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Ocean AcidificationOcean Acidification

The scientists note that ocean acidification is already detectable and is accelerating. They caution that its negative impacts can be avoided only by limiting future atmospheric CO2 levels.

Harvesting Rain-KenyaHarvesting Rain-Kenya

In the arid farmlands of eastern Kenya, a German NGO has been helping communities to harvest rain. Using the occasional rock features that interrupt the otherwise flat landscape, they are building si ...

Escaping Floods- MozambiqueEscaping Floods- Mozambique

All along the banks of the Zambezi, vulnerable populations are being moved to resettlement sites, where they are safe from the floods but no longer have access to their farms and livelihoods. Rebuild ...

Drip Irrigation- SenegalDrip Irrigation- Senegal

Drip irrigation has become popular in Senegal, where an Israeli NGO is
teaching farmers the simple technique that gives them control over
their crops and does not leave them entirely at the ...


Igor is a Brazilian student whose prolific urban food gardens are slowly spreading across Rio de Janeiro.

HOME: a film by Yann Arthus BertrandHOME: a film by Yann Arthus Bertrand

HOME is a travel notebook, showing landscapes captured from a bird’s eye view above. This film calls for a new awareness, inviting the viewer to stop for a moment in order to look at our planet ...


Harsha’s the winner of the Australian Young Designer of the Year award for his blueprint for ‘The Globetrotter’, an almost fossil fuel-free, bio-plastic molded car.

Courtney: Offsets the OnsetsCourtney: Offsets the Onsets

Courtney is a young American living in Oxford, UK, who manages carbon offsetting projects around the world.

SUMAWA - Research for LifeSUMAWA - Research for Life

Achieving Sustainable Watersheds: Research4Life’s OARE platform helps researchers in Kenya address local environmental challenges. OARE is an international public-private consortium coordinated ...

Trees For LoveTrees For Love

Prof. Wangari Maathai wraps up a heart warming short film about a tree planting event in Nairobi, Kenya to celebrate Valentines Day. 

H.E Ms Rejoice MabudafhsaiH.E Ms Rejoice Mabudafhsai

Deputy Minister for Environmental affairs and Tourism in South Africa. She’s also the Co- Chair of the Global Network of women leaders and Ministers and leaders of Environment.

Fighting for treesFighting for trees

Element Climate Change Series  follows the stories of five exceptional individuals who’ve decided to tackle climate change head on. - In this film we meet Bremley, who is fighting deforest ...

Fighting for TreesFighting for Trees

Element Climate Change Series  follows the stories of five exceptional individuals who’ve decided to tackle climate change head on. - In this film we meet Bremley, who is fighting deforest ...

Pay back time 								Pay back time

Predictions on climate change and its implications for the world are bleak. The reduction of carbon emissions and the need for rapid introduction of renewable energy has become a race to save the pla ...

H.E. Abdul-Qader Ba-Jammal-YemenH.E. Abdul-Qader Ba-Jammal-Yemen

Champions of the Earth 2008 - For his environmental policies as Minister and then as Prime Minister in Yemen. He established its Ministry of Water and Environment and the Environment Protection Autho ...

H. E. Liz Thompson-BarbadosH. E. Liz Thompson-Barbados

Champions of the Earth 2008 - For her outstanding work at the national and international levels. She is one of the recognized leaders on environmental issues of the Small Island Developing States (SI ...

World Environment Day 2008World Environment Day 2008

World Environment Day 2008

World Environment Day Celebrations 2008World Environment Day Celebrations 2008

Highlights from the World Environment Day international celebrations held in New Zealand