Multimedia Resources

01 Feb 2011

Videos from the Philippine province of Albay discussing climate change, adaptation, and disaster management, featuring Albay governor Joey Salceda.

View video 1: Intro to Albay, Philippines and its DRR/CCA Initiative and Partnerships
View video 2: CCA, and Areas of Investment


27 Jan 2011

Van Jones gave a talk at a recent TEDxGreatPacificGarbagePatch event, and what he brought up about the correlation between plastic use and poverty was fascinating.

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Tree Hugger


19 Oct 2010

Poverty or environmental degradation: which should society address first? According to economist Pavan Sukhdev, the issue is not that simple. He explains that declining biodiversity (frequently a result of industrial development) has a disproportionately large impact on the poor.

19 Oct 2010

Ahmed Djoghlaf says nations risk economic collapse and loss of culture if it does not protect the natural world. Read more Guardian UK"

10 Aug 2010

Residents salvage all they can from the country's rising waters. A photo slideshow from

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