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Tri-National Environmental Centre (Trinationale Umweltzentrum)
... is a key organisation uniting local ecological concerns and
conservation projects from within the three bordering countries
of Germany, Switzerland and France. (Website in German and French
only.) The sale of pieces made by Kerstin Laibach based on stones
gathered in this region, plus wedding and partnership rings made
for regional couples, directly benefit Truz conservation projects.
Somerset Wildlife Trust
Atelier Laibach is directly supporting the re-naturing of former
peat extraction areas of the Somerset Levels. Environmentally,
this is a particularly relevant project for Atelier Laibach to
support. Re-naturing plays a vital role in helping to patch up
the visible and micro-biolological damage caused by the extraction
industry (in the jewellery industry most notably the unnecessary
mining of gold). The sale of pieces made by Kerstin Laibach based
on stones gathered in this region, plus wedding and partnership
rings made for Somerset couples, directly benefits this important
work of Somerset Wildlife Trust.
(The Lake Constance Foundation)
... handles ecological concerns and conservation projects around
the region of one of Europe's most important lakes, which is surrounded
by Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The organisation incorporates
twenty environmental protection groups from the three countries.
The sale of pieces made by Kerstin Laibach based on stones gathered
in this region, plus wedding and partnership rings made for regional
couples, directly benefit the re-naturing and wildlife protection
projects administered through the Lake Constance Foundation.
Seahorse Trust (UK)
... researches the environment and welfare of globally threatened
Seahorses. The sale of pieces made by Kerstin Laibach based on
stones gathered in Dorset region, plus wedding and partnership
rings made for Dorset couples, directly benefit the seahorse protection
projects in the Studland Bay area.
Park, Mozambique, Africa
... is a major long-term conservation project to renature and
rehabilitate formerly destroyed eco-systems of 4,000 sqaure kilometers
of land in the Great East African Rift Valley - worked by local
communities through land-care educational projects.
... works to save India's wildlife. Supporters of WSOS India can
link when buying Laibach
jewellery to enable a percentage of sales donations to go direct
to this organisation.
A campaign to protect
our animals, wildlife and communities from the damaging and distressing
effects of loud and excessive fireworks. More
... A Handy Guide Before you Buy.
Everything Wedding Rings is an extremely well-informing resource
for everything you need to know about wedding rings. Although
it focusses on partnership rings in principle, it provides extensive
but easily absorbed information about types of metals and other
materials used for jewellery in general. It also easily guides
you through the pros and cons of jewels and treatments you might
expect to find applied to jewellery. Everything Wedding Rings
strongly focusses on the ethical aspects when choosing your ring
... and what is on offer. (There is also a beautifully written
page describing Kerstin Laibach's ethical wedding and partnership
We highly recommend this informative resource.
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