FutureIceland contributes to a number of environmental projects, and ever since its creation in 2006, the organization has played an important informative role hosting numerous lectures, workshops, discussion forums, and film showings. FutureIceland has furthermore invited renowned international experts in various fields to come to Iceland and contribute to the debate. In addition, FutureIceland works closely with other grassroots organizations and has on numerous occasions cooperated with them to design advertising campaigns, gather signatures for petitions, and organize major events. FutureIceland has also published detailed reports on the job market, economics and the energy sector as they relate to big industry.
“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity; and that mountain parks and reservations are useful not only as fountains of timber and irrigating rivers, but as fountains of life.“ - John Muir