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Podcast
Mar 9, 2016

Pakistan's solar nuns

WINGS
Sisters Samina Iqbal and Maria Daniel are nuns who install and run solar equipment out of their mission in Faisalabad.
Podcast
Feb 22, 2015

200 wolves to be shot from helicopters in B.C.

Redeye
The provincial government plans to kill 200 wolves this year in an attempt to protect dwindling caribou herds. Krista Roessingh says the real problem is habitat loss and human encroachment.
Podcast
Apr 4, 2014

Loss of agricultural land threatens food security

Redeye
The Agricultural Land Reserve was set up in the 1970s to protect prime farming land from development. Now there are rumours that the provincial government is planning to dismantle the ALR.
Podcast
Sep 30, 2013

Episode 148: The dissenters

rabble radio
Tune in to hear about the struggle to hold up a protest sign; a community organizing against private control of waste water; a new union in Canada; and questions around international development.
Podcast
Jan 11, 2013

BC Housing accused of bailing out condo development

Redeye
Housing activists in Vancouver’s downtown eastside say the province loaned a condo developer $3.7 million at an interest rate lower than the one they offer to non-profit agencies.
Podcast
Sep 24, 2012

Book: Paved with Good Intentions

Redeye
A new book challenges the idea that non-governmental organizations working in the Global South help people to achieve meaningful and just development.

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