'The Corporation', recently released in UK cinemas, is a thrilling psychoanalytic examination of contemporary corporate business strategy featuring, amongst others, Michael Moore, Noam Chomsky, [...]
The Herefordshire ice cream maker, September Organic Dairy, has recently undertaken an environmental audit. They produce such a low level of waste they could almost get away with having no bin at [...]
Playright, a Hospital Play Service, has been using fun and play to help young patients and their families in 10 Hong Kong hospitals. Since 1994, they have been building playgrounds, organising [...]
Unity Gardens in Hereford began as a project of the National Permaculture Association and is a member of the Federation of City Farms and Community gardens.
Norwood, the children and family services charity, have teamed up with The Recycling Appeal to raise funds. Supporters are asked to send in their old mobile phones and empty printer cartridges [...]
Organic Cotton is making its mark with more companies selling clothes and household products than ever before. Even some high street stores are now stocking organic cotton.
As the world organizes a massive relief mission in the wake of the worst natural diaster in modern times a whole new movement which could radically affect the way we respond to disasters is [...]
This year marks the mid-term of the International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World (2001-2010) as well as the launch of the United Nations Decade of [...]
CafÈdirect, the UK's largest Fairtrade hot drinks company, and Europe's leading social bank, Triodos, have launched a public share issue that they hope will raise £5 million. The money will [...]
Wales has achieved another first. Alongside its world leading policy on sustainable development, written into the founding constitution of its National Assembly, it now hosts the Wales Institute [...]
Dr Colin Hudson was a British agriculturalist who lived in the Caribbean for thirty years. He died unexpectedly of a heart attack at his home in Barbados this February. Colin was recognised for [...]
If loving, caring, empathy and wisdom were qualities which made people famous, Bina Gibson would be known worldwide.
Rosy Daniel has launched a seven-step, revolutionary Health Creation Programme for health, happiness and peace of mind, which can be carried out with a Health Creation Mentor.
For the past three years, hundreds of children have been attending a growing number of holiday courses run by the Sathya Sai Education in Human Values (SSEHV) programme all around the UK. They [...]
Slowing down in Werfenweng, a model community for car-free tourism in the Austrian Alps.
An unique proposal for a huge tidal-powered Moon Clock is being hailed by scientists and anthropologists. The Aluna Project, designed by artist, Laura Williams, will be a magnificent glass and [...]
The Welsh Youth Forum on Sustainable Development (WYFSD) has recently come into existence with the aim of providing a voice for young people in Wales on issues of sustainable development they [...]
All over the world groups of people are beginning to reclaim power over their own destiny, inspired by great leaders such as Mahatma Gandhi, who said that: 'My work will be finished if I succeed [...]
Yusuf Islam, the singer formerly known as Cat Stevens, has received a "Man of Peace" award at a ceremony in Rome.
Last year, Rory Spowers, author of Rising Tides' and founder and editor of The Web of Hope, moved to Galle, in South Western Sri Lanka, to set up home with his wife and two young sons. He [...]