Presentations

  • Hints Classes of American Women's Club Belgium, Rhode-Saint Genese, 2009 and 2010
  • 3 at Welcombeek, British military spouses, Sterrebeek, 2009-2010
  • 20 at international schools as preparation for our tree planting events in 2010 and 2011

Workshops

  • Wildlife workshop, with our expert, at Savoorke, Tervuren, October 2009 and 2010
  • World Water Day, water experiments, for Serve The City – Brussels, March 2010
  • Composting, with master composters, private garden, Kraainem, June 2009 and 2010
  • 12 workshops on several topics at Savoorke, IMS, Tervuren, 2009-2011
  • 2 workshops on recycling at US Tri-Mission, Brussels and Evere, 2011

Fairs

  • Environmental Fair IBGE/BIM, Cinquantenaire Park, Elsene, June 2010 and 2011
  • 4 fairs for EC Welcome Day, Berlaymont, Elsene, 2009-2011
  • Christmas fairs: 2 at IMS and 2 at BSB , Tervuren, December 2009 and 2010
  • Irisfeest, Woluwe Saint-Pierre, May 2010
  • Stand at Lester Brown presentation at EP, Brussels, May 2010 and May 2011
  • US Embassy volunteers day, Brussels, 2010
  • 3 Expatica fairs, Autoworld, Elsene, 2009 and 2010
  • 2 days, Welcome Fair, The Bulletin Group, Area 42, Schaarbeek, 2009

Other events

  • Tree planting events, Neerlinter 2010 and Gooik/Oetingen 2011
  • Clean-up the World event, Sint-Stevens-Woluwe, September 2010
  • Nature Walk with Biloba forest guide, Watermaal-Bosvoorde, October 2010
  • Earth Day celebration, with Lokilino, Tervuren, 2010
  • Biodiversity Quiz, in cooperation with Friends of the Earth, Brussels, May 2010
  • Car sharing events to Bioplanet, Mechelen 2009-2010
  • Peace Day celebration, Giant Peace Dove building of recycled material by kids, for the
  • Jane Goodall Institute, Tervuren, September 2009 and 2010
  • Organic wine tasting event, with R99, at British Commonwealth Women's Club of Belgium
  • Woluwe-Saint-Pierre, February 2010
  • Several Energy Saving Events, Elsene, 2009-2010

Internal events/meetings:

  • Recruiting events (volunteers or interns), team days, planning meetings (including students)
  • Preparation and feedback meetings on tree planting event, Helping hands events, packing
  • information folders, Board meetings

Cooperation established with

  • Vereniging voor Bos in Vlaanderen (forest association)
  • Beehive associations (Apis Bruocsella and the beekeepers assocation of Flemish Brabant )
  • Natuurpunt (nature organization)
  • Embassies of UK and Slovenia
  • Jane Goodall Institute Belgium
  • Vogelbescherming (bird protection)
  • Serve The City Brussels
  • Brussels Environmental Institute (IBGE/BIM)
  • Universities, several
  • UNEP Brussels Office
  • UNRIC
  • MOS, Green School logo
  • International schools, several
  • Lokilino (eco-toys shop with workshops)
  • Turtle Wings
  • Transition Towns Tervuren
  • Agenda 21 Woluwe-Saint-Pierre and Molenbeek
  • Biloba vzw
  • Friends of the Earth, Brussels
  • Youth movements, JNM and Girl Guides
  • Friends of Amma
  • Gardener's Club of Brussels

Cooperation with companies

  • Levi Strauss Co, since 2011
  • Lokilino, since 2010
  • Reason2.be, since 2008
  • Druk in de Weer, since 2008

Grants

  • King Baudouin Foundation, BreXpat III, 2009-2010

Outreach

  • Distribution of Info Packs: ca. 800
  • Monthly newsletters
  • 2 getting started guides
  • Mailing list: about 1000 subscribers, including schools and embassies
  • Launch of Facebook and Twitter in 2010
  • Fairs (see above) and other Networking activities, e.g. at Greenweek

Articles in other magazines

  • Expatica, several articles, Award Expatica Belgium Best Blog in 2009-2010
  • Away Magazine: 3 main articles + 6 columns with challenge and events 2009-2010
  • Small Talk, BCT, monthly article
  • Danish Magazine, monthly article
  • Brussels Newsletter of 19 communes, 1 article
  • Woluwe Saint-Pierre Newsletter, 1 article
  • Australian-New Zealand, newsletter, several

Interviews

  • The Bulletin, e.g. the Green issue 2011
  • Changemakers in Brussels, by Polly Akhurst of The Hub, 2011
  • Newspaper articles related to our tree planting events (2010-2011)

Sales for others

  • Jane Goodall Institute, several items
  • Vogelbescherming, bird association, several items
  • Earth Policy Institute, books by Lester Brown
  • Apis Bruoscella , wild flower seeds

Other: Status of non-profit organisation ASBL/VZW since April 2010