It is virtually impossible to spend any time within the adventure community and not hear about a plastic pollution journey. As awareness of the issue has grown, the number of individuals passionate about making a difference has increased exponentially.
“A celebration of powerful, purpose-driven films that matter”. That is the strapline for the first Adventure Uncovered Film Festival taking place on 29 and 30 November. The event is the only adventure film festival entirely dedicated to screening films with a social awareness and/or environmental impact. We’re taking two days […]
Nearly 150 adventurers, change makers and outdoor enthusiasts came together earlier this month to discuss and debate how the adventure community can be catalysts for making this amazing planet a better place to live.
The loss of snow cover in the Alps expected over the coming decades as climate change bites is expected to have serious environmental consequences, from rising sea levels to untold ecological impacts. For members of the snow community, the effects of climate change also herald potentially significant disruption to the winter sports they love and upon which many livelihoods now depend.
Adventure Uncovered Film Festival is an evening celebration of powerful, purpose-driven adventures that matter, and the only adventure film festival dedicated to screening films with a social awareness and/or environmental impact. Join 300 people over two days celebrating the very best purpose-driven adventures, big and small, which shine the spotlight on a diverse array of pressing, neglected and little-known issues facing humanity and our environment right now.
Chris Shirley is on a mission to support athletes in conflict and post-conflict environments, in Afghanistan he helps grassroots adventure activists flourish amid the chaos of war.
Ahead of Adventure Uncovered Live next week, Ben Willis summarises how adventure can contribute to the greater good.