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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Schools across the world are shut because of the pandemic. We go to Mexico and India to see how students are coping. And we visit the Sharr mountain range in North Macedonia, where plans to establish a national park have proved controversial.

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The coronavirus is driving New Yorkers out of the city; Beirut's art community struggles to survive; the dirty legacy of US forces in Germany.

Global 3000

Global 3000

Thousands of refugees have gathered in Calais, France, with the aim of crossing the English Channel. Many others have already made it to the UK. We also meet a committed environmental activist in Russia.

Global 3000

Global 3000

This week: the debate in Botswana about hunting elephants. Conservationists in the Solomon Islands who are rescuing sea turtles. And in our Work Places series, we meet two women in different parts of the world who are farming seaweed for the future.

Global 3000

Global 3000

Global 3000