We promote the sustainable solutions we visit by writing, vlogging, and talking about them. You can find them all on our website under “Sustainable Solutions“.On this page, you can find various external articles and blogs about sustainable solutions and our project, radio interviews and other media appearances. VideosOur videos are first made available exclusively to our patrons on Patreon. Please consider becoming our patron to support our mission and view the videos first. Two weeks after posting on Patreon the videos can be found on our YouTube Channel (please subscribe!). There are over 100 for you to enjoy! Miscellaneous videos about sailing with us, our mission, and sustainable solutions Blogs for zeilen.nl (in Dutch)Clicking on an image will lead you to the blog at zeilen.nl Blog 59: Tiny Houses Blog 58: Seaweed Blog 57: Urban Gardening Blog 56: Halfway Blog 55: New Zealand Blog 54: All and Nothing Blog 53: Plan A or B? Blog 52: Local = Social Blog 51: Patience Blog 50: Coral Gardening Blog 49: Swimming with Sharks Blog 48: Homemade food and drinks Blog 47: Cleaning a Motu Blog 46: Self-Sufficient on Taravai Blog 45: Stuck in Gambier Blog 44: Pitcairn Blog 43: Ancestral Values Blog 42: Easter Island Blog 41: Nature-restoring farm Alihuen Blog 40: Cleverly Fighting Plastic Pollution Blog 39: Improving Children's Health with Veggies Blog 38: Community-based tourism Blog 37: Investing in Nature Blog 36 - Earthship Ushuaia Blog 35: Meatless in Buenos Aires Blog 34: Sustainable Schools Blog 33: Organic Neighbourhood Farm Blog 32: Natural Coffee Blog 31: Food Forests Blog 30: Casa Tambor Blog 29: Artificial Reefs Blog 28: Sea Turtles Blog 27: El Hierro Blog 26: Banana Logic Blog 25: Greek Gold Blog 24: Rewilding Blog 23: Fair Fashion Blog 22: Solar Wave Blog 21: Reforestation Blog 20: Sardex Blog 19: Slow Food Blog 18: Sustainable Wine Blog 17: Ibiza's Green Heart Blog 16: Solar Energy Blog 15: Cork Blog 14: Fairtransport Blog 13: Hiking Blog 12: Mondragon Blog 11: Transition Town Totnes Blog 10: Sustainable Whisky Blog 9: Ecovillage Findhorn Blog 8: Marine Energy Blog 7: Electrified Norway Blog 6: Permaculture Blog 5: Swedish Nature Protection Blog 4: Copenhagen's Climate Actions Blog 3: Samsø's Energy Revolution Blog 2: Zero Waste Blog 1: Our Mission Articles for Sailing Magazine Zeilen (in Dutch)Read articles that are older than one year by clicking on the image. Article 13: in Zeilen 04/2021 about being stuck in French Polynesia Article 12: In Zeilen 3/2020 about Sailing through Patagonia Article 11: in Zeilen 2019/10 about Patagonia Article 10: in Zeilen 2019/07 about Brazil Article 9: in Zeilen 2019/04 about Malta Article 8: in Zeilen 2019/01 about Food Foraging Article 7: in Zeilen 2018/06 about the Long Mediterranean Summer Article 6: Zeilen 2018/01 about Winter Sailing Article 5: in Zeilen 2017/09 about Gulf of Biscay Article 4: in Zeilen 2017/02 about the Irish Sea Article 3: in Zeilen 2016/09 about Our Departure Article 2: in Zeilen 2015/02 about Our Preparations Article 1: in Zeilen 2015/01 about Norway Newsletter Articles for Sustainability Consultancy Finch & Beak (in English) Newsletter 9: AgriSea Newsletter 8: Algramo Newsletter 7: Cork Newsletter 6: El Hierro Newsletter 5: Sardex Newsletter 4: Plastic Newsletter 3: Copenhagen's Climate Actions Newsletter 2: Community Supported Agriculture Newsletter 1: Our Mission Blogs for ABN AMRO Bank (in Dutch and English) Blog 21 NL: Sardex Blog 21 Eng: Sardex Blog 20 NL: Slow Food Blog 20 Eng: Slow Food Blog 19 NL: Sustainable Wine Blog 18 NL: Ibiza's Green Heart Blog 17 NL: Solar Energy Blog 16 NL: Cork Blog 15 NL: Fair Transport Blog 15 Eng: Fair Transport Blog 14 NL: Mondragon Blog 14 Eng: Mondragon Blogs NL: Our First Year Blogs Eng: Our First Year Blog 12 NL: Transition Town Totnes Blog 12 Eng: Transition Town Totnes Blog 11 NL: Ecovillage Findhorn Blog 11 Eng: Ecovillage Findhorn Blog 10 NL: Marine Energy Blog 10 Eng: Marine Energy Blog 9 NL: Electrified Norway Blog 9 Eng: Electrified Norway Blog 8 NL: Permaculture Blog 8 Eng: Permaculture Blog 7 NL: Nature Protection Blog 7 Eng: Nature Protection Blog 6 NL: Insulation Blog 6 Eng: Insulation Blog 5 NL: Copenhagen Climate Action Blog 5 Eng: Copenhagen Climate Action Blog 4 NL: