The food industry has a huge impact on global greenhouse gas emissions, the least sustainable food types coming from the meat and dairy industries. There are lots of ways that we can eat and produce more sustainably, but people just need to know how.
Use your persuasive skills to raise awareness of more sustainable food choices. Remember! More and more footballers are going vegetarian nowadays not just to keep themselves healthy, but also to help keep the planet green!
What difference does it make?
One double cheeseburger alone can contribute 8kg of carbon dioxide emissions to the atmosphere, whilst 26% of the planet's liveable surface is used for livestock grazing.
What do you need?
- pencil or IT
- Paper or card.
Step by step
Decide what your flyer is aiming to do - research the topic further, finding facts and examples of good practice. Consider: Meat consumption/ Choosing sustainable fruit and vegetables/ Impact of food waste/ Impact of dairy consumption.
Create your flyer, remember to use your persuasive writing skills, pictures and colour.
Present your flyer to the rest of your class.
Share your flyer with family and friends to raise awareness of the impact of food and climate change.