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Oil On Ice

Oil On Ice

Oil On Ice is a vivid and compelling film that connects the fate of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to decisions America makes about energy policy. Caught in the balance are the culture and livelihood of the Gwich’in people and the migratory wildlife in this most fragile of ecosystems.

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It should be child’s play

It should be child’s play

WaterAid is asking Glastonbury revellers to create a big stink to put a stop to the water and sanitation scandal by signing a petition for Gordon Brown…

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Charging Ahead

Charging Ahead

A winner of the 2006 Ashden Awards. Rahimafrooz Batteries Limited (RBL) has played a central role in delivering the world’s most successful solar power programme.

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10.10.10 A Global Day of Doing

10.10.10 A Global Day of Doing

See what others are doing as part of 10.10.10 A Global Day of Doing and get inspired.

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Landscape and Biodiversity Protection – India

Landscape and Biodiversity Protection – India

Dr Ramana Athreya, winner of the 2011 Whitley Award donated by The Friends of the WFN, is an associate professor at the Indian Institute of Science Education and a co-ordinator with Eco-Systems India. Ramana is working on landscape and biodiversity protection in India’s least populated state – Arunachal Pradesh – by forming conservation alliances with Himalayan tribes-people.

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National Grid – moving to a low carbon environment

National Grid – moving to a low carbon environment

Steve Holliday, National Grid CEO, looks at what the UK utility company is doing to move its energy infrastructure towards a green, low carbon environment. In one case he points to the company’s smart grid pilots that will test new technology for a ‘smarter’ future aiding customers to conserve energy usage.

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Nike vs. Adidas Detox Challenge

Nike vs. Adidas Detox Challenge

The world needs more champions. Challenge them to detox our water.

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Journey to the Polar Ice Rim

Journey to the Polar Ice Rim

A behind the scenes look at the UN Secretary-General’s recent visit to the Arctic where he witnessed first hand the rapid effects on the local environment caused by global warming.

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Ashley Primary School

Ashley Primary School

Ashley Church of England Primary School won an Ashden Award for Sustainable Energy in 2009. The whole school community has worked together to bring the climate change motive into everything they do.

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Youth For Development

Youth For Development

Are you 18 to 25 and passionate about international development? VSO’s Youth for Development (YfD) programme gives you the chance to live and work in a developing country for up to a year. This film gives you a tempting taster of the YfD experience – hear from outgoing volunteers on what motivates them, and find out how Rob and Ruth are adapting to life in stunning Mongolia.

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