Lifestyle - All

Ekklesia is not just a think-tank, but also a 'do-tank.' Here you can find a range of ideas on how to make your lifestyle greener, shop ethically, live more simply or take action on a range of justice and environmental issues.
9 Mar 2007

Solar mobile phone charger - where to get a solar mobile phone charger



A Solar mobile phone charger means that the sun is your friend. _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Solar ipod charger - where to get a solar ipod charger



A solar ipod charger means that the sun is your friend. But the solar ipod charger isn't just for charging ipods. The solar ipod charger can also be used to charge all your portable electronics through solar powerClick here to find out where to get a solar Ipod charger _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Energy saving plug



An adaptor with a difference: plug your PC into the master socket and extensions into the side plugs, and when you switch off your PC, or put it in standby mode, the power will be shut down to the extensions as well. You can get an energy-saving plug here _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Get a toilet water saver



Hippo the Toilet Water Saver conserves about 3 litres of water each time a toilet is flushed. This is approximately 33% of water used in a toilet, and 10% of total water used in a house. _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Get an Eco Kettle



Until now, accurately measuring the amount of water to be boiled in your kettle has been all but impossible. The result? It is estimated that, on average, we boil twice the volume of water needed every time. Which means twice as much energy, twice as much time. _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Give an Alpaca - charity gifts from Oxfam



Click here for Oxfam charity gifts Pick up an alpaca package today! The Alpaca (Vicugna pacos) is a domesticated breed originally from South America. It resembles a sheep in appearance, but is larger and has a long erect neck. Click here for Oxfam charity gifts _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Help stop violence against women



Changing attitudes is the first vital step in ending violence against women. Oxfam ‘change makers’ are working hard to influence groups, communities, and societies all over the world. Click here for Oxfam charity gifts _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Give a school desk and chair



African children are the future of the continent. Their education is key to future economic growth and lasting democracy, leading to greater stability and improved standards of living. The current state of education in Africa, however, is plagued by a lack of funds, teachers, textbooks, and equipment. Click here for Oxfam charity gifts _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

HIV/ AIDS awareness event



Young people continue to bear the brunt of the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, with youth under age 25 accounting for more than half of all new HIV infections each year. Those between the ages of 15-24 are particularly hard hit, especially girls and young women who comprise the majority of young people living with the disease. Click here to find Oxfam charity gifts on the Oxfam website _________________________________________
9 Mar 2007

Mosquito nets for Africa



Forget the tiger, snake or shark, the mosquito is the most dangerous animal in the world, responsible for more human deaths than any other. Click here to find Oxfam charity gifts on the Oxfam website _________________________________________