Beach clean up with Sea Shepherd Iceland
Góðan daginn! Did you know that there are an estimate 26 millions tons of plastic that are wasted globally, and thrown into the sea every year? In SEEDS, we think that every little step counts and that is why last Sunday we organised a beach cleanup with Sea Shepherd Iceland in...
On Sunday, we participated in the anti-whaling protest with other local associations in front of the Parliament. Our volunteers were really motivated to take part in this strike and they used their drawing talents to create some signs and banners! This strike was in response to the decision...
Climate Strike March
Today our volunteers from China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, South Korea and Spain, took part in the climate strike in Reykjavik. They joined the protest at Austurvollur square, the main public square in the city. Every Friday, until the 5th of April, hundreds of people in Iceland...
Photography and Environmental Sustainability in March
It’s time to say farewell to our dear volunteers from Hong Kong, Japan and Russia who participated in our Photography & Environmental camp. As you can see, they finished their adventure with style and a lot of humor. They showcased their photographs of Iceland’s beauty on the walls...
What have our March volunteers been up to?
This weekend was the kick off start for our Photography, and Environment & Sustainability learning camps! On the first day, Friday, we joined the Climate Strike protest, a movement inspired and motivated by Greta Thunberg’s activism… We weren’t even bothered about the rainy...
Photography & Aurora in February
For our most recent Photography & Aurora Hunting camp, people from three different continents armed themselves with cameras and met in Reykjavík to further their passion for photography. Their diverse backgrounds and experiences only helped them grew closer, as they jointly explored different...
Environmentally Awareness in February
Currently, SEEDS is hosting an Environmentally Aware camp with participants from China, South Korea, and Taiwan. In the last few days we have organised an urban Clean-Up around Reykjavik; we went on the Golden Circle excursion; we visited the Whales of Iceland museum; we went on a guided tour...
Photomarathon, Auroras & Lights festival
We have just finished another successful Photomarathon camp! For this time, we had participants from China, Germany, Japan, Russia, South Korea, Switzerland, and Taiwan. This camp started on the first day of the Winter Lights Festival which is an annual event that brings life to...
A day at the Reykjavik Tool Library
The past week we took our SEEDS Environmentally Aware volunteers to visit the Reykjavik Tool Library, a great new project in Iceland that promotes circular economy. We hope we're getting more and more people inspired to reduce, reuse and repair! Zero waste for the win!
Visit at the whales of Iceland Exhibition
Our winter "Environmentally aware" camps have been hard at work cleaning the Reykjavik coastal area! After a hard working morning the group had the opportunity to visit the "Whales of Iceland" exhibition. The exhibition shows 23 man made life size models of various whale species...