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Run for VSO!

Run for VSO!

We have places in two of London’s most prestigious running events – Bupa 10K and Royal Parks Half marathon. Sign up and join the VSO team today. Your money will help us fight poverty and change the lives of some of the world’s poorest communities.

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The EU Energy Label is Changing!

The EU Energy Label is Changing!

The EU energy label is changing – This film explains the main changes and what to look for on the label.

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Hungry No More

Hungry No More

K’Naan, Liya Kebede, George Clooney, Idris Elba, Bono, Annie Lennox, Colin Farrell, and Bill Nighy unite behind ONE’s new Hungry No More campaign to help focus the world’s attention again on the famine and food crisis in the Horn of Africa.

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Green Investing

Green Investing

How can you be sure your money is being invested sustainably and ethically? Justin Urquhart Stewart and guests provide a guide to investors who want a return on their money without harming the environment.

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Low-income countries in 2030 – The Greater Good

Low-income countries in 2030 – The Greater Good

Fourth of four scenarios exploring how climate change will transform low-income countries. Individual liberties and choice have suffered, but most people feel that their future is at least being safeguarded.

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Fashion for our Future

Fashion for our Future

High fashion isn’t normally known for being held in high regard among environmentalists. But some big names and big brands in fashion have gotten together with Greenpeace to put on a toxics-free fashion show.

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Boom and Burst

Boom and Burst

‘Boom and Burst’ – one of four scenarios for the UK outbound tourism industry, developed by Forum for the Future for the Tourism 2023 project. For further information, go to www.forumforthefuture.org/projects/tourism-2023. Animation by Zarino Zappia, Goldsmiths.

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VSO working in Africa

VSO working in Africa

Raise funds for VSO and you could change the lives of people living in some of the poorest communities in the world.

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Making good neighbours – India

Making good neighbours – India

Whitley Award donated by HSBC Private Bank. M. D. ‘Madhu’ Madhusudan (India) is Director of the Nature Conservation Foundation, working to reduce conflict between people and wildlife, including tigers, in the Western Ghats, the world’s most densely populated biodiversity hotspot, by showing farmers how to reduce crop raids, improve their incomes and avoid park encroachment.

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Yves Behar at the Design Museum

Yves Behar at the Design Museum

For the first Puma.Safe Sustainability Lecture, Yves Behar, founder of design studio fuseproject and winner of Brit Insurance Designs of the Year 2008 for One Laptop Per Child gave an insight into his design practice.

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