• Eirini Sampson

Resources: Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

At a time where social media has been a massive tool for global connection, wy not engage with the climate-change discourse from your phone? Here are our recommendations on some informative accounts to add to your following list.


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It is definitely easy to get lost in the information and it may be a challenge to find informative, well-researched accounts that provide diverse perspectives on fighting climate change. Despite the myriad of misinformation that is out there, we have combed through the 'environmentally-friendly' side of Instagram to give you a full guide of accounts that you may follow to diversify your home page and your daily scrolling.



On Sustainable Living

@act.low.waste: based in Greece, Anastasia runs her account in ethical alternatives and leading a low-waste lifestyle.

@zerowayoflife: based in Greece, Konstantina who shares her journey on living a zero-waste lifestyle.

@syd_stainable: based in the U, Sydney is an environmental science student focusing on sustainable living.

@chloehelenmiles: on "buying less and styling more."

On Fast-Fashion

@ajabarber: they are the author of the book "Consumed: the need for collective change: colonialism, climate change, and consumerism."

@venetialamanna: fair fashion campaigner and cost of the All The Small Things podcast.

@fashionforgood: a global innovation platform and the world's first museum for sustainable fashion.

@ssustainably_: fair fashion campaigner - she shares what she is learning about the fashion industry.

@thatcurlytop: a sustainable fashion activist living in California who shares #ReWearThat on loving what you wear.

On Climate Politics

@earthbyhelena: she works on climate policy and her page focuses on making climate, politics and social justice content widely available.

@jessicakleczka: she is a climate justice activist and writer.

@theragcrew: on climate change, biodiversity and human rights, they are a collective of activists, artists and academics.

On Climate Justice

@mikaelaloach: they are one of the claimants at the Paid to Pollute case heard before the High Court between 6 and 8 of December.

@greengirlleah: founder of the intersectional environmentalist (below), she is a climate optimist, writer and eco-communicator.

@treesnpeace: climate justice activist.

@greendreamerkamea: host of the Green Dreamer Podcast: they explore sustainability through the lens of deep ecology and decolonial thought-in-progress.

On Climate Information

@intersectionalenvironmentalist: a climate justice community resource hub centring BIPOC and historically excluded voices.

@independentclimate: on the latest news on the climate and environment crisis.

@futureearth: a community and online platform seeking to inspire meaningful engagement with the climate crisis through education on social media.


Bottom Line

Engaging in the climate and sustainability discourse takes a lot of learning and re-learning. Increasing this engagement through social media has become a core of today's society, therefore, finding thoroughly-researched accounts who promote this becomes an essential part of our sustainability journey. There is a lot of information out there, yet as social media activism is expanding, we see the rise of expertise readily available at our finger tips.