The idea that anything short of perfection is unacceptable and that results are key rather than the actual process of change is leading to stress, anxiety and inadequacy in the face of climate change and sustainability for young people. When schools and companies start to make small changes on their road to sustainability these should be celebrated as steps in the right direction.
After an incredible almost two years working as part of Solutions for the Planet’s core team, it’s coming up to a month now since I finished in my role as S4TP Admin. The team gave me the most amazing send off – I was genuinely lost for words (a rarity, they would assure you!) – and I’m incredibly grateful to all of them for their kind words and well wishes.