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Rūdolfs Kivlenieks

Freelancer in cultural and creative industries |

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Studying creative industries in Latvian Academy of Culture and Riga Tehnical university. Researching the impact climate change has on the events and festivals, how it has changed the ways how things were done and what do the participants expect of organisers in regard of sustainable solutions.
Creating events with sustainability in mind, e.g. Swapsies.

Podcast "About green life" host, graduated from WWF project "Defenders academy", wrote coursewrok on festvials and the possibility of determening their ecological footprint in studies, lobbying on climate change, creator of "Swapsies" - event where people can exchange usable items and create and repair things in workshops.

The host of "Nature and climate school for young people" online classes. Young climate activist. Seeks to find how to make events and festivals more sustainable. Believes people will change if the new way of living is more easy or cost saving, or sees climate change as a real threat.

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