The ancient forests of Papua New Guinea

Photo | 5 July, 2010

Clan member Auwagi Sekapiya is carrying a baby in the ancient forests of Papua New Guinea. The Paradise Forests are among the largest and most biologically diverse ancient forests left in the world. The future of these forests, and of the people who depend upon them, has been at the mercy of an international market whose voracious appetite for cheap timber, furniture and flooring drives ancient forest destruction. Read more »

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Month In Pictures - August

Slideshow | 31 August, 2014

PFCs: The Story of a Toxic Little Monster

Video | 27 August, 2014 at 15:00

You might not realise it but our planet is swarming with chemical monsters, from your washing machine to the North Pole. Toxic Little Monsters, like PFCs, are still being used by big companies to make all sorts of products, despite the fact...

Solar micro-grid project, Dharnai Village, India

Video | 13 August, 2014 at 11:30

The people of Dharnai village used to have a facility supplied by the state Government which provided electricity. This infrastructure hasn't been available for the last 33 years and diesel generators have been the only source of electricity.

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