>FOOD & CLIMATE
don't waste my energy - a website project for sustainable learning
Initiated and supported by THE ! association (the-horse.education)
Since 2016, young people have been publishing their collaboratively created environmental projects on dontwastemy.energy. Meanwhile 128 contributions carry the newly gained knowledge and experiences of the learners all over the world - in the month of March '20 we registered 9'931 visitors from over 140 countries on the website!
Züri greening participatoryMore...
The first version (beta) of the LWR tool (lwrtool.ch) is released.
We transformed a leaflet (Löschwasser-Rückhaltung, PDF, awel.zh.ch) into a web app conceptualized as a Progressive Web App (PWA). It is a supracantonal tool used for the calculation of the extinguishing water retention volume of warehouses.
The LWR tool (lwrtool.ch) is intentionally reduced to the essential, intuitive and can be used across devices. At the same time it is educational and informative - if required, calculation bases, tables, additional information or tools can be accessed directly.
Install it as an app on your device; use it offline; check necessity of fire water retention; calculate the required fire More...
The first steps towards a "Züri begrünt" web app are being taken using a participatory approach!
Among others, the following questions are in focus:
How can incentives be created to motivate city dwellers to participate and proactively promote the greening of their living and working space?
Which needs are in the foreground?
How can a "Züri begrünt" web app be set up or function so that the feasibility of greening projects is high? How can users be supported on the way to More...
Interviews (archive.org) via Skype with the teachers Ann, Mary, Praveena from Belgium and India and the student Lars and Dharany from Switzerland about their experiences with their current "food & climate" projects and how "The Horse" concept works for them. Further information on the projects More...