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[28 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]

Retail giant Harvey Norman has come under fire for their timber sourcing habits, with the company using timber from native Australian old growth forests as well as Indonesian rainforest timber in their furniture. Elizabeth McArthur reports.

GEJI, Multimedia, Sustainability »

[21 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Bugs as replacement for red meat?

With a quarter of global greenhouse gas emissions coming from meat production there is a push for an alternative that is more sustainable. Anne Winther Rasmussen reports from Holland on the use insects as a replacement for red meat.

Multimedia, Sustainability »

[19 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Dying Eco-Friendly

One woman in Sweden has found a way to give back to the earth with a controversial system that turns your body into compost. Filmed and edited by Nicole Cairns Law Sau Ying Anokhee Shah.

GEJI, Multimedia, Sustainability »

[17 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Expanding ecotourism in Norway

With a vast amount of wilderness Norway is reaping benefits from a sustainable and environmentally-friendly expanding ecotourism industryHugo Pilon-Larose has the story. Produced by Dave Fanner, Hugo Pilon-Larose and Kimberly Ivany.

GEJI, Multimedia, Pollution, Sustainability »

[15 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Noise pollution in Copenhagen

Denmark is one of the nosiest Scandinavian countries with 70 per cent of the population suffering from noise pollution. Dario Bosio documents one woman’s experience in Copenhagen.

Climate Change, GEJI, Multimedia, News, Sustainability »

[7 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
CO2-neutrality in Denmark

A small island in Denmark became CO2-neutral in less than ten years. Several bigger cities in Denmark now try to accomplish the same. Miriam Ønya reports.

Climate Change, GEJI, Multimedia, Reports, Sustainability »

[3 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Traffic pollution reduction in Copenhagen

Denmark’s capital Copenhagen wants to be the CO2 neutral by 2025. But transport pollution is a major contributer to greenhouse gas emissions. Linda Arponen, Liisi Mölder and Asta Smagurauskaite report on the ways Denmark is searching to reduce traffic pollution.

Headline, News, Sustainability »

[15 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Green Burials

Some Australians are taking their commitment to the environment to the grave, opting for eco-friendly burials where headstones are replaced by GPS coordinates. Elizabeth Pratt reports.

Biodiversity, Featured, Law & Ethics, Sustainability »

[26 May 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Growing quinoa in Australia

Kept a secret among the Bolivian tribes for thousands of years, quinoa has recently become a highly sought-after food in the West. Jemma Nicoll reports.

Culture, Featured, News, Sustainability, Volunteering »

[24 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
Pimp My Kid: getting styled and giving back

In the midst of a debt crisis, the Greeks are still giving back. Bella Papadopolous Dobrowolska and Morgan Pettersson report.