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Tread Lightly

Step towards a greener future.

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Tread Lightly is a free climate change education and engagement program offered by TakingITGlobal (TIG), with the generous support of the Staples Foundation. Tread Lightly features innovative online educational tools and resources, designed to empower youth to reduce their ecological footprints and take action on climate change.

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  • TakingITGlobal (TIG) is an international organisation led by youth and empowered by technology. Often described as a "social network for social good," the award winning is available in twelve languages and offers a diverse set of tools and resources including blogs, wikis, discussion boards, podcasts, an online gallery, a member-driven e-zine, guides to action and more.

  • Staples® is the world's largest office products company, serving businesses of all sizes and consumers in 27 countries throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Once a retail-only operation, Staples® continues to expand and meet the office product needs of the ever-changing global market. It now also serves customers through contract, mail order catalogue, and e-commerce businesses around the globe. For more information, go to