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Curated green podcasts & workshops

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1

Outrage + Optimism

Global Optimism
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Green Solutions

Hosted by Christiana Figueres, Tom Rivett-Carnac & Paul Dickinson

Face the climate crisis head on, but understand that we have the power to solve this. From former UN Chief Christiana Figueres and the team who brought you the Paris Agreement, this podcast about issues and politics will inform you, inspire you and help you realize that this is the most exciting time in history to be alive.

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For The Wild Podcast

For the Wild
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Green People

Hosted by Ayana Young.
For The Wild Podcast is an anthology of the Anthropocene; focused on land-based protection, co-liberation and intersectional storytelling rooted in a paradigm shift away from human supremacy, endless growth and consumerism.

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Climate Curious

TEDxLondon
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ month
Green Solutions

Hosted by Maryam Pasha and Ben Hurst

We lift the lid on the climate emergency by speaking to the world’s leading and most relatable climate pioneers. Find out why cities are key to the climate fight, why we need to tackle systemic problems (and not just plastic straws), and why we’re all a bit crap at sustainability.

4

Getting In the Loop

Circular Economy | Sustainability | Closing the Loop
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Circular Economy

Join host Katie Whalen as she examines the challenges facing our current resource use and discovers alternatives to the ‘take, make, dispose’ way of doing things.

Welcome to Getting In the Loop – a podcast dedicated to exploring how to transform to a more circular society that recognises our planet’s limited resources. Each week she interviews circular economy experts about what they’re doing and learning.

5

The Climate Question

BBC World Service
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Green Solutions

Stories on why we find it so hard to save our own planet, and how we might change that.

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DW Living Planet

DW.COM | Deutsche Welle
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Green Solutions

Every Thursday, a new episode of Living Planet brings you environment stories from around the world, digging deeper into topics that touch our lives every day. The prize-winning, weekly half-hour radio magazine and podcast is produced by Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster.

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Conscious Chatter

Kestrel Jenkins
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Sustainable Fashion

Hosted by Kestrel Jenkins

An inclusive audio space, Conscious Chatter opens the door to conversations about our clothing + the layers of stories, meaning and potential impact connected to what we wear. It's a venue that allows us to continue to learn more about the garment industry and how we can all be a bigger part of positive change in the industry.

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Green Dreamer

Kamea Chayne
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Green Solutions

Hosted by Kamea Chayne

Green Dreamer with Kamea Chayne is a podcast that curiously and critically explores our paths to collective healing, ecological regeneration, and true abundance and wellness for all.

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The Circular Economy Show

Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Circular Economy

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation welcomes you to The Circular Economy Show, a podcast about a new way to design, make, and use things, and how we can build an economy that's fit for the 21st century.

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Live Wide Awake

Sustainability & Conscious Leadership
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Conscious Living

Are you ready to escape the matrix and lead your most conscious life? Confronting the truth can be a deep, twisted, insightful, and sometimes painful journey. But with the state of our world today, it is one we must embark on to save the planet and ourselves.

11

Costing the Earth

BBC Radio 4
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Green Solutions

Fresh ideas from the sharpest minds working toward a cleaner, greener planet

12

Plastisphere

A podcast on plastic, people, and the planet.
Website
Season of 10 episodes
Plastic Pollution

Hosted by journalist Anja Krieger

The podcast delves deeper into the world of synthetic polymers, their impact on nature and the quest to tackle plastic pollution. Plastic has become an indelible part of human lives and Krieger tries to explore if humans can develop a healthy relationship with the material.

13

Practical(ly) Zero Waste

Elsbeth Callaghan
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Zero Waste Living

Hosted by Elsbeth Callaghan

Welcome to Practical(ly) Zero Waste, a podcast about making zero waste living as practical as possible. Each episode discusses straightforward practical changes we can make that add up to create a big difference environmentally. We explore different companies, products, habits and practises that make going zero waste easier. Everything we do on this earth has an impact, let's make it a positive one!

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The Sustainable Minimalists

Stephanie Seferian
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Zero Waste Living

Hosted by: Stephanie Seferian

Helping moms create eco-friendly, minimalist homes (without the extra work).

15

A Sustainable Mind

Environment & sustainability podcast
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Green People

Hosted by Marjorie Alexander

A Sustainable Mind is a podcast created for the earth-conscious individual, ecopreneur, environmental activist, sustainability enthusiast, grassroots organizer, minimalist, conscious consumer and the eco-curious. If you are looking to get inspired, motivated and take ACTION to be the change you want to see in the world you are in the right place.

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Sustainababble

Comedy, nature, climate change.
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / week
Green Solutions

Hosted by Ol and Dave

A funny podcast about the environment, sustainability, and all the total guff people talk in the name of saving the planet.

Indian Podcasts


1

Amplify

Sanchi Singh
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Green People
Mumbai, India

Hosted by Sanchi Singh.

