The Sacred Forest

The Sacred Forest

Summer 2018 – Our very own Tipping Point team member Peter purchased half of a ´Sacred Forest´ in the Philippines (50ha). The ambition to invest differently, thus with no selfish returns but a collective value return expressed in nature and culture, led him to a crowdfunding project of the Tribes and Nature Defenders, a foundation led by the local indigenous tribe. The ´Sacred Forest´ is located on Mindanao, the Southern island of...

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Fête de la Nature

Fête de la Nature

Fête de la Nature is an annual grassroots nature festival, spread out over The Netherlands, with hundreds of events and thousands of visitors each year. The festival started in France and is held in Holland since 2013. In 2018 The Tipping Point is responsible for the organisation and communication of the festival, which take place from 25 – 27 May. This year National Park De Alde Feanen in Friesland is the ‘capital’ of Fête....

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Changemaker Challenge

Changemaker Challenge

During the spring season of 2018 we’re organizing the Changemaker Challenge. This student competition in The Netherlands and Belgium – set up by the Dopper Foundation – aims to stimulate more young people to focus on the global issues of clean water and / or plastic waste. Changemaker Challenge: for alpha, beta and gamma students! Are you studying for a HBO or Master’s degree in for instance art, theater, anthropology,...

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A conversation with Kate Raworth and Willem Ferwerda

A conversation with Kate Raworth and Willem Ferwerda

Forget Growth, Think Doughnut! On January 8, 2018 The Tipping Point platform Ondernemers van Nu organized a thought provoking event about the transformation of our economy. A packed DeliteLabs went in a conversation with Kate Raworth – author of Doughnut Economics – and Willem Ferwerda – #1 sustainability leader in The Netherlands – on how to do business in the doughnut economy. Instead of economies that need to grow,...

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Maasai Drought Relieve

Maasai Drought Relieve

The Tipping Point is involved in a campaign to support the Maasai in the current incredibly tough times, climate change related, they are suffering. The campaign is run together with Maasai Elder Ezekiel Ole Katato, the Maasai people, Heroes & Friends and a team of other great people. The Maasai of East Africa are iconic because of their strong and popular culture. Majority of the Maasai live in Kajiado County, south of Nairobi in Kenya. The...

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Film tours and premieres

Film tours and premieres

We organized Dutch premiere tours for Kip Andersen (Cowspiracy and What the Health) and Josh F0x (How to let go of the World, and Love all the Things Climate cannot Change).

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