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Becoming a Circular Community

The Dawoodi Bohras of Vancouver incorporate sustainable practices at their community centre to curb single-use plastics.

Bohras in Nairobi Mark World Environment Day with Cleanup Drive

Community members in Nairobi marked World Environment Day by organising a cleanup drive in collaboration with the Kenya Wildlife Service.

In Conversation with Composting Enthusiast, Tasneem Maimoon

In this interview, Tasneem Maimoon shares her experiences as an organic planter and the impact it has had on her life. 

The Solar Initiative: Dawoodi Bohra Centres Across India Move Towards Sustainability

Community centres across India are switching to solar power with the help of Burhani Foundation.

The Universe Within – A Perspective on Climate Change

We take a look at the phenomenon of climate change from the perspective of Fatimi existential philosophy and how each individual can play a part in bettering the environment we all inhabit.

An Educator and his Passion for Bonsai

Ahmedali Hebatullah, an educator at Aljamea-tus-Saifiyah Nairobi, has a passion for cultivating bonsai in his backyard. He hopes they bring joy to others and inspire them to pursue gardening and tree planting.

An Address by Syedna Burhanuddin on his 80th Birthday

On his 80th birthday the late His Holiness Dr Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin delivered a speech to mark the occasion.

Meet Our Young Environmentalist

Mustafa Darbar is a 13 year old environmentalist who aims to better the environment by planting, cleaning and inspiring.

Syedna Donates Seed Balls to Re-Green Kenya

As part of his 76th birthday celebrations, Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin donated 76000 seed balls for the reforestation of Kenya's depleting forests.

Mayor Turner Recognises Community’s Efforts to Eliminate Waste

Mayor Sylvester Turner of Houston along with other officials and guests recognise the community's initiatives to reduce waste and increase sustainability.

Wood Doctor Gives New Life to Waste

Driven by a passion for conservation and wood work, Murtaza Balasinourwala spreads his message by reclaiming waste wood and turning it into beautiful furniture, while creating employment in the process.

Your Backyard and Beyond

A fun filled event aimed at conveying the message that conservation begins in everyones backyard.