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Slow Fashion: Caryn Franklin and Safia Minney Live Q&A

Safia Minney launched her new eco-fashion book, Slow Fashion last week. Caryn Franklin, British fashion expert and commentator, asks the People Tree founder about the trend of slow fashion and where the industry is heading.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Welcome to the NI Japan Blog! / About Earth Garden event

NI Japan had a booth in an event called "Earth Garden Winter" in Tokyo. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Food - wake-up call

The excellent Oakland Institute in California has produced this useful briefing which sheds a little more light on what's really going on.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The story with no end in sight

After appeal from top Philippine authorities, China agreed to delay the scheduled execution of three Filipino migrant workers, who are on death row for drug trafficking. The case shed light on many more deeply rooted problems in the country.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Earth Day Event in Chofu

Earth Day Event in Chofu2009 in .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - Caste aways

In this program youll hear one of the main concepts behind Radio NewInternationalist take-off, as progressive people from Asia, Europe andthe Pacific drop in to our airwaves to share and compare theirexperiences from different continents. Today, arms traders andcorporate raiders share the space with human rights advocates ..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Bretton Woods II (part 2): free, foul or fair - what's to be done about trade?

In the run-up to the 'Bretton Woods II' G20 conference in Washington, it's clear that 'free' is to trade what 'deregulation' is to finance.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The other Copenhagen conference

The way we use (and waste) water has a profound impact on climate change, as experts have been discussing at Klimaforum09.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - Cotton Pickin'

Cotton pickinFresh from an assignment in India, New Internationalist co-editor Richard Swift joins the radio team to pick the issues from the worlds cotton fields. Ninety-nine per cent of cotton farmers now live in the Global South two-thirds in India and China. Yet some in India estimate that only one per cent of the price of a cotton shirt brought in the West ends up in the hands of the farmers.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Bring workers’ rights back into fashion

Angered by the avoidable tragic factory collapse at Rana Plaza, Bangladesh, Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks at how we’ve regressed on employment.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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