.
Waste Management MAKE THE RIGHT CHOICE Landfill? Incinerate? Reduce, Re-Use, Recycle? ZERO WASTE?
WHAT IS YOUR PRIORITY FOR THE ENVIRONMENT ? What are yours? Do you care enough? Vision ? Mission ? Directions ?
BE ASSOCIATED to bond …to unite …to bridge …to appreciate WE CAN DO MORE TOGETHER
A World of Green HUMAN Beings <ul><li>http://www.slideshare.net/group/values-in-living-green </li></ul><ul><li>SHARED VALUES </li></ul>What are yours? Share – Adopt – Personalize
Equations of Green Values Shared <ul><li>at </li></ul><ul><li>http:// greenbeingnancy.blogspot.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://creativerecyclers.blogspot.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.slideshare.net/GreenBeingNancy </li></ul><ul><li>created with thanks to </li></ul><ul><li>Microsoft Program </li></ul><ul><li>clipart artists discovered </li></ul>