Being green is the new black. But environmentalism goes beyond the eco-approved habits of recycling, eating vegan and being flight-free. Environmentalism intersects with issues of racism, migration, food security, human rights, biodiversity, mental health and so much more. Understanding these intersections to enact systems change requires a space to (un)learn. A space free from jargon and judgement. Welcome to that space.

2

Bare Thoughts

by Bare Necessities
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / quarter
Zero Waste Living
Bangalore, India

Hosted by Sahar Mansoor

Wow, have you really sat down and thought about literally all that’s happening, all at one time, today in our world? From advocating for mental health, to equality in all fronts, to climate action, zero waste and environmentalism, to slow living and mindfulness. Sit down with us weekly, as we bring together, a variety of guests, conversations and topics to foster communities and put it all into perspective as we become part of the solution. You’re not struggling alone, so let’s be real, bare and unfiltered with our thoughts!

3

On the Contrary

India Development Review
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Green Solutions
India

Hosted by Arun Maira.

He chats with experts as they share differing perspectives on an issue—caste, environmental sustainability, dissent. The goal is to get people who might sit on different sides of an issue to explore their similarities and differences, and find a new, shared understanding.

4

Ethically Yours

A Podcast to Simplify Sustainability
Website
Frequency: 1 episode / quarter
Sustainable Living
Mumbai, India

Hosted by: Darshana Gajare

Through this podcast, we’ll embark on a quest to 'simplify sustainability'. Weekly dose on Sustainability 101s, Dos, Don’t, Facts, Myths and everything in between to help you gradually take charge & transition into an Eco-warrior.

5

Peak Planet

The Council on Energy, Environment and Water
Website
1 Season of 5 episodes
Air Pollution
Delhi, India

Hosted by Karthik Ganesan

Peak Planet’s first season focused solely on India’s massive air pollution problem. In five episodes with subject matter experts, the podcast has looked at several issues: everything from the public discourse on air pollution to the challenges in measuring air quality and the reasons for worsening air quality in cities

Peak Planet is presented by The Council on Energy, Environment and Water, one of South Asia’s leading not-for-profit policy research institutions.

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Innov8ive!

A deep dive into innovating for a circular economy
Website
Frequency: 2 episodes / quarter
Circular Economy
Mumbai, India

Hosted by Pavithra Mohanraj (Founder, Infinitive)

Supported by the EU Resource Efficiency Initiative for India (EU-REI)

The episodes in this series will cover various aspects critical to accelerating and mainstreaming Circular Economy innovation including role of governments, finance, collaboration and innovation ecosystems. Innov8ive! will also showcase success stories of innovation from start-ups and established businesses.

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The Climapreneur Show

Climapreneur
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Green People
Bangalore, India

Hosted by Shweta Dalmia

The show brings to you value through stories of Climapreneurs- Entrepreneurs driving Climate Action.

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Circular Business Podcast

Sreepriya Sridharan
Website
Frequency: 2 episodes / week
Zero Waste Living
Pune, India

Hosted by Sreepriya Sridharan

Are you the one who believes that an Economic Growth is very much possible without Environment Degradation? then guess what! this podcast is just right for you. Just like you, I too was curious about "How can I contribute to a better environment?" and my quest for answers led me on a path to circularity.

9

Feeding 10 billion

Good Food Institute
Website
Frequency: 1 episode/ week
Food Systems
Mumbai, India

Hosted by Varun Deshpande and Ramya Ramamurthy

By the year 2050 we will have 10 billion people on our planet - a sixth of whom will be in India. If we want to feed all 10 billion of us in a sustainable, healthy and just way, we need to reimagine how we source our food.

Coming Soon


ORIGINAL: Conversations with people from interesting intentional communities in India

Workshops


Online Courses to go green

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Zero Waste in 30

Bare Necessities
Self Paced

This course aims to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of how to transition towards a zero-waste lifestyle.

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2

Sustainability in 30

Bare Necessities
Self Paced

This course takes you through the importance of the interconnectedness between people, planet and profit in order to build a sustainable future moving forward

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3

Guide to Radical Self-Reliance

The Odd Gumnut
Self Paced

The Odd Gumnut's Guide to Radical Self Reliance is a comprehensive toolkit for a regenerative lifestyle. This course covers all you need to know to grow you own food, kick chemicals out of your home, nurture your body using food as preventative medicine, create a strong & resilient community and so much more.

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Sustainable Business Strategy

Harvard Business School Online
3 weeks

Climate change. Income inequality. Social injustice. These are just three of the big problems of our time. In Sustainable Business Strategy, you will learn how businesses can thrive and grow while simultaneously playing a major role in solving some of these big problems. You will also learn how you as an individual can make a difference.

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Circular Economy: An Introduction

edX
7 weeks

In this course, we explore the Circular Economy: how businesses can create value by reusing and recycling products, how designers can come up with amazingly clever solutions, and how you can contribute to making the Circular Economy happen.

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Conservation

MasterClass - Jane Goodall
Self paced

Dr. Jane Goodall teaches how you can conserve the environment. She also shares her research on the behavioral patterns of chimpanzees and what they taught her about conservation. You'll learn how to act locally and protect the planet.

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