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Social sustainability: Satisfying human needs

Hi Alex here which human needs do we have to satisfy to live a sustainable life? Interestingly enough most definitions of sustainability mention meeting needs the Brundtland Commission of the United Nations in 1987 defined sustainable development as development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet …


Why Brazil’s indigenous people fight for the Amazon rainforest | Nixiwaka Yawanawá | TEDxBedford

Transcriber: Sylwia Magon Reviewer: Tanya Cushman (Panoan) Maasharai. Hello, everyone. This is how we say “hello, everyone” in my language: maasharai. (Singing in Panoan) My name is Nixiwaka, and thank you very much for having me. What I just did, this is how we say thank you, thank you for nature, talking about nature. I …


Ceramics – modern life, modern buildings

Ceramics – modern life, modern buildings

ENGLISH SUBTITLES By: AllEyesMedia Ceramics This versatile material has not only firmly established itself in our everyday lives… … but has also proven to be extremely useful in many different areas,… … continuing to be as contemporary as ever before. It may take centre-stage or perhaps it works inconspicuously in the background, without us noticing …



TEDxBerkeley – Maria Fadiman – Finding Balance: People, Plants, and Culture in the Amazon

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Hiyah! Whack whack whack whack whack. Whack whack whack. Whack whack whack. Ahh. Yeah. (Laughter) So people say, “What do you do for a living?” And I say, “Well, you know, I’m an ethnobotanist.” And they say, “Oh, that’s cool. You’re a … you’re a what?” So …


The sustainable wardrobe: natural fabric selection.

The sustainable wardrobe: natural fabric selection.

Hi everyone! So nice to see you here on my channel! In every video I tell you that we all need to learn how to make our wardrobes sustainable. A sustainable wardrobe is one that last for many years and is filled with items that were produced ethically and have less environmental impact. Unfortunately, we …


No Food, No Utopia: How Will Floating Cities Survive?

No Food, No Utopia: How Will Floating Cities Survive?

The pilot project is quite modest. So before we go out and build huge floating structures for hundreds and thousands of people we’re building a small pilot which will be about the size if you can imagine a soccer field—It’s around 7500 square meters. The engineers are saying it shouldn’t be a single platform, it …


Dos argentinos contra el hambre en África: Emiliano Mroue at TEDxRosario

Dos argentinos contra el hambre en África: Emiliano Mroue at TEDxRosario

Translator: Chris Brown Reviewer: Denise RQ It was December 31st, 2010. I was sitting on an eighth floor balcony next to my cousin Patricio who is my business partner today. We had a wonderful New Year’s dinner with the whole family, and were talking about a ton of different things when I told him what …


Subsistence to Sustainability

Subsistence to Sustainability

My name is Ric Foxley. I live in Ashhurst in Manawatu. In 2009 I went to Ethiopia to look at a project for leprosy mission that needed funding and while there I took a weekend out to look at some remarkable churches in the town called Lalibela. And as we came out this young guy …


Zero Waste Picnic

Zero Waste Picnic

Zero Waste Picnic Having a zero waste picnic in the park is easier than ever! Plan ahead and buy in bulk to reduce the amount of single use items, like plastic packaging, in the waste stream. Bring reusable alternatives for food and drink storage, like tupperware and reusable water bottles. Recycle! Plastic bottles, all colors …

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