Information for Action is a non profit environmental organization committed to environmental change in our global community. Work on the website began in 1999 by President Rowland Benjamin and is maintained by a group of talented volunteers.
The mission of Information for Action (Inc) is to:a) Minimise the harmful effects of people on ecosystems by generating greater awareness and commitment to environmental change in our global community..
b) Gather information and conduct research on a wide range of environmental issues.
c) Publish, communicate and disseminate ideas and information on the state of the earth's environment and on how changes to the environment affect human health and quality of life through web sites, e-mails, newsletters, meetings, seminars and conferences.
d) Encourage links with other relevant bodies to exchange information and details of activities.
e) Promote and facilitate direct and indirect action by providing resources and information from its database.
f) Develop a multimedia environmental entertainment-education package aimed at all people, but especially young people, which will focus on the environmental problems and recommend solutions both in terms of individual action and political legislation.
g) Contribute to the conservation, environment and health plans, policies and programs of government, industry associations, institutions and other bodies.
h) Encourage the exchange of information between environmentalists on activities, research, teaching programs, publications, organisations and plans relating to sustainable development.
i) Transform capitalism from a growth-oriented system to a sustainable one.
Postal address: P O Box 245, North Perth, WA 6906, Australia.
Executive CommitteeRowland Benjamin - President, Tim Wilson - Vice President, Ted Williamson - Secretary, Nirada Eaton - Treasurer.
Current Volunteers: Rowland Benjamin, Michael Eales, Wai Kwan Lee (Leo), Mauro Monaco, Yohei Okamoto, Dorothée Sinic, Vinutha Sushanth, Tim Wilson,
Volunteers who have assisted with the website in the past year: Michael Bombardieri, Clement Clarke, Pilar Gonzalez, Lin Hong, Ngan Huynh, Anupama Jijesh, Sahana Kali, Maki Kaneko, Helen Kwok, Alex Lago, Don Malcolm, Catherine Miragliotta, Svetlana Oganova, Jacco Peng, Carolina Prado, Chitra Rangan, Julie Reason, Diana Rodriguez, Veroarii Sandou, Peter Scott, Maureen Sharp, Wan Ying Teo, Noel Tsai, Cate Woodberry, Ayako Yamada, Loong Hin Yoong, Ming Ming Zhao.
Past Volunteers: Sayurie Abeysuruja, Mohan Ambalavanan, Michael Ambroz, Charles Amery, Diane Anderson, Teresa Anthonisz, Tanya Astbury, Cesar Augusto Caparroce, Olga Babic, Jing Bai, Andrew Bainbridge, Carlos Barbosa, Peter Batenburg, Zoe Boulton, Lyndall Branch, James Bragg, Elizabeth Bunney, Alistair Campbell, Esteban Rodriguez Casey, Kah-Heng Chan, Poh Chin Cheng, Davide Chiang, Tracy Choi, Pei-I (Tomako) Chung, Brad Coleman, Tracey Conway, Derek Cumberworth, Siobhan Cummins, Garry Dagg, Graham Daniell, Grenville Daniel, Alex Daryan, Michael Diender, Lily Di'Vincenzo, Steve Doig, Bryn Doggett, Maria Douglas, Penny Drago, Tessa Drysdale, Tony Dunlop, Fila Dwinda, Daryl Elliot, Laura Erizi, Jamie Eslick, David Feeney, John Franklyn, Emilio Galipo, Thushara Gamage, Mina Gathani, Val Giddins, Julie Gilbert, Dion Giles, Oliver Godwell, Kate Gole, Richard Gravenor, Dawn Green, Floriane Guegan, Vidya Gunawan, Louis Gussman, Wang Han, Simon Haselgrove, Gail Hull, Lynne Harding, Douglas Hedley, Mitsuko Higashimura, Peter Hill, Annemarie Hindinger, Jennifer Hole, Emma Hughes, Nichola Hughes, Benny Huang, Karen Huang, Kwong Hu Kiu, Takumi Iwabuchi, Eva Januszewski, Julianne Jones, Sahana Kalidevapura, Akane Kamiko, Annie Kaplanian, Alexey Khokhlenok, Bo Young Kim, Kai-Kong, Kurt Kruger, Simon Knox, Jana Kucerova, Harumi Kurosaki, Henrique Kwong, Nigel Lai, Fiona Lam, Sean Kam Yuen Lam, Scott Lang, Ana Lasmana, Amy Lay, Mark Aaron Lee, Hyeran Lee, Michael Lee, Ann Lim, Jeffrey Lim, Xi Lin, David Liong, Vivien Chen Lin, Xi Lin, Tom Linge, Jane Liu, Carolina López, Octavio Lopes, Johanna Louise, Wai Kwan Low, Tien (Trace) Bee Luk, Ivana Macukat, Savitri Mahabaleswara, Promila Malik, Richard March, Shirley Marlow, Lily Martin, Jade Maitre, Tom Maxwell, Ling Miao, Magdalena (Maggie) Michalczyk, Arthur Miller, Sarah Milne, Devo McCall, Miho Nasukawa, James Ng, Joshua Ng, Miroslav Niketic, Emi Nito, Patricia Njo, Graham Nowland, Hean-Son Ooi, Hiroshi Otsuka, Yuka Otsuka, Lyn Patten, Jennifer Paton, Karmi Peiris, Travis Perry, Joshua Petitt, Jason Phatara-Atikom, David Piggford, Homa Pour, Flaviu Radu, Aksheet Raikundalia, Shawn Rego, Claudia Ribeiro, Benjamin Roberts, Lina Rodrigues, Erran Roser, Adam Rowe, Liu (Leo) Ruoqi, Kim Safaty, Ruchita Saklani, Peter Santineer, John Santos, Chiharu Sasaki, Natsumi Sato, Andy Savage, Garry Scadding, Mike Shafran, Arthur Shafraz, Melinda Shute, Sonia Silva, Aaron Simons, Pratibha Singh, Michael Singleton, William Smyth, Dene Staples, Alaya Spencer, Joel Stead, David Stevenson, Jannina Stillitano, Roby Sugianto, Heuw Dede Sunarto, Edward Suhendra, Kevin Sum, Irène Tallentire, Haruna Takezawa, Yoshimi Tamura, Anna Tan, Florence Tan, Josephine Tan, Jake Tang, Etsuko Tao, Jonathan Taylor, Mahmood Taherian, Evelyn Tempany, Marco Teodonio, Suhail Thabrij, David Tham, Nathan Thom, Antonio Tomaselli, Mizuo Tomimoto, Andrew Topliffe, Anne-Marie Tosolini, Yvonne Toh, Anhs Tran, Kelly Treloar, Sweta Vyas, Wen Wen (Sallen) Wang, Karin Ward, Vince Wathen, Alan Watson Featherstone, Julie Westbrook, Emilie White, Irene Wilkins, Dave Wilkinson, Ruth Wilkinson, Owen Wylde, Andrew Wood, Anita Yee, Danny Yee, Amananda Yolanda Yorke, Bin Yu, Kamal Q Zaidi, Goran Zivkovic, Shazina Zaini, Sherry Zhang.
Volunteers who have had a significant impact on the development of the website are listed in bold. This may be because of their long duration as volunteers or because of their exceptional skills.
The views expressed on this website are not necessarily shared by all volunteers who have helped create this website.