We just discovered Works that Work, a magazine in english and spanish “for the curious mind, intending to surprise its readers with a rich mix of diverse subjects connected by the theme of unexpected creativity that improved our lives.” Finally in-depth design stories and not just pretty pictures!

Green Drinks Barcelona is back! The first get-together is this thursday, february 27th from 7pm at Apocapoc co-working. Come along!

 We took a pledge and are excited to add these books to the yök library!

We agree with the article that “Sustainability measures, in other words, work. When applied correctly, they work to cut overhead, and they don’t offend or scare away guests, even in hotels known for their luxury accommodations in every sense of the word.”

You can download Goodwin’s critical and concerning talk about the future of Tourism in Barcelona, and the slideshow here. He says: “many in the industry are in denial that tourism is bringing economic, social and environmental pollution. It has to be managed.” We agree.

Happy World Tourism Day! 2013 is about celebrating and preserving water. Download the background paper Tourism and Water: Protecting our Common Future here.

The business of changing consumer behaviors. An excellent report about industries with the most potential to change consumer lifestyles. By Futerra.

Sustainable lifestyles will be big business.

It’s time to change the value of changing consumer behaviors.

On the 5th october Barnamil is organising a Tour of the Green ShopsGet to know where to find organic, eco-friendly, local and artisanal stuff in the neighbourhood of Sarrià.

Here’s a message from a very inspirational man, Ray Anderson, the radical industrialist who climbed mount sustainability. We recommend his book “Confessions of a Radical Industrialist: Profits, People, Purpose -Doing Business by Respecting the Earth”. Watch his TED talk “The business logic of sustainability

We think these #FuckCars socks by MBP are perfect to cycle around Barcelona! Get them at My Beautiful Parking.

At yök, we will strive for technical and emotionally durable design! Read more about the latter on Triplepundit