Vandana Shiva is an Indian environmental activist and anti-globalization author. Globally recognized scientist, philosopher and activist for crop biodiversity and outspoken critic of GMO crops.An inspirational woman.
Australian teachers have signed up to ‘Cool Australia’, a non-profit website that provides inspirational material to schools and caters the students’ thirst for knowledge about how to be smart, clean and efficient. Close to teachers are.
The countries most likely to survive climate change in one infographic
“Love what you do,” it says in big letters on the wall in the café at The Farmer’s Place. And this is the starting point for farmer, business man and entrepreneur Robert Pascoe, the owner of the place – and winner of 2015 Geelong Business Excellence.
Why is Pope Francis’ teaching letter, the encyclical, so significant? Because it has brought the questions around not just climate change, but to Australians more specifically coal mining and onshore gas mining into the moral’s sphere of the total element of who we are as human beings. Geelong St Mary’s parish priest, Father Kevin Dillon, explained this when he was guest in the 78th Sustainable Hour, together with anti-fracking activist Cynthia Lyons. Jack Nyhof reports from Geelong High…
Climate change can be linked to increase in Australia’s suicide rates, a study shows. In this the edition of The Sustainable Hour on The Pulse, we talk about what a city’s councillors could and should be doing in order to ensure that its.
On 5 February The Sustainable Hour on The Pulse embarked on an 'Eco-Energy Quest' together with Surf Coast councillor Eve Fisher who just returned from a study tour which took her to the United States, Canada, Germany and Denmark to look at options.