PRESS - Spanish

  Online News: UNA ARGENTINA DIRIGE A CERCA DE 500 RECICLADORES EN NUEVA YORK,   Voces por la Justicia   Feb 2017 [spanish]    " Al mismo tiempo que recuperamos lo que para unos son descartes y para otro son recursos, revalorizamos y dignificamos el trabajo de los recuperadores urbanos y su rol en la sociedad "   Read More

Online News: UNA ARGENTINA DIRIGE A CERCA DE 500 RECICLADORES EN NUEVA YORK, Voces por la Justicia
Feb 2017 [spanish]

"Al mismo tiempo que recuperamos lo que para unos son descartes y para otro son recursos, revalorizamos y dignificamos el trabajo de los recuperadores urbanos y su rol en la sociedad"  Read More

  Blog: SURE WE CAN: UNA ARGENTINA LIDERA UN CENTRO DE RECICLAJE EN NUEVA YORK,   Carmen Alvarez for Women in Move Dec   2016 [spanish]    " Si cada uno, dentro de su día a día pudiera mirar de qué manera tener un impacto positivo, e incorporara todos los dias esta acción, se lograría mucho. ."   Read More

Blog: SURE WE CAN: UNA ARGENTINA LIDERA UN CENTRO DE RECICLAJE EN NUEVA YORK, Carmen Alvarez for Women in Move
Dec
 2016 [spanish]

"Si cada uno, dentro de su día a día pudiera mirar de qué manera tener un impacto positivo, e incorporara todos los dias esta acción, se lograría mucho.."  Read More

  Newspaper: UNA ARGENTINA LIDERA UN CENTRO DE RECICLAJE EN NUEVA YORK,   Tais Gadea Lara for La Nacion Oct 2016 [spanish]    "Sure We Can es como una cooperativa de cartoneros de la Argentina, pero con una estructura diferente y una serie de programas extras [compostaje, arte, jardín, granja] que enriquecen y potencian la actividad del reciclaje."   Read More

Newspaper: UNA ARGENTINA LIDERA UN CENTRO DE RECICLAJE EN NUEVA YORK, Tais Gadea Lara for La Nacion
Oct 2016 [spanish]

"Sure We Can es como una cooperativa de cartoneros de la Argentina, pero con una estructura diferente y una serie de programas extras [compostaje, arte, jardín, granja] que enriquecen y potencian la actividad del reciclaje."  Read More

  Online News: EL UNIVERSO DEL DESARROLLO SOSTENIBLE, EN UNA VIEJA LATA USADA,   Centro de Noticias ONU (Spanish UN) Aug 2016 [spanish]   "Agustina Besada, una argentina que acaba de recoger el testigo de Ana al frente del Centro, también explica porque Sure We Can representa un ejemplo de la Agenda 2030:  "El desarrollo sostenible tiene tres componentes: el ambiental, el social y el económico y Sure We Can tiene impacto en todos esos tres aspectos."    Read More

Online News: EL UNIVERSO DEL DESARROLLO SOSTENIBLE, EN UNA VIEJA LATA USADA, Centro de Noticias ONU (Spanish UN)
Aug 2016 [spanish]

"Agustina Besada, una argentina que acaba de recoger el testigo de Ana al frente del Centro, también explica porque Sure We Can representa un ejemplo de la Agenda 2030: "El desarrollo sostenible tiene tres componentes: el ambiental, el social y el económico y Sure We Can tiene impacto en todos esos tres aspectos."  Read More

PRESS - English

  Online News: SUMA ALUMNA TRAVELS A DIFFERENT SUSTAINABILITY PATH IN BUSHWICK,   State of the Planet, Earth Institute, Columbia University Jun 2016   " 'I love it here,' she said, 'because this place perfectly combines what sustainability is for me – triple impact – not just the environmental, not just the social or economic, but everything together.' ”  Read More

Online News: SUMA ALUMNA TRAVELS A DIFFERENT SUSTAINABILITY PATH IN BUSHWICK, State of the Planet, Earth Institute, Columbia University
Jun 2016

" 'I love it here,' she said, 'because this place perfectly combines what sustainability is for me – triple impact – not just the environmental, not just the social or economic, but everything together.' ” Read More

  Online News: CAN COLLECTORS NEED 60 MILLION TINS TO BUY REDEMPTION CENTER,   Gwynne Hogan for DNA Aug 2016   "If this closes a lot of people will lose these opportunities," said Agustina Besada, the Director of Sure We Can. About 400 canners use the facility in total and around 100 people redeem recyclables on any given day, she said.  Read more

Online News: CAN COLLECTORS NEED 60 MILLION TINS TO BUY REDEMPTION CENTER, Gwynne Hogan for DNA
Aug 2016

"If this closes a lot of people will lose these opportunities," said Agustina Besada, the Director of Sure We Can. About 400 canners use the facility in total and around 100 people redeem recyclables on any given day, she said. Read more

  Online News: RECYCLING CENTER IN BROOKLYN CREATES COMMUNITY WHILE SERVING THOSE IN NEED,   Gail de George for Global Sisters Report Jul 2016   A native of Argentina, Besada knew of similar cooperatives, organizations of  cartoneros  or cardboard collectors there. She began volunteering with Sure We Can in 2013 with a friend, making wallets out of plastic bags while earning a master's degree in sustainable development at Columbia University.  Read More

Online News: RECYCLING CENTER IN BROOKLYN CREATES COMMUNITY WHILE SERVING THOSE IN NEED, Gail de George for Global Sisters Report
Jul 2016

A native of Argentina, Besada knew of similar cooperatives, organizations of cartoneros or cardboard collectors there. She began volunteering with Sure We Can in 2013 with a friend, making wallets out of plastic bags while earning a master's degree in sustainable development at Columbia University. Read More

  Online News: MS STUDENT WORK INSPIRED BY WASTE MANAGEMENT,   State of the Planet, Earth Institute, Columbia University Mar 2015   "I always found it interesting how products generate so much waste during their processing and transportation and knew that this system had the potential to be more efficient”  Read More

Online News: MS STUDENT WORK INSPIRED BY WASTE MANAGEMENT, State of the Planet, Earth Institute, Columbia University
Mar 2015

"I always found it interesting how products generate so much waste during their processing and transportation and knew that this system had the potential to be more efficient” Read More

VIDEOS

   BLOG: ANDREA VISCONTI NEW YORK STORIES, L'Espresso  May 2017  - Interview and tour around Sure We Can

BLOG: ANDREA VISCONTI NEW YORK STORIES, L'Espresso
May 2017
- Interview and tour around Sure We Can

   BLOG: SHYC-SHAKE YOUR CITY  Apr 2017 [French subtitles]  - Interview about Sure We Can

BLOG: SHYC-SHAKE YOUR CITY
Apr 2017 [French subtitles]
- Interview about Sure We Can

TV SHOW: EFECTO MARIPOSA, Canal de la Ciudad, Argentina
Dec 2016 [spanish]
- Interview about over-consumption and responsible consumption

  TV SHOW: MAGAZINE ORBE, Canal Orbe 21 Nov 2016 [spanish]  - Interview about my experience at Sure We Can

TV SHOW: MAGAZINE ORBE, Canal Orbe 21
Nov 2016 [spanish]
- Interview about my experience at Sure We Can

TV SHOW: NUEVA YORK, CUNY TV
Sep 2016
- Interview about Sure We Can, its initiatives, its value for the community and its challenges

VISIT REPORT: ONU (SPANISH UN) 
Aug 2016 [spanish]
- Guided tour around Sure We Can and its operations