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arepp:Theatre for Life, South Africa

arepp:Theatre for Life, South Africa

arepp:Theatre for Life received a STARS Foundation Impact Award for its innovative use of theatre in helping children and young people in some of South Africa’s poorest communities to make more informed choices about their lives.

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Alstom at COP17: Highlighting the role of business in the climate change challenge

Alstom at COP17: Highlighting the role of business in the climate change challenge

Alstom highlights the role of business in addressing the climate change challenge at the 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), held in Durban from November 28 to December 9, 201

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Green Revolution – CityCar

Green Revolution – CityCar

Lisa Van Pay of the National Science Foundation meets Will Lark, an MIT graduate student working on the CityCar project. The two discuss the technologies that make this vehicle unique and explore the relationship between art, science and design.

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Stories from the Rainbow Warrior: Departure

Stories from the Rainbow Warrior: Departure

See the maiden voyage of Greenpeace’s newest ship through the eyes of their newest activists, the New Hands on Deck.

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The Big Solar Backtrack

The Big Solar Backtrack

Want a solar powered future? Stop the Government’s destruction of solar and save tens of thousands of green jobs before Christmas. Tell Cameron to ‘Cut, don’t kill solar’, at www.oursolarfuture.org.uk.

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The Wema Centre, Kenya

The Wema Centre, Kenya

Street children in Kenya are provided with shelter, clothing, food, healthcare, psychosocial support and education at the inspirational Wema Centre. It has become a safe haven for over 500 girls, many of whom go on to live normal, healthy, independent lives. Winner of a STARS Foundation Impact Award.

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Extreme Weather – episode 2

Extreme Weather – episode 2

Severe droughts, deadly tornadoes and threatening floods are taking place around the world. We review the latest extreme weather events and talk to a leading scientist about the impact of global warming.

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Carbon Nation – the trailer

Carbon Nation – the trailer

Carbon nation is a documentary movie about climate change SOLUTIONS. Even if you doubt the severity of the impact of climate change or just don’t buy it at all, this is still a compelling and relevant film that illustrates how SOLUTIONS to climate change also address other social, economic and national security issues.

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Oxfam at COP17

Oxfam at COP17

Oxfam is in Durban, South Africa for the latest round of climate negotiations, COP 17.
Oxfam kicked off their presence with a dinner party in the sea to provide a stark illustration of the effects that extreme weather will have on our already creaking food system.

Poor people already spend a big proportion of their incomes on food and this will increase if crops fail due to an unpredictable climate.

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Bwindi Community Hospital, Uganda

Bwindi Community Hospital, Uganda

Amazing results are being achieved in mother and child health amongst isolated communities in Uganda. This hospital was selected to receive the STARS Foundation Impact Award.

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