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Prague post:The ‘freecycling’ revolution

Reduce, reuse, recycle. The three-word slogan is omnipresent enough to be a cliché, but a group of expats have reprocessed it into something snappier: ReReRe.

The name applies to a “freecycling” event-planning organization and a website launched in Oct. 2010 by a group of European Union-funded volunteers working for NGOs in Prague: Jane Harding from the United Kingdom, Cigdem Cevrim from Turkey, Daria Samokhvalova from Russia and Csilla Barkász from Romania. After a strong first year, ReReRe is confronted with a dualism many volunteer organizations face.

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