Join the Global Sharing Week celebrations

Register your Global Sharing Week event to shift the focus away from what’s wrong with the world, to what’s right with it: the sustainable economic system known as ‘the sharing economy’.


Where you come in

Did you know there are over £3.5 trillion worth of idle human and physical resources in the world – and that unlocking access to these could solve major global challenges? So get your Global Sharing Week event on the map to give the sharing economy movement that extra bit of momentum.

Examples of events can include: clothes swaps, food shares, disco soups, picnics, skills swaps, grub clubs, give and get markets, potluck dinners, bake shares, co-working hackathons, maker fairs, reuse / recycling events – you name it.


Who can join?

Anyone can register an event. As long as it unlocks access to skills, knowledge, time, goods, food etc, it’s definitely Global Sharing Week material. So get registering and join the ranks of sharers putting the sharing economy on the map.

There are 125 registered events.

Host an event or find events near you:

  • Friday, June 09, 2017 at 04:30 PM
    Impact Hub Brno in Brno, Czechia

    How to make a business listing on Google - Nauč Community Workshops
  • Friday, June 09, 2017 at 07:30 PM
    Jane's Place in Hove

    Jane's Place Clothes Swap

    I love clothes swaps! I've been running and attending regular swaps for years and decided to host one at Jane's Place as part of Global Sharing Week.

    I've invited image consultant, Jo Bunner from The Good Clothes Philosophy along to provide valuable styling tips but more importantly to share her ethos of how to shop in a sustainable and ethical way (Jo stopped buying 'new clothes' 5 years ago and relies on charity shops, clothes swaps, vintage fairs, car boots etc...instead. A truly inspiring approach from an image consultant! You can read more about Jo's 'eco fabulous' approach here

  • Friday, June 09, 2017 at 07:30 PM · £12.00 GBP
    Derby Cathedral in Derby, United Kingdom

    Derby Book Festival's Book Swap: Opening Event with Sebastian Faulks

    Our Opening Event will feature internationally renowned author Sebastian Faulks, whose latest book, Where My Heart Used to Beat, returns to what has become a recurring theme in his novels: war and love. It is a tender portrait of a man and a century. Probably his best-loved novel, Birdsong, vividly depicted a British soldier’s experience on the frontline during the First World War
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 08:00 AM

    Geraldton-Greenough Farmers Market

    Every Saturday 8am - 12pm
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 08:00 AM

    Gascoyne Growers' Market

    Buy from farmers or pick your own.
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM · £20.00 GBP
    Goodland Country Estate in Auckland, New Zealand

    Clothes Swap 2017

    We are super excited to invite you to our even BIGGER and BETTER 2017 CLOTHING SWAP for Dress for Success and Shine Women’s Refuge! Last year we raised a massive $700 for Shine, and this year, all of the proceeds will be going to Dress for Success. How it works is super simple: DONATE ONE, TAKE ONE • Bring along your pre-loved clothes (Clothes, shoes, handbags, and jewelry all welcome ) • Donate $20 • Take some fab new clothes home with you • All left over clothing will then be donated to Dress for Success (work appropriate) and Shine Woman’s Refuge (all other items of clothing)
  • Friday, June 09, 2017 at 06:00 PM through June 12, 2017 · $40.00 USD
    Camp Wilmot in Wilmot, NH

    Epic Skill Swap: Sharing skills, knowledge, and community-building for a happier world

    Epic Skill Swap is a participatory weekend festival where you can learn new skills, share the skills you have, and spend a couple days with an amazing group of people. Let’s use our knowledge and the knowledge of others to build the kind of world we want to see.
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10:00 AM

    Community Fruit & Vege Swap (West Croydon)

  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10:00 AM

    The Mulch Pit Produce Swap

    Swap your excess home grown produce for other organic produce grown in Darwin at the Mulch Pit Community Garden.
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10:00 AM
    CERES in Brunswick East, Australia

    Urban Orchard Food Swap

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