Global 3000

Legal Highs

It was once a declared goal of the United Nations to ensure the world is drug-free by 2008. But the war against drugs has failed. The business in illegal drugs is lucrative, with global trade currently worth more than 380 billion Euros a year. Then there is the complex fight against so-called "legal highs", that can be ordered easily online and delivered to your door.

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Awareness is growing of the importance of dealing responsibly with our planet's resources. In Egypt and the Philippines we meet people who are challenging the throwaway society.

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Norway's sovereign wealth fund has been divesting from oil, coal and gas companies. How is the the plan working? We also visit Peru to see how an NGO is trying to slow deforestation.

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People in industrial countries and, increasingly, in the emerging economies are subjected to constant temptation from consumer goods. But at what cost? "Fast fashion" and similar phenomena generate one thing above all: surpluses.

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