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News, 11/27/2013

The Finns dream of a green Christmas

By Fran Weaver, November 2013
Green Christmas, environmental sustainability, environmentally friendly, charity, waste, Finnish local food, lights, candles, cards, travel, family, FinnChurchAid, Jussi Nikula, WWF, World Vision FinlandTime is of the essence: Material gifts are fine, but holiday time spent together is often what’s remembered best. Baking gingerbread, for example, is enjoyable at any age.

It sometimes feels like Christmas has lost its traditional significance and become a celebration of excessive consumption. Finnish environmental organisations offer many tips for if you’d like to find more sustainable ways to enjoy the festivities without missing any of the fun.

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Updated 11/27/2013

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