22 August 2022
towards ZERO WASTE FESTIVAL at GANDHI THIDAL/ PONDICHERRY
Monday 22/ Tuesday 23 – COLLECTING UP-CYCLABLES & stall building
INAUGURATION ON WEDNESDAY/ 24 AUGUST / 5.00 PM
A clarion call on the occasion of the 75th Independence Day and 150th Birth Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo.
A plastic free event – bring your own bags, containers and water bottles.
Support through volunteering, Gift-Economy and Crowdfunding
Initiating a Zero Waste Festival with the aspiration of making Pondicherry, Auroville and its Bio Regions independent of garbage.
* Decentralized source of segregation
* Individual/Community composting (homes to individually deposit)
* Dry waste up-cycling through upskilling so nothing goes to landfill or incinerator
* Supporting ecopreneur incubators, eco-friendly products & packaging to lead a zero waste lifestyle
The festival will help to make the move towards a Zero Waste Lifestyle.