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Sustainable podcasts about environmental protection and sustainability

Sustainable Podcasts - 16 great podcasts about sustainability, climate and environmental protection.

Looking for sustainable podcasts that focus on environmental protection and sustainability? Then you'll find what you're looking for here! Whoever starts to Making life more sustainable, usually quickly finds that there are quite a few Environmental issues and an estimated one billion possible solutions. Experience has shown that the flood of information can be overwhelming. This is where climate and environmental protection podcasts come in - and provide valuable knowledge in a measured form, episode after episode.

In this article, I will therefore introduce you to the most popular green podcasts that you can listen to. Whether you're looking for an introduction to the topic of sustainability or want to delve deeper into the subject - whether in English or German - you're guaranteed to find what you're looking for in one or more of these podcasts. Let's go!

You can find a brief overview here in advance:

  1. a mindful mess
  2. Greenbiz 350
  3. Sustainable World Radio
  4. Fairquatscht
  5. The Slow Home Podcast
  6. Planet Forward
  7. Live better
  8. Climate One
  9. VeggieWorld
  10. Green Dreamer
  11. Sustainability Defined
  12. Deutschlandfunk - Environment and consumers
  13. The Bioneers: Revolution From the Heart of Nature
  14. The Sustainable Jungle
  15. Good News enormous
  16. The Sustainability Agenda

Please do not be surprised: Not all of the podcasts mentioned will continue to be produced! Nevertheless, they are complete, available online and extremely informative.

Advantages: Why listen to sustainable podcasts and learn about sustainability at all?

The best podcasts about sustainability and environmental protection

Podcasts are easy to integrate into everyday life. You concentrate fully on listening while your body remains relaxed. Especially in order to Save eyes and reduce screen timepodcasts are an ideal medium.

Listening to podcasts on the topics of sustainable living, environmental protection and climate change also brings many additional benefits for your personal development. Here is a brief overview:

  • Learning on the side: You can learn about sustainability at your own pace. For example, listen to a sustainability podcast while you do other things (e.g. driving or washing up) and don't invest any extra time in learning.
  • Wide range of topics: Choose the topics you want to hear about. Many sustainable podcasts cover a range of topics. This means that you can choose which topics you want to learn more about. For example Fast Fashion, Zero Waste, Water shortage or Minimalism.
  • Expert knowledge: Enjoy content from different experts to get multiple perspectives on a topic and form a clear opinion.
  • Get started: There are millions of possible solutions to many environmental problems. Where should you start to make a positive change in your own life? Sustainable podcasts make it easier for you to get started and find environmentally specific sub-topics that particularly touch and inspire you.

Which sustainable podcasts are recommended?

It was important for me to reiterate the benefits of podcasts that focus on environmental protection and sustainability. Now I'd like to introduce you to some of my favorite podcasts that are making a significant contribution to making our world a little greener every day. Have fun!

1. a mindful mess

Environmental activist Madeleine Alizadeh (a.k.a. dariadaria) I still know from my time in Bali, where they are also Beach CleanUps organized and supported her. In her wonderful podcast "a mindful mess" she also addresses other important topics such as self-love, minimalism, personal development and a sustainable lifestyle in general, in addition to making everyday life as plastic-free as possible.

2. greenbiz 350

The GreenBiz 350 Podcast is a weekly podcast on the topic of sustainability. The podcast is hosted by Joel Makower and Heather Clancy and features interviews with business leaders and experts on climate protection and nature. As a listener, you can look forward to the latest news and developments in the field of sustainability as well as insights and perspectives from leading voices in the industry.

3. sustainable world radio

The Sustainable World Radio Podcast provides you with the latest information on climate and nature protection. But it is far more than a news program. The presenters also interview experts around the world to get their insights on the most pressing environmental issues. In each episode you will learn something new about sustainability - for example about permaculture or regenerative, organic farming and everything that goes with it.

4. fairquatscht

At Fairquatscht podcats chats blogger Marisa Becker with her guests about sustainable everyday life and addresses the most diverse aspects of environmental protection. From raising children to gold mining and waste avoidance.

5 The Slow Home Podcast

This podcast by Brooke and Ben McAlary is a breath of fresh air for anyone leading a stressful, hectic lifestyle. Together with their children, their dog and their chickens, they talk on the microphone about what it's like to have a Maintain sustainable organic garden and take care of nature. 

