There are many ways to live the Laudato Si. Here are some of the suggestions on what you can do.

AGRICULTURE

  1. Practice Organic Farming / Gardening
  2. Patronize Organic Agriculture
  3. Advocate Organic Agriculture (ex., training, Lobbying)
  4. Becoming Vegetarian/Vegan
  5. Plant-base diet as a Lifestyle
  6. Practice Meatless Day Diet

 

WASTE

  1. Iniatiate Segregation & Collection of Waste
  2. Initiate or Join a Clean-up Activities
  3. Composting
  4. Practice Rs (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Reject, Refuse, Repurpose)
  5. Advocate Waste Management (ex., training, lobbying)
  6. Report Violators
  7. Non-Usage of Plastic Products (ex., single-use plastics such as straws, etc.)

 

INDUSTRY

  1. Patronize Energy Efficiency and Fuel Switching
  2. Switch to Other Alternatives (Aircon)
  3. Practiced Green Procurement
  4. Patronize and Advocate Green Building
  5. Engage in Carbon Trading or Carbon Off-setting

 

TRANSPORT

  1. Use Non-motorized vehicle (include walking)
  2. Carpooling
  3. Use Public Transport
  4. Advocate of Clean Air (ex., training, lobbying)
  5. Report Smoke Belchers

 

FORESTRY

  1. Patronize Non-Timber Forest Products
  2. Engage in Non-Timber Forest Livelihood Programs
  3. Planted Native & Indigenous/Native Tree Species
  4. Advocate Forest Protection & Management (ex., training, lobbying)
  5. Report Illegal Logging

 

ENERGY

  1. Patronize Renewable Energy
  2. Practice Energy Conservation

 

Most importantly, ultimate actions include:

  1. Writing letters to businesses and financial institutions
  2. Receiving response on your letter
  3. Initiating dialogues with stakeholders
  4. Divestment of shares and investments from institutions supporting waste to energy, mining and coal
  5. Investing in renewable energy and other climate friendly businesses
  6. Divestment of shares and investments from institutions supporting waste to energy, mining and coal and investing them in renewable energy and other climate friendly businesses
  7. Participate in the crafting, improvement of national or local government policies