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Green Construction for Sustainable Living

Green Construction for Sustainable Living

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09 Oct 2008 | Video

Using technology to confront polluters in China

Environmentalists in China have compiled a database that serves as a tool to pressure polluters into changing their ways. …  

09 Oct 2008 | Video

What is the value of nature? A report offers an answer

A joint German/European Commission study released today offers economic tools to assess the value of nature in order to better protect it. …  

09 Oct 2008 | Video

Powerful people on a quest for environmental solutions

The powerful on a quest for environmental solutions

Prince Turki Bin Nasser, President of Meteorology and the Environment of Saudi Arabia hosted a three-hour infomal get together of decision-makers, leading environmentalists and philatropists. …  

09 Oct 2008 | Video

Ahmed Djoghlaf, Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity
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All hands on deck

With 2010 just around the corner, the global target to significantly reduce biodiversity loss seems elusive. It's now time to think about a renewed global framework and ways to better measure progress. But let's not forget the current target says Ahmed Djoghlaf, Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity. The target is still on the table at the highest level; last year, the G8+5 countries promised to increase their efforts. …  

09 Oct 2008 | Video

Antinea foundation 
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What is the real state of our oceans?

The Swiss based Antinea foundation embarks on a ten year expedition to asses the state of our seas. …  

09 Oct 2008 | Video

Jonathan Fanton, President of the MacArthur Foundation
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Philanthropy in action

Private grant-making foundations have a significant role to play in conservation and are increasingly partnering with environmental organisations. Jonathan Fanton, President of one of the largest, the MacArthur Foundation, explains how it plans to target its latest $50 million commitment to biodiversity conservation. …  

09 Oct 2008 | Video

Gonzalo Oviedo

Power to the people

There is increasing understanding about the links between conservation and poverty reduction-how the livelihoods of millions of the rural poor depend on healthy ecosystems. The challenge is putting this understanding into practice, involving local people in decisions about, and management of the natural resources on which they depend. Gonzalo Oviedo explains some of the issues and what's needed to address them.  …  

09 Oct 2008 | Video

Evening News Oct 08, 2008
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Evening News Oct 8

What is the real state of our oceans? How can we support families of rangers who lose their lives while saving our parks? How can we work with Africa to sustain their natural resources? these and other key issues were discussed today at the iucn congress. …  

08 Oct 2008 | Video

Local 2010 Action for Biodiversity: The ignored solution? 
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Local 2010 Action for Biodiversity: The ignored solution?

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08 Oct 2008 | Video