Here we’ll introduce you to materials about us from different media:
In 2021 our Foundress Vera Markova gave her first TEDx talk, the title is “Can one individual save the planet”, watch it here in English
Vera & Rada Boneva are breaking stereotypes discussing the topic of “How do period products impact us”, listen to the conversation now from here
Our Foundress Vera Markova became part of the prestigious “30 under 30” list of Forbes Magazine – Bulgaria (class 2020, category – “Social Entrepreneurship”), check out the full list here
Vera became part of the first “30 under 30” list of Bournemouth University as well, check out the full list here
Vera was nominated for the “Human of the year” award, read more about it here
Green Revolucia is one of the winners of the “Inspiring 5” initiative of Bloomberg TV Bulgaria, learn more about the initiative here
Vera’s story through the lens of Forbes Magazine – Bulgaria, check it out here
Vera is a guest of the popular TV show “Hvarchastite hora” on Nova TV, watch it here
Vera and the popular Plovdiv based Maritsa newspaper joined forces to show how we can lead a zero-waste lifestyle in a city, check out their joint video here
An article of Maritsa newspaper showcasing a day of Vera’s zero-waste lifestyle, check it out here
Vera is a guest of „Maritsa Podcast“. Check out her interview to find out more about the motivation behind Green Revolucia, tips for reducing waste, why do we talk about menstrual hygiene so often and more here
Vera is part of Maritsa’s special sustainability issue
Vera also completed the Leadership Academy Course of the Council of Women in Business in Bulgaria
Vera is a guest of Plovdiv Public TV (PO TV), watch the full interview here
Vera is a guest of „Thriftsheep Podcast“ for a second time, the topic is menstrual hygiene, listen to the episode here
Vera in an honest & deep interview for Venera.bg, the topic is “Alternative menstrual products – advantages, disadvantages and everything that we need to know”, have a read here
BTV Novinite’s article about the first Zero Waste Festival in Bulgaria “Zero Waste Fest”, which we organised together with Pendara & Blagichka Zero Waste in 2023, link to the article here
A great article by Maritsa about Zero Waste Fest, check it out here
Bacchus also devoted an article to our Zero Waste Fest, have a read here
Green Revolucia and friends are cleaning Plovdiv, learn more about the initiative here
Vera and Green Revolucia’s stories through the lens of Maritsa Newspaper, check out the article here
Vera and Anna from Adventurous Cosmetics are discussing the advantages of reusable menstrual products, have a read here
Vera’s been listed as one of the top zero-waste influencers in Bulgaria, check out the full list here
Our lovely founder and Brand Manager, Vera was awarded by the council of Women in business in Bulgaria: Read more
Vera represented Revolucia at a meeting of the Zero-waste supporters at the city of Plovdiv, Bulgaria, check what measures to eliminate the plastic waste were proposed and what is Revolucia’s next coming project from here
Vera’s visit at Otets Paysii School in Kurdzhali, Bulgaria, check out what the students learned about waste management and how the lesson went from here
Vera’s work is recognised not only on local but also on worldwide level, check out Bournemouth University’s article about her from here
In 2018 Vera became part of the inspirational project “She in Plovdiv”, check out what she shared about our beginning, her personal motivation and all of the challenges on the way, here
In the summer of 2019 Vera was a guest of the popular TV show “Social network”, find out what she shared about the zerowaste lifestyle, the sustainable alternatives to plastic disposable items & more.
This is also our founder Vera’s interview for the student project Story.nest. Check out what she shared about whether the Zero Waste LIfestyle is a trend or a vital necessity for the existence of our planet + how to find credible sources of information. The audio is in Bulgarian so if you have a Bulgarian friend around, now it’s a great time to get in touch with them : )
And this is a video made especially for the project Girls Lead. It’s a great honour to have our founder Vera representing Bulgaria as part of such an inspirational project, check out what she shared about our beginning, her motivation to create Green Revolucia, the hurdles on the way and more. The audio over here is in English with Bulgarian subtitles : )
Over here you can also find an episode of the amazing Thrift Sheep Podcast by Rada Boneva. The featured guest is our Founder and Brand Manager Vera and the talk is about volunteering, traveling to interesting places such as India, Kenya, Nepal, preservation of the environment,stories about our work and more : )
It’s in Bulgarian but if you’re interested, we can translate it for you ; )
And this gem is an article about Vera and the beginning of Revolucia published at the print edition of the local newspaper Maritsa. We know it’s in Bulgarian but it’s a great opportunity for you to start a conversation with a Bulgarian friend or take it to a translator, believe us, it’s worth it : )
And this is the online version of the above mentioned article by the local newspaper Maritsa. Check out what Vera had to share about composting, sustainable alternatives of plastic disposable items and why it is important to take care of the environment, here
Over here you can find a great article by Forbes Bulgaria in which Vera is talking about our joint campaign with 11 Bulgarian organisations including Friends of the Earth Bulgaria and Greenpeace Bulgaria. As part of the campaign we’re sharing knowledge and experience on waste reduction, inspiring thousands of people to give up single-use plastics, check out the article now
Here is another intriguing article by the wonderful Tuk-Tam in which Vera is talking about our humble beginning, her volunteer experience in India and Kenya, the hurdles which the Zero Waste Movement is facing in Bulgaria, waste reduction tips & tricks & more, check out the article from here
Second interview for Vera for the “Social Network” TV show on Channel 3 with Milena Yaninska.
The two ladies discussed hot topics such as:
- How much plastic does each one of us digest weekly?
- What effect does that have on us?
- What will change after the European Union single-use plastic directive comes into action?
- How can we reduce our personal waste?
- How can we get involved in the Plastic Free July in Bulgaria campaign & more ; )
You can find the full interview over here
We would like to say a wholehearted thank you to the Bulgarian National Radio for the opportunity to discuss important topics such as:
- What inspired the Plastic Free July in Bulgaria campaign?
- What other initiatives are going to follow the campaign?
- What can each one of us do to reduce their waste?
- How can the legal framework influence a change in the consumption habits in Bulgaria?
You can find the full article here
And here is another inspirational interview of Vera for the morning show of SKAT TV.
Together with the hostess Polina Stoyanova they discussed topics such as :
- How does single-use plastic impact the environment?
- What are the different types of plastic and what are they used for?
- What can we expect after the European Union single-use plastic directive comes into action?
- How can we minimise the waste that we generate at home and in the office?
And more ; )
You can watch the full interview here