Archived articles from 2010

 

Noticias Positivas Goes Mainstream in Argentina

 
 

Archive

03 Mar 2010

 

For Positive News in ArgentinaóNoticias Positivasó2009 was a great year; a time of remarkable growth and achievements.

 

New Film Project Captures Solutions

 
 

Archive

03 Mar 2010

 

A new film project is seeking out and documenting inspirational individuals, communities and cultures from around the world.

 

New Bus Shelter's Got Bottle

 
 

Archive

03 Mar 2010

 

Bottlestop is an innovative bus shelter, built using recycled glass bottles. Located in Lexington, Kentucky, the structure is also self-sustaining, illuminated with LED lights and powered by solar panels.

 

Natural Alchemy

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

The Eden Project has diverted a massive 100 tonnes of food waste from landfill since 2005, when it began turning kitchen scraps from its cafes into compost.

 

Moving Britain from Brown to Green

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

'Green gas' made out of food waste and sewage, is to be piped into British homes by sustainable energy pioneers, Ecotricity.

 

Movement for Peace Circles the Earth

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

An inspiring journey across the globe has united hundreds of thousands of people in the name of peace.

 

International Celebration of Grandmothers

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

International Grandmothers' Day is to be celebrated in 132 countries on 25th April. The event was established last year by Darina Allen from County Cork, Ireland.

 

Interfaith Musical Inspires Peace

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

In January, Peace Child International staged a pilot of their new musical, Peace Child - Alpha Omega.

 

Hong Kong's Progressive Edge

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

Positive News Hong Kong is six years old and continues to highlight the surprising amount of good news coming from what is usually seen only as a financial capital.

 

Going Wild in the City

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

A Jewel in Toronto's Crown becomes a Model for Canada's Sustainable Future.

 

Going Strong in Spain

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

In Spain, Noticias Positivas have recently revamped their website, to include new features such as RSS and an improved video section.

 

Fruitful Success for Palestine

 
 

Agriculture, Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

The Story of the World's First Fair Trade Olive Oil

 

Forest to Reflourish

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

Recognising the need for ecological restoration, a local group in Scotland have set about transforming a barren valley.

 

Energy Out of the Blue

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

A new wave-energy device has become operational off the north coast of Scotland.

 

El-Funoun Lives the Dance

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

An intrepid troupe of singers, musicians and Dabke dancers who, inspired by their heritage, have worked to revive the folk music of Palestine.

 

Climate of Co-operation

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

Despite the outcome of the UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, young people are making progress in protecting their futures.

 

A Celebration of Tribal Peoples

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

'We Are One: a Celebration of Tribal Peoples' is a truly unique collection of indigenous wisdom, stunning images and extracts.

 

A Canvas for a Powerful Movement

 
 

Archive

02 Mar 2010

 

"It has been a pleasure for the Positive News US team to focus on thevast canvas of a powerful movement, saying yes to joy, equality and thecare of our planet." Ilonka Wloch

 

7 Million Children Vote for Nelson and Graca

 
 

Archive, Youth

02 Mar 2010

 

Both Graca Machel and her husband, Nelson Mandela, have been crowned 'Heroes' in a vote cast by seven million children from across the world.

 

Bolivia Calls for Earth Rights

 
 

/ Sustainable Development

02 Mar 2010

 

President Evo Morales Ayma of Bolivia is calling for a Universal Declaration of the Rights of Mother Earth.