A pioneering workshop in London next month aims to equip journalists to better serve society by creating content that is more engaging and empowering for their audiences
A raw food diet sounds like it would be good for you, but probably involves too much time and effort, right? Not so, Claudia Cahalane discovers on a raw food beginners’ course
A new 12-month course is being launched in Bristol to help people find fulfilling employment that has a positive impact on the planet
This year, 17 students became the very first graduates of a new Certificate in Sustainable Horticulture. A pioneering food-growing course will give students qualifications fit for the 21st [...]
Southbank Centre and E4 Udderbelly launched The Training Academy, as part of their Summer Season beside the Thames.
'Changing Course for Life' is all about 'Local Solutionsto Global Problems' and is a wake up call, urging us all to take back ourlives before we lose control irreversibly.
Marine students from Kingston Maurward College near Dorchester have been rolling up their sleeves to add weight to this year's Great Dorset Beach Clean.
After the success of last year's Arvon Course, Positive News and Global NET are offering another 15 young writers, aged 16 - 25 years, the opportunity to take part in 2009's positive journalism [...]
Harry Taylor from Cornwall did a one-day training course on an organic farm, organised by Peace Child. He learned to express ideas through performance and work with younger children.
Eco Driven, a Portishead based driving school near Bristol, explain the ethos behind teaching learner drivers to eco drive.
Earlier in the year, an important global report criticised industrial agriculture as too narrowly focused.
Young people were recently invited by Positive News to spend a week at a training centre for aspiring writers, run by The Arvon Foundation.
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You will discover how to read trees, learn about their differentcharacteristics and uses, how to get the best from your tools, workingwith the grain and elegant ways to join wood.
Learn how to propagate fruit trees by grafting on this practical course
Biodynamic farming was the first modern, consciously organic method offarming, having been developed in the 1920s as a response to thedegradation of soil and plants that had already begun.
What do good governments do when something everyone needs to survive becomes scarce? Do they allow an unregulated market to decide who gets it and who does not? Of course not, says Richard [...]