In an ambitious project that will span three years, Wang Xianmin, a former aircraft manufacturer and researcher, now Secretary General for the China Environment Protection Foundation, plans to [...]
The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in Wales has decided not to proceed with an injunction that will force Tony Wrench and Jane Faith to demolish their Roundhouse at Brithdir Mawr.
Passion for the Planet is a breath of fresh air on the radio dial. The UK's only mind, body, spirit and planet' radio station, its founders are truly passionate about its principles.
Celebrating the life of Joseph Rotblat, friends and colleagues remember the life and achievements of a remarkable man.
The European Union , EU, has announced for the first time that it supports the international Arms Trade Treaty for a stricter control of arms.
Nuclear power looked dead its credibility in tatters after years of cost overruns and safety fears, unanswered questions about radioactive waste and the use of many countries' civilian nuclear [...]
Seven new community radio licences have been awarded in the UK bringing the total number of full community radio licences awarded so far to sixty-two.
Right Livelihood is an ancient Buddhist philosophy, which embodies the principle that people should follow an honest occupation fully respecting all others and the natural world.
The first People's Peace Summit has launched an international initiative for the creation of Departments of Peace in governments throughout the world. The idea is to support the emergence of a [...]
Everyone in the industrialised world is invited to take up challenge to cut their CO2 emissions by 60%. On average, each person in the UK is responsible for about nine tonnes of carbon dioxide [...]
Malawi is a small land-locked country in South-East Africa squeezed between Zambia, Mozambique and Tanzania. In terms of people and culture, Malawi is rich. From arrival you are aware of the warm [...]
Shot over a five-year period by farmer, Rosamund Young, The Secret Life of the Farm is a film that shows secret' glimpses into the everyday lives of the cattle, sheep, hens and wildlife on her [...]
Paul Williams of Precious Earth Ltd., in Ludlow, Shropshire, islaunching a design range for living spaces called Fernish. He intendsto prove that it is not necessary to compromise aesthetics [...]
China is in a position to become the world leader in wind power, according to a Greenpeace report released in October. By 2020, Guandong province could produce enough energy from wind turbines to [...]
Food Supplements on the market prior to 2003 are to be used at least to the end of 2009, if they are proved to be safe to public health by the European Food Safety Authority.
The need for affordable housing is a priority for new-build houses. With this in mind, Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust, CSBT, launched a competition for designs for A Novel Sustainable [...]
The Gandhi Foundation is aiming to create a resource pack for teachers on the theories and practices of non violent conflict resolution. The course will include video clips of the film, Gandhi, [...]
One innovative organic food business part of New Economics Foundation (nef) BizFizz programme is showing the way forward for both school and hospital food procurement. Driven by a passion for [...]
The challenge and opportunity of Peak Oil was a two-day conference held at Kinsale Further Education College in south west Ireland, last June. The aim of the weekend was to raise awareness of the [...]
Thanks to a government funding initiative Salvador Lamas has revolutionised the latest edition to his Chicago restaurant chain Taco Burrito King. Paying close to $2000 a month to heat the 500 [...]