We promote the sustainable solutions we visit by writing, vlogging, and talking about them. On this page, you can find articles and blogs about sustainable solutions and our project, radio interviews and various other media appearances.
Blogs for zeilen.nl (in Dutch)
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Articles for Sailing Magazine Zeilen (in Dutch)
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Newsletter Articles for Sustainability Consultancy Finch & Beak (in English)
Blogs for ABN AMRO Bank (in Dutch and English)
Blogs for Renewable Energy Provider Vandebron (in Dutch)
Radio Interviews (in Dutch and German)
Interviews for Newspapers, Magazines, and Blogs (in Dutch, English, German, Italian)
Miscellaneous videos about sailing with us, our mission, and sustainable solutions
Miscellaneous Appearances (in Dutch, English, German)
26 November 2018: After meeting the the Dutch Agricultural Counsellor in Buenos Aires, we feature on the Facebook page of the Dutch Embassy.
13 November 2018: Sailing wiki Noonsite added our story to their Portrait of a Cruiser section.
12 June 2018: Win a week with us in Chile! Renewable energy company Vandebron launches its campaign with us as its prize (in Dutch).
7 May 2018: Sustainable Tourism World recounts the sustainable solutions we found in the United Kingdom.
4 December 2017: Sustainable Tourism World recounts our adventures in Italy and our visit to a Land Life Company project in Calabria.
12 November 2017: Our trip through Sweden features in “Het Bestek”, the club magazine of Dutch sailing association WSV Haringvliet. Read the full article by clicking below.
7 November 2017: The Munich International School reports on the efforts made by its 6th graders in their “Service as Action” course on sustainability. We help them learn about plastic and sustainable food and they raise funds for our cause.
30 October 2017: Sara Vitali of Sustainable Tourism World blogs aoubt our stay in Italy and visit to Sardex.
10 September 2017: 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.
6 September 2017: The Albanian paper “The Tirana Times” quotes us in an article about the sustainable tourism hiking path we visited.
27 August 2017: 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).
5 July 2017: Sustainable Tourism World features a second article on us on their website.
1 July 2017: Our sustainable solution “insulation” is featured in Het Bestek, the club magazine of sailing association WSV Haringvliet in Hellevoetsluis (in Dutch).
13 June 2017: Tekstwerf goes the extra mile to continuously improve our blogs for ABN AMRO. They wrote a lovely article about us for our 1-year anniversary (in Dutch).
13 June 2017: 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).
21 May 2017: Sustainable Tourism World features an article on us on their website.
15 April 2017: We are featured in the club magazine of WSV Haringvliet, Het Bestek. Read the article (in Dutch) here.
1 March 2017: We were nominated as “Challengers & Go-Getters” (Uitdagers en Aanpakkers) of Dutch television programme Backlight (VPRO Tegenlicht) and received 257 votes.
26 January 2017: Maastricht University publishes the story of our mission in the news section of their website.
13 January 2017: Bedrock published their interview with us on their website (in Dutch).
9 January 2017: It was Ivar’s turn to give a radio interview again! Live from Portugal, he discussed our findings on the sustainable qualities of cork with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio in interview #14. (in Dutch, from min. 09:57- 13:02)
7 January 2017: Floris gives a radio interview to German radio station Cosmo about our trip so far and the sustainable solution we found in Portugal, cork. Listen to the entire interview here (in German)
25 December 2016: Windpilot, the supplier of “Herbie” our indispensable windvane, has added our articles on his blog. Many thanks Peter Foerthmann!
19 December 2016: 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 interview #13. (in Dutch, from minute 09:58 – 12:40)
10 December 2016: Nauticlink wrote about us (in Dutch) on their website update
5 December 2016: 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 interview #12. (in Dutch, from minute 09:00 – 11:57)
26 November 2016: An article (in Dutch) about us in “Het Bestek”, club magazine from WSV Haringvliet in Hellevoetsluis.
21 November 2016: Ivar discussed our visit to the Mondragon cooperatives with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio in interview #11. (in Dutch, from minute 19:40 – 22:21)
7 November 2016: Ivar discussed our meeting with “Earth lawyer” Polly Higgins on Ecocide Law with Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio in interview #10. (in Dutch, from minute 9:44 – 13:27)
24 October 2016: Despite the poor phone connection, Ivar gave another update to Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about our visit to “Transition Town” Totnes in radio update #9. (in Dutch, from minute 8:58 – 12:00)
10 October 2016: Ivar gave another update to Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about our time in Scotland and quest for sustainable whisky in radio update #8. (in Dutch, from minute 16:05 – 19:05)
10 October 2016: Our mediapartner Winq.nl shared our story about the energy revolution on the Danish island of Samsø:
26 September 2016: Ivar tells Jan Postma of BNR Nieuwsradio about our visit to Findhorn EcoVillage in Scotland in radio update #7. (in Dutch, from minute 09:52 to 13:25)
12 September 2016: Ivar tells Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio about electric transport solutions in Norway and marine energy development in Orkney in radio update #6. (in Dutch, from minute 07:17 to 11:43)
29 August 2016: Ivar tells Harm Edens of BNR Nieuwsradio which solutions we discovered in Copenhagen and Sweden in radio update #5. (in Dutch, from min. 09:40 to 14:00)
24 August 2016: Elsevier Juist headlines a (Dutch) overview of our travels and mission on their website.
15 August 2016: Ivar gives update #4 to Harm Edens in BNR Duurzaam radio programme (in Dutch, from 16:42min onwards).
11 July 2016: Recruitment agency Techers wrote an article about us on their blog (in Dutch).
4 July 2016: Ivar gives update #3 to Harm Edens in BNR Nieuwsradio a day after our arrival in Samsø. Tune in from minute 12:50 – 17:06 (in Dutch).
20 June 2016: Our second appearance with Harm Edens in BNR Nieuwsradio! Tune in from minute 10:18 to 13:07 (in Dutch)
6 June 2016: Ivar is interviewed for Business News Radio. In their weekly sustainability program (BNR Duurzaam), Ivar explains our drive to visit and spread sustainable solutions and answers questions about the boat, the route and our respective roles on the boat. Listen to it here (in Dutch).
1 June 2016: Nauticlink wrote about us (in Dutch) for their June newsletter and website update.