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  • "Global 3000" is Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine that explores the intersection of global development and the environmental and social conditions of the diverse cultures of the world. In each program, host Michaela Kufner presents three to four video-rich segments that profile a different part of the planet where man's quest for economic and industrial strength is jeopardizing the ecosystems...

  • Presented by author/actor/comedian John Cleese, "Global Spirit" is a unique inquiry into humankind's belief systems, wisdom traditions and states of consciousness. Hosted by author and spiritual seeker Phil Cousineau and featuring renowned experts such as Karen Armstrong, Robert Thurman, Deepak Chopra, Riane Eisler, Joanne Shenendoah and many others, this new critically acclaimed series takes...

  • The UN Climate Conference is due to take place in Paris. Global 3000 looks at the goals of the summit and the impact that climate change is already having on our world: in Bangladesh, the country's largest island is threatened with submersion and in the Arctic, temperatures are rising twice as fast as the global average.

  • Global 3000 is Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine that explores the intersection of global development and the environmental and social conditions of the diverse cultures of the world. In each program, host Michaela Kufner presents three to four video-rich segments that profile a different part of the planet where man's quest for economic and industrial strength is jeopardizing the...

  • Global 3000 is Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine that explores the intersection of global development and the environmental and social conditions of the diverse cultures of the world. In each program, host Michaela Kufner presents three to four video-rich segments that profile a different part of the planet where man's quest for economic and industrial strength is jeopardizing the...

  • This week our Young Global Leader gives reasons why refugees coming to Europe are good for the continent. In Kenya's second-largest refugee camp, an online university is giving refugees the opportunity to get an education.

  • Violent tornadoes, raging floods, expanding deserts and melting glaciers: all signs of climate change and all found in Pakistan. Hardest hit are the poor living in rural areas. Also: Six years ago, Global 3000 ran a series on two HIV-positive women from Mozambique. Now we've returned to see how Celia, Helena and their children doing today?

  • Environmental Protection in Myanmar - For years environmental protection in Myanmar fell under the jurisdiction of the military regime. Gradual democratic reform in the country has seen a change in strategy. The government in Rangoon is now allowing NGOs to come in and work with local populations to protect their environment. One example is Lake Indawgyi, one of the largest inland lakes in...

  • Syrian refugees in Turkey - Syrian refugees in southeastern Turkey have a hard life; medical care is not readily available and they are not allowed to work. Many seek to cross from Syria into Turkey to escape the continuing violence at home. Since Russia joined the war to support the regime of Bashar al-Assad, life in Syria has become even more dangerous. Argentina: Pesticides versus people -...

  • India: Food for the dump - India is the world's second-largest producer of fruit and vegetables. But 40% of the foodstuffs grown or produced in India never reach the consumer. They land directly in the trash. We investigate. Rwanda: Climate change threatens food production - Climate change has made the weather in Rwanda unpredictable. As a result, farmers are losing on average more than a...

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