Archived articles from 2008

 

The Curitiba Story

 
 

Archive

15 Sep 2008

 

When things aren't working out, it's wise to deal with the root of the problem. Curitiba in Brazil offers an inspiring example of urban development.

 

Community Power

 
 

Archive

15 Sep 2008

 

Limpsfield Village, Surrey, has recently won an O2 It's YourCommunity' award and has been granted a generous sum of money for theirRiver Eden Project'.

 

Burnley Food Links

 
 

Archive

15 Sep 2008

 

With five unpaid directors, all women and three from different ethnicgroups, Burnley Food Links, in Lancashire, is well placed tocommunicate with and respond to local communities.

 

And… Finally… on Stage

 
 

Archive

15 Sep 2008

 

Crow Weaver, a musician from New York State in the USA, has created a solar sound stage

 

Algae: Green Gold

 
 

Archive

15 Sep 2008

 

Good news - newly grown, compressed algae produces virtually the same oil as fossil fuels and is a product that can be used to power existing systems.

 

Launch of Putney Sculture Trail

 
 

Archive

10 Sep 2008

 

The work of respected British sculptor Alan Thornhill is to form a unique mile-long sculpture trail' in a major new piece of public art.

 

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Archive

10 Sep 2008

 

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An Organisation That Gets It Right

 
 

Archive

09 Sep 2008

 

Potential Mentoring, Putting Young People First.' The motto, 'Puttingyoung people first challenges us to make a difference, to provide anopportunity to learn how to overcome obstacles.

 

Peace Mala Youth Awards

 
 

Archive, Youth

09 Sep 2008

 

The third annual Peace Mala International Youth Awards have been announced and the ceremony will take place on 17th September at the Temple of Peace in Cardiff Wales.

 

A Story of Hope and Courage

 
 

Archive

09 Sep 2008

 

International Women's Day is a great opportunity to celebrate the achievements of some of the women World Vision work alongside.

 

Paddington Arts' Carnival Celebration

 
 

Archive

09 Sep 2008

 

The Paddington Arts team of 120 young people took to the streets of London for the 2008 Notting Hill Carnival.

 

Future of Farming Award 2008

 
 

Archive

09 Sep 2008

 

Worcestershire Wildlife Trust is delighted that its Lower Smite Farm has been named as runner up in the Natural England Future of Farming Award for the West Midlands Region.

 

Less is More

 
 

Archive

09 Sep 2008

 

Can we Really Live Better by Consuming Less is the issue posed by this year's Bristol Schumacher Conference. It is being chaired by Jonathon Porritt, Founder Director of Forum for the Future.

 

Heroic Award for Keeper's Dedication

 
 

Archive

09 Sep 2008

 

Stany Nyandwi, who left his family, his home, and his homeland behind when he helped stage a daring transport of orphaned chimpanzees out of war-torn Burundi.

 

From Blur to Burkina

 
 

Archive

03 Sep 2008

 

Former Blur bassist Alex James explains how he learnt some important lessons about working the soil on a recent trip to Burkina Faso, West Africa.

 

RHS Photographic Competition 2008

 
 

Archive

03 Sep 2008

 

This year's RHS Photographic Competition, supported by fine art publisher, The Medici Society, has two new categories.

 

New Technology Helps Eagle Eyed Biologists

 
 

Archive

03 Sep 2008

 

Ground-breaking technology that will enable biologists to identify andmonitor large numbers of endangered animals, from butterflies towhales, without being captured.

 

From Blur to Burkina Blur

 
 

Archive

02 Sep 2008

 

Blur bassist Alex James explains how he learnt some important lessons about working the soil on a recent trip to Burkina Faso, West Africa.

 

Waste Watch

 
 

Archive

31 Aug 2008

 


 

Its Your Community

 
 

Archive

31 Aug 2008