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Oil – How much are we prepared to pay?

Oil – How much are we prepared to pay?

Posted on04. Jul, 2010 by .

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Is the price we pay for Oil worth it? I’m not just talking the $70-$100 per barrel, but the devastating damage we are doing to our planet. The Deepwater Horizon disaster in the gulf is an MTV moment…Because it is on the doorstep of the richest country in the world, the worlds media spotlight is […]

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Great Green Wall of Africa to halt Sahara

Great Green Wall of Africa to halt Sahara

Posted on29. Jun, 2010 by .

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If it goes ahead, the tree belt would be 15km wide and nearly 8,000km long and run all the way across Africa.

The tree belt, would run from Senegal in the west to Djibouti in the east through 11 countries, in an effort to halt the advance of the Sahara Desert.

It has always puzzled us at Green Planet that it is usually still born, as it is a total win for everybody

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A’I Saleh at Yadagungume

Posted on01. Apr, 2010 by .

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GP: ” Our Adopted Village of Yadagungume. Imagine a community surviving solely from their own endeavours – producing all their own food, making their own clothes and supporting each other in the endless battle to survive and prosper. Imagine a community that during the rainy season is virtually cut off and isolated from the outside […]

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