6. planet forward

The planet is in crisis. But we have the chance to be its engine for innovation, creativity and sustainability - if only we make our voices heard! That is why Frank Sesno the sustainable podcast Planet Forward was founded. Here, old and new generations learn to take responsibility for the greatest ecological challenges facing humanity.

You will hear the stories of countless role models who talk about what they are doing to use and protect the earth's natural resources and at the same time protect the environment. Preserve biodiversity around the world.

7. live better

Also the Bavarian Radio has put together a great podcast in which presenters Melitta Varlam and Alexander Dallmus explain in an entertaining way, episode after episode, that sustainable living is absolutely uncomplicated. The variety of topics ranges from the consequences of disposing of medicines in nature to switching to recycled paper.

8. climate one 

Climate One is the first platform for discussions that all aspects of climate protection connect with each other. Through the podcast, the organization offers opportunities for dialogue, provides a comprehensive understanding of the current crisis and invites people to participate in the solution.

9. veggieWorld

In the podcast VeggieWorld Vegan Podcast by Juju and Fabi is all about an animal-friendly, plant-based lifestyle. In conversation with exciting guests twice a month, you will learn all about the vegan lifestyle - from nutrition, health, fashion and cosmetics to business.

10. green dreamer

In her podcast Green Dreamer shares Kamea Chayne Stories and insights about how we can heal together and become more resilient in our everyday lives while exploring the world around us. She brings people from different backgrounds together by asking them questions about their personal journey and talking about what it means to be 'green'.

11 Sustainability Defined

Sustainability Defined is an inspiring podcast about what it means to live sustainably. In each episode, the team explores a different aspect of sustainability in personal conversations with experts, policy makers and people in private life. Whether it's about Climate protection, food waste or nature conservation The aim is to help listeners understand the complexity of sustainable action and learn what each individual can do to bring about positive change.

12 Deutschlandfunk - Environment and consumers

I'm a big fan of Deutschlandfunk! Especially of the in-house podcast "Environment and consumers"from which I also regularly draw new knowledge and additional inspiration and motivation for my work on the blog. The topics in the podcast range from waste separation, climate protection and drought to actually everything that moves the environment and how our everyday lives are changing.

13 The Bioneers: Revolution From the Heart of Nature

The Bioneers is a revolutionary podcast series that features in-depth interviews with leading social and scientific innovators. The program highlights the diverse voices of grassroots leaders and people who are often marginalized or excluded by traditional media. The podcast deals in an entertaining way with topics such as Climate justice, nutrition, agricultural practice and nature.

14 The Sustainable Jungle

The Sustainable Jungle Podcast is a program from Lyall and Joywhich brings together some of the most interesting people in conservation to inspire positive change for our planet and make it fit for the future. You will learn episode by episode how you can support this endeavor.

15. good news enormous

Good News is a podcast for good news, in which constructive solutions and perspectives for ecological and social challengesinstead of bad news, hate and panic. In extremely entertaining conversations, episode after episode, you will learn everything you need to know to make your life more environmentally friendly and make the world a little better every day.

16 The Sustainability Agenda

In this Podcast you'll hear the latest and greatest on sustainability from leading thinkers every week. You'll hear some of today's most innovative minds share their insights on what we need to do better - and in which areas the Technology can help people to find solutions.

Sustainable podcasts - knowledge for your ears!

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You have now been introduced to a whole series of recommended podcasts that can really make a difference. Both for you and for all life on earth.

I'm going on the assumption that you've listened to at least one of the podcasts mentioned above on the topics of sustainability, climate protection and Nature and you listen to it regularly. Do you have any questions, tips or other sustainable podcasts that I should definitely add to this list? Then feel free to write me a message in the comments.

Stay sustainable,

Christoph from CareElite - Plastic-free living

PS: Podcasts are extremely convenient and can be accessed flexibly on the go via cell phone. How you can Generally use your smartphone as sustainably as possible you can find out right now in the next blog post. Have fun!

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Christoph Schulz

Christoph Schulz

I'm Christoph, an environmental scientist and author - and here at CareElite I'm campaigning against plastic waste in the environment, climate change and all the other major environmental problems of our time. Together with other environmentally conscious bloggers, I want to give you tips & tricks for a naturally healthy, sustainable life as well as your personal development.

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