What does TGAL stand for?

Think globally, act locally

An acronym that stands for "Think globally, act locally."

TGAL first appeared in the early 1980s and is an environmentalist slogan that challenges people to consider pollution, endangered species, deforestation, and other man-made effects. It is intended to get people to think more about their impact on the world and what they can do locally to decrease their "footprint."


Finally our leaders are meeting to talk about what we can do to decrease our emissions. Time to TGAL!

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Updated December 15, 2015

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