All about the loss of trees, Dear Future Generations, Sorry by Prince Ea is a clever expose of the destruction of our planet. He brilliantly delivers the best way to face up to the elephant in the room. Some of the facts he mentions should scare the living daylights out of you but whether it does or not the fact remains we all need to do our bit and stop greed and destruction on this precious jewel in the black void because if we don’t, there will only be the black void.
Published on 11 May 2015 Could all life on Earth die off again? Michael Benton Professor of Palaeontolgy atf Bristol University who wrote a famous paper with Richard Twitchett entitled “How to kill (almost) all life: the end-permian extinction event” explains how w e are close to the tipping point if we haven’t already reached it whereby we are now facing life extinction on earth. This corroborates other thoughtful experts that we face incredible change in the next few decades.
Published on 12 May 2009 We are living in exceptional times. Scientists tell us that we have 10 years to change the way we live, avert the depletion of natural resources and the catastrophic evolution of the Earth’s climate. The stakes are high for us and our children. Everyone should take part in the effort, and HOME has been conceived to take a message of mobilization out to every human being. For this purpose, HOME needs to be free. A patron, the PPR Group, made this possible. EuropaCorp, the distributor, also pledged not to make any profit because Home is [More]
Gordon Robertson looks at Israel’s remarkable agricultural innovation, with special focus on the role of the kibbutz in Israel’s agricultural success, growing crops and orchards in desert, rocky land and swamps with hard work and ingenuity. This is the way to do it!
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Jonathon Porritt, is an eminent writer, broadcaster and commentator on sustainable development. He is Co-Founder of Forum for the Future, the UK’s leading sustainable development charity. He is Co-Director of The Prince of Wales’s Business and Sustainability Programme, was formerly Director of Friends of the Earth (1984-90) and co-chair of the Green Party (1980-83). In 2009 he stood down as Chair of the UK Sustainable Development Commission after nine years providing high-level advice to Government Ministers. Jonathan’s books include Capitalism As If The World Matters (Earthscan, revised 2007); Globalism & Regionalism (Black Dog 2008); and Living Within Our Means (Forum [More]
A film about the global sustainability work of The Prince’s Charities, founded by HRH The Prince of Wales. This is an excellent, thought-provoking short, pithily pointing out the situation and potential answers to global sustainabilty highlighted by HRH Prince Charles who seems to be the right person to act as the catalyst for bringing together all the disparate stakeholders.
South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of community, mental health and learning disability services to the people of Barnsley, Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield employing around 5000 staff. This film is to help Trust staff understand the importance of sustainability in the Trust and the role they can play. The film focusses on four areas; procurement, community venues, waste recycling and energy. It highlights how staff can make small contributions which are not only better for the environment but also make savings that can be put back into frontline services.
This is the project of Sigaram Academy of Excellence and submitted for Schools Sustainability Challenge organized by Living Rainforests, international organization based in London, UK.
“Because of hidden subsidies and skewed regulations, food from the other side of the world tends to cost less than food from a mile away”. How much longer can we let his go. The world is currently facing its biggest threat for mankind and we blithely ignore the truth for the sake of profit. This short video clip really sells the message.