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Offsetting Carbon & Creating Social Change with Vita – Holly Hughes

November 25, 2019

In this episode I interview Holly Hughes from Vita Ireland, a charity focusing on climate justice and human rights at the same time. Their model is one many could learn from. Have a listen, rate, review & let me know what you think. If you'd like to support this podcast, check out my patreon! x

We chatted about:

  • Holly’s background before working with Vita.
  • Who Vita are & what they do.
  • What life is life for communities in Ethiopia and Eritrea.
  • The importance of community led projects.
  • How carbon credits and offsetting carbon works.
  • How their investment programme works.
  • Making sure your offsets are accredited by Gold Standard.
  • How to support Vita: gift packages and impact fund.


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