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Richard Branson promotes 'peace building'

Richard Branson promotes 'peace building'

Posted Mon, 21 Mar 2011 13:59:01 GMT by Andy Tillett

Richard Branson is promoting 'peace building' through website theelders.org. The Virgin brand entrepreneur offers advice on a range of issues through the humanitarian organisation, which he helped set up in 2007 alongside former South African Nelson president Nelson Mandela and pop singer Peter Gabriel.

Richard Branson promotes 'peace building'

Halle Berry honoured by Muhammad Ali for her charity efforts

Halle Berry honoured by Muhammad Ali for her charity efforts

Posted Mon, 21 Mar 2011 13:49:00 GMT by Andy Tillett

Halle Berry has been honoured by Muhammad Ali for her charity efforts. The 'Monster's Ball' actress and keen green activist was guest of honour, awarded for her dedication to many different charities at Ali's Celebrity Fight Night, a fundraiser held by the boxer in Phoenix, Arizona, last Saturday (19.03.11).

Halle Berry honoured by Muhammad Ali for her charity efforts

Sandra Bullock and Demi Lovato make $1 million Japan donations

Sandra Bullock and Demi Lovato make $1 million Japan donations

Posted Fri, 18 Mar 2011 14:42:00 GMT by Andy Tillett

Sandra Bullock and Demi Lovato have both made $1 million donations to the Japan earthquake relief effort. 'Blind Side' actress Sandra pledged the huge amount yesterday (17.03.11), and actress and musician Demi quickly followed, offering the same amount from her own fortune.

Sandra Bullock and Demi Lovato make $1 million Japan donations

Annie Lennox's international delivery

Annie Lennox's international delivery

Posted Fri, 18 Mar 2011 14:31:02 GMT by Andy Tillett

Annie Lennox has become an international postman for charity. The 'Sweet Dreams' singer had already delivered letters from Scottish schoolchildren to pupils in Malawi as part of her work with charity Mary's Meals, and this week returned with replies from the African nation.

Annie Lennox's international delivery

Interest in 'green' services doubles in America

Interest in 'green' services doubles in America

Posted Fri, 18 Mar 2011 10:12:00 GMT by Lucy Brake

The rapid growth in purchasing of 'green' products is now happening in the 'green' services market. The latest consumer research has shown that the American public are now just as interested in purchasing eco-friendly services, including insurance services and airlines, as they are in eco-friendly household goods, such as cleaning products.

Interest in 'green' services doubles in America

Environmental Film Festival begins tomorrow

Environmental Film Festival begins tomorrow

Posted Mon, 14 Mar 2011 15:29:01 GMT by Ruth Hendry

With 150 films from 40 countries and 150 special guests and filmmakers, the 19th Annual Environmental Film Festival in Washington D.C. will be a fantastic celebration and discussion of the natural world and our relationship with it. Films are a powerful tool for conservationists and an excellent way to raises awareness of environmental issues. Filed in environmental issues: environmental film festival/going green.

Environmental Film Festival begins tomorrow

Paul McCartney lends support to anti-cosmetic testing

Paul McCartney lends support to anti-cosmetic testing

Posted Thu, 10 Mar 2011 13:38:02 GMT by Louise Saunders

Sir Paul McCartney has leant his support to an anti-cosmetic testing campaign. The former Beatles rocker - who is a keen advocate of animal rights and vegetarianism - has joined a number of fellow celebrities in joining the new BUAV (British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection) campaign to end animal testing for cosmetic products sold in Europe. Filed under environmental issues: Animal Rights - Celebrity - Going Green

Paul McCartney lends support to anti-cosmetic testing

Emma Watson's eco fashion dream

Emma Watson's eco fashion dream

Posted Thu, 10 Mar 2011 12:59:01 GMT by Louise Saunders

Emma Watson loves being able to wear clothes that she knows aren't harming the environment. The 20-year-old 'Harry Potter' actress - who has joined forces with luxury Italian designer Alberta Ferretti to create eco-friendly clothing line Pure Threads - explained she enjoys having creative control over the fashion collection. Filed under environmental issues: Eco-Fashion - Celebrity - Going Green

Emma Watson's eco fashion dream

Pamela Anderson campaigns for animal rights in Israel

Pamela Anderson campaigns for animal rights in Israel

Posted Wed, 09 Mar 2011 12:56:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Pamela Anderson has travelled to Israel to discuss animal rights in the nation. The former 'Baywatch' actress - who is a worldwide ambassador for the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) organisation - praised the Israeli people for their "progressive" views on animal rights activism.

Pamela Anderson campaigns for animal rights in Israel

Miranda Kerr named as 2011 Earth Hour global ambassador

Miranda Kerr named as 2011 Earth Hour global ambassador

Posted Wed, 09 Mar 2011 12:09:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Miranda Kerr has been named as Earth Hour's global ambassador for 2011. The 27-year-old model - who gave birth to her first child, baby son Flynn, with husband Orlando Bloom in January - is lending her support to the Earth Hour, hour-long lights-out event in the hope of encouraging people all over the world to spend a sixty-minute period on March 26 using no electricity.