Samsø Blog 4 Eng: Samsø Blog 3 NL: CSA Blog 3 Eng: CSA Blog 2 NL: Zero Waste Blog 2 Eng: Zero Waste Blog 1 NL: Our Mission Blog 1 Eng: Our Mission Blogs for Renewable Energy Provider Vandebron (in Dutch) Blog 10: Marine Energy Blog 9: Electrified Norway Blog 8: Permaculture Blog 6: Insulation Blog 5 :Copenhagen Climate Action Blog 4: Samsø Blog 3: CSA Blog 2: Zero Waste Blog 1: Our Mission Radio Interviews (in Dutch, German, English) The Green Team of Delft University in the Netherlands (Green TU Delft) interviews about our mission and tips we have for a career in sustainability. On Wellington access radio, a community radio station, we explain how we got started, what motivates us and which great solutions we have documented. (25 min) Ivar is interviewed by the Prosper Podcast about our mission and the sustainable solutions we have described so far. Floris gives an interview to German radio station WDR Cosmo (in German). He tells them about Pitupi, the sustainable children’s clothing company, rewilding efforts on Kalamos by Terra Sylvestris, and organic olive oil pioneers in Greece. Ivar discusses the sustainable aspects of Sardinia’s local currency “Sardex” on radio with Harm Edens in BNR Duurzaam interview #20 (in Dutch, from minute 09:20 – 12:40). Ivar discusses some of the many positive examples of sustainable change to date on radio with Harm Edens in BNR Duurzaam interview #19 (in Dutch, from minute 11:30 – 14:22). Following our visit to Slow Food restaurant Somorrostro in Barcelona, Slow Food International and the University of Gastronomic Sciences in Italy, Ivar explains the eco-gastronomy concept and sustainable features of Slow Food to Harm Edens in BNR Duurzaam interview #18. (In Dutch, from minute 8:00 – 12:08) In interview #17 for BNR Duurzaam, Ivar explains what we found in our search for sustainable wine in Southern France and Northern Italy (in Dutch, from minute 8:58 – 12:40) Ivar is interviewed by Dutch national public radio station NPO Radio 2 and as Sailors for Sustainability we are added to the station’s Hopeful 100 (in Dutch, 4 minutes). Floris was interviewed by German radio “Deutschland Radio” for their early bird programme on the environment. Ivar discusses the unique ecology and education center “Casita Verde” from Greenheart Ibiza with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio in interview #16 (in Dutch, from min. 08:30- 11:20). Ivar is interviewed on Dutch radio BNR Duurzaam about solar energy in Spain (from minute 11:25 – 13:45, in Dutch). Ivar discusses our findings on the sustainable qualities of cork with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio (in Dutch, from min. 09:57- 13:02). Floris gives a radio interview to German radio station Cosmo about our trip so far and the sustainable solution we found in Portugal, cork. Ivar discussed our meeting in Porto with "Tres Hombres", the sailing cargo vessel from sustainable shipping company Fairtransport with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio (in Dutch, from minute 09:58 - 12:40). Ivar discussed our visit to Santiago de Compostela – Europe’s hiking capital – and the key insights from our first six months with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio (in Dutch, from minute 09:00 - 11:57). Ivar discussed our visit to the Mondragon cooperatives with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio (in Dutch, from minute 19:40 - 22:21). Ivar discussed our meeting with “Earth lawyer” Polly Higgins on Ecocide Law with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio (in Dutch, from minute 9:44 - 13:27). Floris gives a radio interview to German radio station Cosmo about our trip so far and the sustainable solution we found in Portugal, cork. Ivar talks to Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about our visit to “Transition Town” Totnes (in Dutch, from minute 8:58 - 12:00). Ivar talks to Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about our quest for sustainable whisky (in Dutch, from minute 16:05 - 19:05). Ivar tells Jan Postma of BNR Nieuwsradio about our visit to Ecovillage Findhorn (in Dutch, from minute 09:52 to 13:25). Ivar tells Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about electric transport solutions and marine