The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor

Communities in Asia, Africa and Latin America are achieving development goals using local knowledge, skills and energy. This half-hour magazine program features original documentaries, news reports and music from around the world.
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 9

March 6, 2007
| Happy 50th, Ghana! A Ghanean special: New readers read at Accra's Osu Avenue Library, Michelle Betz avoids sucking mud in her search for the elusive sitatunga, and stern words on energy responsibility
Length: 29:50
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 8

February 27, 2007
| A report from a Karen refugee camp on the Thai-Burma border, Winnipeg students head down to Bolivia, and the voice of a young Mohawk woman -- speaking out.
Length: 29:40
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 7

February 20, 2007
| Community radio bursts forth in India, ordinary cement sinks provide welcome relief in Honduras and Bogota's bicycling ex-mayor, Enrique Penalosa, offers thoughts on urban renewal.
Length: 26:16
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 6

February 13, 2007
| Community ecotourism in Ecuador, a community home place in Nepal and thoughts from David Dobereiner about coping with climate change.
Length: 26:29
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 5

February 6, 2007
| Joe Clark's underwater hardwoods in Ghana, community water rights in Bolivia and the environmental fallout from China's urban explosion. This week's newscast and music zings round out this edition.
Length: 29:23
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 4

January 30, 2007
| Neighborhood food production in Colombo, Sri Lanka and community economic development on the Bolivian altiplano. News, music and South African housing activist Rose Molokoane round out this edition.
Length: 29:48
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 3

January 23, 2007
| Urban smarts: In the Philippines, motorized tricycle drivers switch to fuel efficient engines. In Kampala, Uganda, residents grow their own food. And Sir David King speaks about global warming.
Length: 23:41
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 2

January 16, 2007
| Two documentaries about the medicinal plant revolution in India, Sri Lanka and Ecuador, a feature interview with Governor General Michaelle Jean ... plus news and music.
Length: 29:35
The Green Planet Monitor

The Green Planet Monitor -- Edition # 1

January 9, 2007
| Our first GPM edition features documentaries about street kids in Ghana and child mining in Bolivia. A news report, a live recording and music round out the show.
Length: 29:28
The Green Planet Monitor

Warm Wet Planet, Twentieth Transmission ... Crash

August 10, 2006
| Human beings discuss what Earth has in store for them ... and the picture isn't good.
Length: 09:01