Miranda Kerr named as 2011 Earth Hour global ambassador

Livia Firth's 'big hit' eco-friendly Oscars gown

Livia Firth's 'big hit' eco-friendly Oscars gown

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:40:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Livia Firth has revealed her eco-friendly Oscars gown - which was created out of 11 vintage dresses from as far back as the 1920s - was a 'big hit' among her fellow celebrity attendees.

Livia Firth's 'big hit' eco-friendly Oscars gown

Emma Watson creates eco-friendly capsule clothing collection

Emma Watson creates eco-friendly capsule clothing collection

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:29:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Emma Watson has collaborated with luxury Italian designer Alberta Ferretti to create an eco-friendly capsule clothing collection. The 'Harry Potter' actress - who recently released her third and final set of designs for ethical brand People Tree - worked alongside Italian designer Alberta Ferretti to create the green fashion line in the hope of drawing the world's attention to environmental issues.

Emma Watson creates eco-friendly capsule clothing collection

Roofing for rain - best materials for rainwater harvesting

Roofing for rain - best materials for rainwater harvesting

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:19:03 GMT by Martin Leggett

Making the most of the rain requires roofs made of the proper materials - especially if you want to use it in the home, not just the garden. A study from the University of Texas has tested a wide variety of roofing materials for water quality - and come to some interesting conclusions.

Roofing for rain - best materials for rainwater harvesting

Fairtrade Certification - What It Means & Why It's Important

Fairtrade Certification - What It Means & Why It's Important

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 10:07:02 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Fairtrade certification is an important step in creating a better, more sustainable world for everyone. The Fairtrade mark is a highly recognized label seen on many products found on the shelves of today's markets and retail stores. Many people already realize that the Fairtrade mark is a good indication that the product is sold by a company that pays a good wage to the workers who helped produce it.

Fairtrade Certification - What It Means & Why It's Important

Raw Food Restaurants

Raw Food Restaurants

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 09:46:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

The raw food phenomenon brings with it a variety of health benefits and unique new dining establishments. For those people keeping up with the latest trends in fine dining, it has been hard to ignore the increase in popular raw food restaurants opening up. For years many healthy individuals have been sticking to a diet that consists of raw food, and now many more health conscious people are finding the benefits of this type of diet for themselves.

Raw Food Restaurants

Stay True to your Beliefs with a Green Job

Stay True to your Beliefs with a Green Job

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 09:24:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

The number of eco-friendly, green jobs that are available is growing and can be a great way to incorporate your ideals into your career. You may be considering a change of career, or trying to decide what you would like to do for a living after graduation. For eco-conscious individuals there are plenty of green jobs which allow you to uphold your principles and help the world learn how to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle.

Stay True to your Beliefs with a Green Job

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Earth Day 2014

Posted Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:30:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Solar energy saves the earth?

Posted Sun, 06 Apr 2014 16:20:01 GMT by Paul Robinson

Trees-the solution to flooding?

Posted Wed, 12 Feb 2014 07:36:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

The value of underwater algal forest

Posted Thu, 09 Jan 2014 18:14:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Using the energy within our bodies!

Posted Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:40:01 GMT by JW Dowey

World Environment Day 2013

Posted Wed, 05 Jun 2013 10:45:00 GMT by Paul Robinson

22nd April - International Mother Earth Day

Posted Mon, 22 Apr 2013 12:59:23 GMT by Michael Evans

Recycle Water, Air and Waste - Why We Need To!

Posted Fri, 05 Apr 2013 08:39:17 GMT by Dave Armstrong

World Water Day 2013

Posted Fri, 22 Mar 2013 12:30:00 GMT by Michael Evans

The record harvests changing lives for impoverished Indian farmers

Posted Sun, 24 Feb 2013 10:06:46 GMT by Martin Leggett

Roofing for rain - best materials for rainwater harvesting

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:19:03 GMT by Martin Leggett

Current Study Aims to Create New Voluntourism Guidelines

Posted Tue, 17 May 2011 09:31:00 GMT by Melanie J. Martin

Fieldpower Organics signposts the way to zero-carbon farming

Posted Fri, 12 Aug 2011 13:39:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

Pro Sports Teams Go Green

Posted Wed, 23 Mar 2011 20:36:00 GMT by Lucy Brake

The Importance of Composting: Help Eliminate Organic Waste, Fertilize Soil

Posted Thu, 02 Dec 2010 08:15:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Green Riders are Bali High

Posted Tue, 07 Aug 2012 13:07:07 GMT by Dave Armstrong

A new hope for aquaculture, eco-clean fish farms

Posted Wed, 27 Jul 2011 15:00:00 GMT by Ksenya Kopilovsky

Cuba! Revolutionary recyclers

Posted Mon, 06 Jun 2011 16:08:00 GMT by Nick St Clair

Green Riders Southeast Asia Reach Islands

Posted Tue, 24 Jul 2012 07:44:07 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Earth Day 2011 - What is your Act of Green?

Posted Thu, 31 Mar 2011 17:44:00 GMT by Lucy Brake