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Toxic sludge disaster – Hungary

Toxic sludge disaster – Hungary

On October 4th 2010, a flood of toxic sludge wrought havoc on villages and towns in Western Hungary. The spill left nine people dead and created a huge environmental disaster.

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Ecoteering

Ecoteering

A cross between a treasure trail and orienteering, Ecoteering aims to encourage people to connect with the natural world.

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Afrique

Afrique

Greenpeace launches its new office in the Democratic Republic of Congo – the second on the African continent – which will focus on the protection of the Congo Basin rainforest.

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Palm Oil Production

Palm Oil Production

Regulated, sustainable palm oil production which does not threaten primary forest and provides fair working conditions for growers has been developed by WWF and RSPO.

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Nepal – Julie’s story

Nepal – Julie’s story

In this short film VSO volunteer Julie Wilson shares her expertise in primary education with schools in Nepal. We are given a glimpse of how she is adapting to a new culture and learning just as much from her colleagues as they are from her and how she is beginning to appreciate what is truly important in life.

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The Killing Fields – the battle to feed factory farms. Part 2

The Killing Fields – the battle to feed factory farms. Part 2

The rapid spread of animal feed plantations across South America is wiping out rainforests and destroying the communities who’ve lived on the land for centuries. The Killing Fields lifts the lid on the battle to feed our factory farms.

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green.tv Weekly News – November 8th 2010

green.tv Weekly News – November 8th 2010

The green news behind simple home renovations, electric cars and revolutionary bikes

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Burned – recycle or incinerate?

Burned – recycle or incinerate?

Local people protest against a massive incinerator planned for Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales. Friends of the Earth argues that increasing recycling would be a greener alternative and would create far more local jobs.

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green.tv Weekly News – September 13th 2010

green.tv Weekly News – September 13th 2010

This week, it’s all technology, technology, technology…

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green.tv Weekly News – June 13th 2011

green.tv Weekly News – June 13th 2011

This week, guest presenter Naomi takes a look at what’s going down in the world of green.

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