Book Discussion: 'Bare Necessities’ with Sahar Mansoor & Tim de Ridder
In this world full of plastic and chemical waste, how can you help save the planet? Did you know that there will be more plastic than fish in our seas by 2050? Did you know that it takes 20,000 litres of water to make a pair of jeans? Did you know that we have a massive food wastage problem, and yet millions die of hunger each day? Bare Necessities is your one-stop guide on how to move towards a more sustainable lifestyle in India. Filled with activities, insights, recipes, tips and how-to guides, it is a must-read for anyone wanting to make a positive change in their life and to our environment. Sahar Mansoor is founder and CEO of Bare Necessities, a zero-waste social enterprise, she is a circular economy nerd, voracious learner and curious traveller. Sahar has gained accredited degrees on environmental topics in India, the US and England, becoming a University of Cambridge alumni. Moreover she has volunteered in Guatemala, Jamaica and the Democratic Republic of Congo on various humanitarian projects Sahar has a 500 gram jar of waste that she brings to workshops that she runs on sustainable living, which is all the waste she has produced in the past 5 years. She is looking forward to sharing her tips on living a zero-waste lifestyle with you. Tim de Ridder began his environmental career in Australia, prior to moving to South East and South Asia. He has organized a wide range of workshops on sustainability, with a focus on the circular economy, the creation of an online education course on waste in India and community engagement initiatives in Cambodia and Malaysia. Bare Necessities is the second book he has authored after his self-published Tales from the Roadside, a memoir about a solo bicycle trip across Europe that connected him to the world in profound ways.
#12 "Will people like the product? Is the pricing okay? I wanted to be a part of the solution." Sahar Mansoor | The Climapreneur Show with Shweta Dalmia
The Climapreneur Show
The Climapreneur Show with Shweta Dalmia “Will people like the product? Is the pricing okay? How will I raise money? I have gone through at least 200 failed pitches. I wanted to be a part of the solution. Any dream is a dreamable dream and that is what I love about the Bare Necessities team.” Sahar Mansoor Sahar and Tim have written this amazing book “Bare Necessities: How to Live a Zero-Waste Life Book”, which will guide you in your zero-waste journey, helping you take your first step. https://barenecessities.in/products/bare-necessities-how-to-live-a-zero-waste-life-book?_pos=5&_sid=1b59d825d&_ss=r 🌈Today’s episode is sponsored by House of Clima, Your one-stop-shop for affordable and sustainable fashion. Visit stores of brands creating clothes with love at https://houseofclima.com/ Connect with Bare Necessities Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/barenecessities_zerowasteindia/?hl=en Website- https://barenecessities.in Connect with us- Website- www.climapreneur.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/climapreneur/?hl=en LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/climapreneur Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4GMQ8y88tmrjm8H0xAoSFu Apple Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-climapreneur-show/id1537053155 Google Podcasts: https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8yY2I2MjBmYy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/climapreneur/ House of Clima Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/houseofclima/?hl=en Website- https://houseofclima.com
#29 - Planning the Sustainable Way - Sahar Mansoor(Founder of Bare Necessities)
Against The Odds
Sahar Mansoor, the founder of Bare Necessities, & I sit down and have a chat around the importance of planning the sustainable way and why it's imperative we lead a Zero Waste Lifestyle, as part of Episode #29 of Against The Odds. We talk a whole lot about the importance of planning and scheduling, how to build something from nothing, why sustainability is the need of the hour, the power of sustainable development, how one can get a green job and build a career in sustainability, how dyslexia is not really a disability and how to overcome or handle dyslexia too! Bare Necessities is an eco-friendly company that sells zero waste products for various use cases. Drop your questions to email@example.com or DM it on Instagram: https://bit.ly/AkashDamodaran-Instagram Looking for all the episodes? Watch the entire series here, if you prefer the video version: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQoA3JiiMKpBN3nC8l1Ihyk7hZUUTSgM1 Follow/Subscribe to ensure that you don't miss out! Subscribe to our podcast - YouTube(Video version): https://bit.ly/AkashDamodaran-YouTube Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2FQpO0l Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3aL69dv Google Podcasts: https://bit.ly/AgainstTheOdds-GooglePodcasts Stitcher: https://bit.ly/AgainstTheOdds-Stitcher All other links can be found here: https://bit.ly/AgainstTheOdds-AllLinks Connect with Sahar here - https://www.instagram.com/saharmansoor https://barenecessities.in/ Connect with me here - Instagram: https://bit.ly/AkashDamodaran-Instagram LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/AkashDamodaran-LinkedIn Facebook: https://bit.ly/AkashDamodaran-Facebook My Company Website: https://www.tuckstand.com
Talking Trash with Sahar Mansoor, Founder & CEO of Bare Necessities
Taking the Leap
In our debut episode, we are talking all things trash with Sahar Mansoor, Founder of our portfolio company Bare Necessities – A 100% zero-waste lifestyle brand that mirrors the philosophy of ‘doing more and better with less’. Sahar has been a recipient of Google India’s Inspiring Indian of the Year 2017, NDTV’s Swachh Warrior and many more. Having been an environmentalist since she was a little girl, to prodding her dean at Cambridge University to introduce a new course on ‘environmental planning’, to spending hours with waste pickers from rural West Bengal, her love for nature has now transpired into a full-blown zero-waste venture.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/social-alpha/message
Building a Zero Waste World with Bare Necessities Founder Sahar Mansoor
In this podcast you will learn the following:1.Art of shaping your career by following your curiosity and conviction 2.Balancing growth and impact 3.Practical ways to build a zero-waste world empathetic to the environment Sahar is the founder of Bare Necessities, a zero-waste personal care and home care brand that has recently raised funds from Social Alpha and other distinguished investors. She is a Cambridge alumna and her prior experience includes environmental planning, policy and law. Sahar formerly worked at the World Health Organization in Geneva and SELCO Foundation on decentralized energy policy. She is also a freelancer for Huffington Post UK and India.
Sahar Mansoor, who currently lives a zero-waste lifestyle in Bangalore, India is the Founder and CEO of Bare Necessities - Zero Waste India. A University of Cambridge alumni, with a background in environmental planning, policy, and law, Sahar formerly worked at the World Health Organization in Geneva and SELCO Foundation on decentralized energy policy. In this episode, Sahar talks about building a zero-waste movement, the importance of female leadership, and 5 simple tips on how to reduce waste. Share your thoughts and opinions in the comments.Follow The Afflatus on social media:www.facebook.com/aalok.rathodwww.facebook.com/unciafilmswww.instagram.com/al_rathodFollow Sahar Mansoor: https://barenecessities.in/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/sahar-mansoor-a6aa3623/--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theafflatus/support