Hazel Henderson is recording an important, new television series, Ethical Marketplace. It will initially be shown on stations affiliated to America's Public Broadcasting Service and will be [...]
Next time you buy a bag of rice you might think about the purple herons, black-winged stilts and flamingos that live peacefully on an organic farm in one of the most important wetlands in Europe, [...]
Calder Valley are celebrating the defeat of a proposal for a huge open cast mine on Heald Moor and the opportunity to implement an alternative plan for the area.
Traditional orchards, many of which contain local and rare varieties of trees, are safe from threat of being grubbed up' after a campaign by English Nature
It is said that dragons lie sleeping in the mountains of Wales and perhaps they will be awoken this July during Dragonfire, a week-long exploration and celebration of renewable energy with a [...]
This year, the Permaculture Association of Britain will be celebrating its 21st birthday with an event intended to reach out to the wider environmental and social movements.
The Findhorn Foundation is hosting an exciting gathering of large holistic networks from around the world, this autumn. Connectivity and Synchronicity: Building a Global Culture of Peace runs [...]
It is now possible to hear Positive News Radio programmes online at any time.
Innocent Izamoje is on a mission to make the world happy. Two near-death experiences left him contemplating what really mattered in life. 'I saw the need to stay happy and be grateful for every [...]
Happiness is our basic state of being according to psychologist, Robert Holden, founder of The Happiness Project.
Concern about the increase in obesity and allergies in children has led to a growing number of initiatives aimed at providing fresh, healthy, organic food in schools.
Over 400 MPs and MEPs returned to school earlier this year to highlight the fact that 100 million children in the developing world are not currently getting an education.
Loads of hammering, sawing and screwing has been going on in South Gloucester schools as a fun way of getting the message about looking after the environment across to thousands of pupils.
With SATs and League Tables, it seems that we have more measurement than ever before in schools, but only assessing academic success.
Gross National Happiness could be the next stage in the evolution of our economic thinking.
The Venus transit of June 2004 is thought by many to be the starting point of an age of planetary awareness. These transits occur in pairs and the next one is due on June 6th 2012. In the past, [...]
Positive News is pleased to be one of the sponsors of the 2nd Great Rethinking Conference in Oxford this September.
This summer sees the first UK tour of Feliciano dos Santos' group Massukos. Their trip includes a show for 200,000 at the G8 Summit Rally supporting Make Poverty History. In the year which [...]
Following a landmark challenge in the European Courts of Justice to the contentious Food Supplements Directive, the Court's Senior Adviser has given his Opinion in favour of the case. This means [...]
Celebrities joined campaigners at biggest mass protest of an election campaign when over 25,000 people filled Whitehall at an all-night vigil and protest organised by the Trade Justice Movement [...]