Act Now

 

The choices we make each day shape the world we live in. Everyone can take small steps to make the world a greener, fairer place, and RESET’s Act Now section is a great place to start.

RESET Recommends 2020: 10 Hand-Picked Fundraising Projects With Real Impact

At the end of 2020, we’re looking back on a year full of changes and challenges - but also forward to a new year full of opportunities to do things differently - and better! And you can play a part. Here we present the RESET team's top 10 fundraising projects for 2020 - hand-picked projects that combine innovation, impact and integrity, and could help ensure a sustainable future for all.

Sustainable Electronics: Which Smartphones and Computers are the Greenest?

When it comes to clothing, coffee and chocolate, there are dozens of labels and certifications that prove products have been sourced and manufactured in a socially and environmentally ethical way. But when it comes to smartphones, computers and other devices, it's a different story. Want to support the future of sustainable electronics? We've put together some tips.

RESET Recommends 2019: 8 Hand-Picked Fundraising Projects With Real Impact

Want to donate to a good cause but can't work out the best place to send your hard-earned dollars? Here are the RESET team's top 8 fundraising projects for 2019 - hand-picked projects we love, with top marks for innovation, impact and integrity.

Tips, Tricks and Digital Tools for Reducing Food Waste in Daily Life

Food waste is a global problem with huge financial, social and environmental consequences. Fortunately, as individuals, we can make an enormous impact on the problem with just a few simple adjustments to our daily lives. 

7 Quick and Easy Ways to Cut Down on Plastic

Around the world, a massive one trillion plastic bags are used every single year. And then there are all the plastic bottles, plastic packaging and other one-use plastic products that end up in landfill on earth and floating in our seas. The problem is overwhelmingly huge, but it's one that we can all do something about.

Tyres Pumped, Phone Charged? Our Top 10 Cycling Apps

These days it's not just the Dutch and the lycra-clad Olympians who are bike crazy. More and more people are swapping the steering wheel for a pair of handlebars, and climbing into the saddle. Whether you're looking for a new route to work, want to track your sporting prowess or learn how to fix a flat tyre – here you'll find the app that’s right for you.

5 Simple Online Ways That Help You Support Refugees Right Now

Want to show solidarity with the world's refugees, but not sure how? Your computer, tablet, or phone could be a pretty good place to start.

11 Tips for Saving Energy at Home

"Turn off the light when you leave the room!" Your mom was right, it's pretty sound advice. Cutting down on your energy use at home doesn't just save money, it also contributes to the fight against climate change. We've put together some tips on how to back up your green conscience with small, practical, everyday actions.

RESET Recommends 2018: 10 Hand-Picked Fundraising Projects With Real Impact

Want to clean plastic out of the ocean, supply medical services in crisis regions and give the gift of sight for just one dollar? Here are the RESET team's top 10 fundraising projects for 2018 - hand-picked projects we love, with top marks for innovation, impact and integrity.