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 # 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
The Green Planet Monitor

Warm Wet Planet, Nineteenth Transmission ... Alternatives

August 3, 2006
| Human beings are coming up with all sorts of ingenious ways to walk gently on planet Earth.
Length: 09:08
The Green Planet Monitor

Warm Wet Planet, Eighteenth Transmission ... Ethics

July 27, 2006
| If there's any hope for the future of the human species, it lies in the collective wisdom of Earth's indigenous people. Here are the voices of aboriginal men and women, sharing their ethics and vision
Length: 09:17
The Green Planet Monitor

Warm Wet Planet, Seventeenth Transmission ... Mountain

July 20, 2006
| Earth's land surfaces are crisscrossed by mountains of great beauty -- an eternal source of veneration for many human beings, objects to be transformed by others in search of money.
Length: 08:47
The Green Planet Monitor

Warm Wet Planet, Sixteenth Transmission ... Cars

July 13, 2006
| Human beings are deeply dependent on motorized machines called cars. Billions of these things now roam Earth's surface, killing humans and other creatures in a variety of ways.
Length: 07:42 minutes (7.05 MB)