From the 18th-30th of September, Germany will be promoting everything Fairtrade, celebrating its fifth annual "Fairtrade Week".
An estimated 20,000 people "self-build" their own homes every year. The effects of climate change, have lead the "green" mortgage lender, Norwich and Peterborough Building Society to run a [...]
This year's World Disarmament Campaign Annual Conference is a joint one , with the Arms Reduction Coalition. Speakers include Baroness Shirley Williams,George Gelber.
Everyone is welcome to come along to Stroud Community Agriculture's first apple juicing party on Sunday 1st October at 2pm.
Come and join in a celebration of cultural diversity with the Pestalozzi students and our international volunteers.
Rosie Sanders, freelance journalist and arts coordinator, reports on the achievements of young people from Downside Middle School on the Isle of Wight, who have set up their very own sustainable [...]
After an uncomfortably warm journey through central London, on an unusually hot day for early July, climate change was already a subject on my mind and undoubtedly on those of the delegates [...]
The 2006 World Children's Prize, or as it is more widely known, the Children's Nobel Prize, has been awarded to Craig Kielburger for his relentless 11 year-long campaigning for the freedom and [...]
This summer, Eco-Schools from across Worcestershire came together, sharing stories of their successes and learning eco-skills.
The winners of the 15th International Painting Competition on the Environment were announced on World Environment Day in June, at a ceremony in Nairobi.
Sam McCreesh, age 16, is a Graphic designer and the founder of Applegreen Designs.
Furniture on the Street is changing the look of outdoor spaces for East London's local authorities and housing associations.
When Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield first set up Ben & Jerry's in1978, they believed that their ice-cream business should have a socialconscious and be responsible to the Vermont community it [...]
At the request of its global network of young people, Peace Child International launched Be the Change! ñ a youth-led sustainable development action programme.
The Regional Development Agency in the East of England is taking positive steps to promote the advancement of renewable energy, by proposing to build the UK's first offshore facility for testing [...]
If you would like a worldwide music experience, Th!nk Global! Working with Oxfam and Amnesty International, the World Music Network, has launched a new record label.
Just-a-minute, a global Brahma Kumaris campaign, is aiming to create personal space in an increasingly chaotic modern society. Launching on September 17th at Wembley Arena.
This July over 10,000 people celebrated the 13th Rototom Sunsplash Festival in Italy. The biggest reggae festival in Europe and the longest running music event in Italy.
The story of Elzeard Bouffier begins in a land scoured by winds on the high plains of Provence. Nothing grows but dry grass and lavender, the fragrance of which is wafted over the audience using [...]
In February, Portugal's Prime Minister, JosÈ SÛcrates, announced that his gov-ernment was going to build 15 biomass electricity-generating stations. Each one will be able to produce 100 megawatts [...]