Archived articles from 2008

 

Award for HELP Founder

 
 

Archive

02 Jul 2008

 

Aliette Jamart's commitment to return orphaned chimpanzees back to the wild in Africa, has led to one of the most successful reintroduction programmes in conservation history.

 

The British Wind Energy Association

 
 

Archive

01 Jul 2008

 


 

Xavante Tree Nursery Project

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

Emily Burridge founder of the Indigenous People's Cultural Support Trust tells us about her Xavante Tree Nursery Project.

 

Seasonal & Regional

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 


 

Taddy Blecher

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

"We wanted to create the first free university in sub-Saharan Africa. Everybody thought we were absolutely crazy."

 

Lynne Twist

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

"Toconfront our dysfunction around money, own it and transform it is oneof the most powerful things we can do to make the world work."

 

Getting Transition Training into Schools.

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

Marrianne Griffin has a vision to get Transition Town Training into mainstream education.

 

The Rubbish Diet

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 


 

Bags of Colour

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

Bagsof Colour is a business project that Beth Shepherd is developing in Sri Lanka asway of promoting sustainable and ethical living.

 

Positive Action

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 


 

The Delabole Wind Fair 2008

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

Good Energy is hosting the fourth Delabole Wind Fair on Saturday 5th July as part if its campaign to promote low carbon living.

 

Time Travel Tales Unveil Fossil Fields

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

Ten well-known fossiliferous Scottish locations have been unveiled in aunique new book by a leading Aberdeen expert on Scottish fossils.

 

A Giant Leap for Marine Kind

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

One of the UK's finest marine wildlife sites is set to be protectedfrom damaging scallop-dredging, thanks to the introduction of a 60sqmile exclusion zone in Lyme Bay

 

Harvestival, Opens the Gates to Summer

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2008

 

This summer sees the return of Harvestival, a series of outdoorexperiences taking a taste of the countryside to people across the UK.

 

Positive Action

 
 

Archive

24 Jun 2008

 

Positive Action is the area we have made on our website for stories that we have received from you, our readers.

 

World Prizes for Three Extraordinary Women

 
 

Archive

24 Jun 2008

 

Three extraordinary women, working to create a better world for children, have had their efforts recognised by a deserving accolade: the World's Children's Prize for the Rights of the Child.

 

Tidal Turbines the Way Forward

 
 

Archive

24 Jun 2008

 

Renewable energy enthusiasts across the world were recently focused on Northern Ireland's Strangford Lough, for the installation of the first ever commercial tidal turbine system.

 

The Big Green Bus

 
 

Archive

24 Jun 2008

 

The Big Green Idea is a new charity set up to show people that sustainable living can be really easy, great fun, healthy and inexpensive.

 

Journey of a Generation

 
 

Archive

24 Jun 2008

 

On August 3rd, thousands of Indigenous people from across Canada and North America will travel to the Cowichan Valley to take part in the 2008 North American Indigenous Games.

 

Kyle Taylor's Road Trip America

 
 

Archive

17 Jun 2008

 

Ashoka's Youth Venture, an organisation providing support and finance for young people to set up their own social projects, recently helped fund Kyle Taylor's ambitious road trip across America.