energy (in Dutch, from minute 07:17 to 11:43). Ivar tells Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio which solutions we discovered in Copenhagen and Sweden (in Dutch, from min. 09:40 to 14:00). Ivar talks to Harm Edens of BNR Duurzaam about Samso (in Dutch, from min. 16:42 onwards). Ivar talks to Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about Zero Waste and CSA (in Dutch, from minute 12:50 - 17:06). We tell Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about our departure (in Dutch, from minute 10:18 to 13:07). Ivar is interviewed for Business News Radio (BNR Duurzaam) about our mission (in Dutch). Interviews for Newspapers, Magazines, and Blogs (in Dutch, English, German, Italian) Noonsite: Top 10 Sustainable Cruising Tips The Blue Book Copernicus features us as World Citizens who connect communities Turkish sailing magazine Motor Boat & Sailing features Sailors for Sustainability in their November 2019 issue. German sailing magazine Yacht features us in their story about sailors doing something for the environment (hardcopy, 18/2019) Travel Blog King Goya writes about our mission German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung reports about our collaboration with the Munich International School's sixth graders, which helped the school being awarded the label "Umweltschule". Amsterdam News Blog City Nieuws about our mission Travel Blog Ecoreizen writes about sustainable travelers Sustainability Consultancy Sea Going Green interviews us Ngo Eetbaar Soest reports about our visit Goede Reis features us in their hardcopy magazine Online magazine Bedrock writes about our 1-year anniversary looking for sustainable solutions Dutch newspaper Het Parool writes about our mission Italian nautical magazine Liguria Nautica interviews us News blog GRN United writes about our mission Magazine Intermediair writes about our mission Lifestyle blog Ibiland reports about our day out in Ibiza Winq features an interview with us in its hardcopy magazine Elsevier Juist writes about our mission (hardcopy) Following our pleasant encounter with Falk Viczian and crew on their 100% solar powered catamaran, our story is included in the Solar Wave blog (in German). Copywriter Tekstwerf wrote a lovely article about us for our 1-year anniversary (in Dutch). Maastricht University publishes the story of our mission in the news section of their website. Following our pleasant encounter with Falk Viczian and crew on their 100% solar powered catamaran, our story is included in the Solar Wave blog (in German). Bedrock published their interview with us on their website (in Dutch). Elsevier Juist headlines a (Dutch) overview of our travels and mission on their website. Miscellaneous Appearances (in Dutch, English, German) Yachting Monthly (June 2021) about sailing in Italy in summer The winners of Vandebron's prize write about spending a week with us After meeting the the Dutch Agricultural Counsellor in Buenos Aires, we feature on the Facebook page of the Dutch Embassy. Win a week with us in Chile! Renewable energy company Vandebron had a campaign with us as its prize (in Dutch). We feature on noonsite.com - the reference site for sailors. The club magazine of sailing association Hellevoetsluis features our mission in four issues. Sustainable Tourism World features our mission and selected sustainable solutions in five posts After working a year with 6th graders of the Munich International School, we visit them at school. The Dutch website "Mobiliteit Centraal" is launched, aiming to guide the public through the fascinating world of transportation. Our blogs are featured on a regular basis. Our partner Vandebron features our 1-year anniversary with an article and the video they made with us when we sailed from Amsterdam to Enkhuizen (in Dutch). We were nominated as “Challengers & Go-Getters” (Uitdagers en Aanpakkers) of Dutch television programme Backlight (VPRO Tegenlicht). Winq.nl shared our story about the energy revolution on the Danish island of Samsø Recruitment agency Techers wrote an article about us on their blog (in Dutch). Windpilot, the supplier of "Herbie" our indispensable windvane, has added our website to its blog. Nauticlink wrote about us on its website (in Dutch).