Archived articles from 2011

 
The Good Food Revolution
 

Agriculture, Positive Perspective, Wellbeing

21 Feb 2011

 

Positive perspective: David Barrie explores the importance of good nutrition and the growth in popularity of wholefoods since the 1960s

 
Young people want renewable energy
 

/ Youth

12 Feb 2011

 

A new report on UK energy policy, written by 16-25 year-olds, is calling for the rapid uptake of renewable energy and for greater youth consultation on energy and climate policy

 
Go Green Week 2011
 

/ Environment

08 Feb 2011

 

This week students across the UK are showcasing creative and practical activities that promote sustainable living, such as veggie food feasts, grow-your-own workshops, cycle clinics and swap shops

 
Playing with the Climate
 

Environment

08 Feb 2011

 

Greenland, a new play about how we respond to climate change, has opened at the National Theatre

 

Organic Milk: Best All Year Round

 
 

/ Agriculture, Wellbeing

08 Feb 2011

 

Groundbreaking research proves the benefits of buying organic milk throughout the year

 
LEDs Light up Tanzania's Homes
 

/ Economics & Innovation

31 Jan 2011

 

Illumination, a company selling solar LED lamps, are on a mission to replace the paraffin lanterns in Tanzania's 1.5 million homes

 
Watercress Factsheet
 

/ Food, Wellbeing

26 Jan 2011

 

With new research revealing the cancer-fighting properties of watercress, we offer some insights into the world of the UK's most historic salad leaf

 
The Wonders of Watercress
 

Agriculture, Wellbeing

26 Jan 2011

 

As new research backs the cancer-fighting properties of watercress, Sarah Wilkinson digs up the story of the UK's most historic salad leaf

 
Belize Bans Trawling
 

Agriculture, Justice

13 Jan 2011

 

Victory for ocean lovers and conservationists as Caribbean nation of Belize bans the destructive and controversial fishing practice of trawling

 
Towards an International Ban on Trawling
 

Agriculture, Environment

13 Jan 2011

 

Following a recent ban on trawling in Belize, will other fishing nations follow suit?

 

New Report Showcases Agricultural Innovations

 
 

/ Agriculture, Innovation

12 Jan 2011

 

A new report is being launched, highlighting successful agricultural innovations and unearthing major successes in preventing food waste, building resilience to climate change, and strengthening farming in cities