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We are a community of people who are thirsty to act to protect nature.
We are on a journey to protect nature and we support nature protectors who act to protect nature everyday.
We know there are millions of people who are as thirsty for action as we are. Let's join forces.
With this movement we aim to help to connect people who are motivated to act, with nature protectors for them to take concrete actions in their projects
The Thirsty for Action community aims to bring together nature protectors, to move forward actions for a healthier and more sustainable planet. We need to join forces and act together to combat climate change, ensure full circularity, and preserve nature's strength.
Initiatives that protect and/or restore natural ecosystems (forests, watersheds, biodiversity...)
Initiatives that results in eliminating unnecessary packaging to reduce waste and/or systems for collection of wastes and recycling.
Initiatives aiming to reduce or capture carbon emissions.
A committee of passionate nature protectors has been formed to review all applications and select three NGOs, non-profit organizations and social businesses to receive grants of 10,000€ each.
In addition, Volvic will support these three organizations selected for the grants by promoting each of their nature protection efforts in Volvic’s national media space for a full year and hopes to inspire people to support these efforts by participating in and donating to active initiatives and causes.
All entries must be submitted via the
Thirsty For Action form.
The final list of the Selection Team will be released at the latest on November 30th, 2020.
Executive Director, B Lab Europe
Deputy Secretary-General of the German Commission for UNESCO
Global outdoor figure, climate advocate and Founder and President of Kilian Jornet Foundation
Head of Waters and Sustainability Volvic Global
Forester, management csr and public relations Bergwaldprojekt
Executive Director Les Canaux
The Nature Protectors
already part of the community.
The purpose of the association is the protection, maintenance and care of the forest, in particular the mountain forest and the cultural landscapes, as well as the promotion of the understanding of the interrelationships in nature, the concerns of the forest and the dependence of humans on these livelihoods.
For this purpose, the mountain forest project works with volunteers in forests, moors and open-air biotopes at various locations in Germany. The aim of the work assignments is
To preserve the diverse functions of the ecosystems,
To make the participants aware of the importance and the endangerment of our natural foundations of life,
To encourage a broad public to use natural resources in a manner that is compatible with nature.
In Germany, 30% of the forests are endangered : source Bergwaldprojekt