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The Social and Cultural Impacts of Globalisation

The Social and Cultural Impacts of Globalisation

State of Disruption

Globalisation necessitates cultural exchange, leading to both societal unity and division. This video examines the benefits of globalisation, such as solidarity on global issues, and its drawbacks, such as the impact of nationalism and xenophobia...Show More
The Economic Impacts of Globalisation

The Economic Impacts of Globalisation

State of Disruption

Economic globalisation is strongly tied to the ideology of neoliberalism. This video guides viewers through the economic history of globalisation, from the downfall of communism and the rise of the free market following the Cold War, to the 2008...Show More
The Political Impacts of Globalisation

The Political Impacts of Globalisation

State of Disruption

At the heart of political globalisation is the idea of cooperation and consensus between nations. This video takes viewers through the political history of globalisation, from the formation of global institutions following World War II, to the...Show More
Understanding Globalisation

Understanding Globalisation

State of Disruption

Our world is increasingly interconnected, from politics, to economics, to society and culture. This video gives an overview of what globalisation is and the factors driving its rapid speed, explaining how it can create both opportunities and...Show More
Ruby Bron: Climate Justice Activist

Ruby Bron: Climate Justice Activist

Environmental Activism

For many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action. This video spotlights Ruby Bron, a young climate activist from Australia who grew up in the Blue Mountains region. This...Show More
Xiye Bastida: Climate Justice Activist

Xiye Bastida: Climate Justice Activist

Environmental Activism

For many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action. This video spotlights Xiye Bastida, a youth climate activist born and raised in Mexico and now based in New York City....Show More
Ridhima Pandey: Climate Justice Activist

Ridhima Pandey: Climate Justice Activist

Environmental Activism

For many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action. This video spotlights Ridhima Pandey, a young climate activist from northern India. This powerful and important video is...Show More
John Paul Jose: Climate Justice Activist

John Paul Jose: Climate Justice Activist

Environmental Activism

For many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action. This video spotlights John Paul Jose, a young climate activist from an agricultural family in India. This powerful and...Show More
Mitzi Jonelle Tan: Climate Justice Activist

Mitzi Jonelle Tan: Climate Justice Activist

Environmental Activism

For many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action. This video spotlights Mitzi Jonelle Tan, a young climate activist from the Philippines, a country that experiences regular...Show More
Dylan Hamilton: Climate Justice Activist

Dylan Hamilton: Climate Justice Activist

Environmental Activism

For many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action. This video spotlights Dylan Hamilton, a young climate activist from Scotland, a country which many would not expect to be...Show More
Nyombi Morris: Climate Justice Activist

Nyombi Morris: Climate Justice Activist

Environmental Activism

For many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action. This video spotlights Nyombi Morris, a young climate activist from Uganda, a country particularly vulnerable to climate...Show More
The Voices of Youth Activism

The Voices of Youth Activism

Environmental Activism

Environmental awareness and activism has existed for many decades, with the first Earth Day taking place in 1970. However, for many young people, witnessing the effects of the climate crisis firsthand has inspired them to step up and take action....Show More
Carbon and Water Cycles in Tropical Rainforests

Carbon and Water Cycles in Tropical Rainforests

Carbon and Water Cycles

Filmed in the Amazon and Borneo, this resource illustrates and explains the key environmental and land use changes occurring in tropical rainforests and explores the effect they're having on the carbon ad hydrological cycles. We accompany...Show More
Carbon and Water Cycles in the Tundra

Carbon and Water Cycles in the Tundra

Carbon and Water Cycles

With stunning footage shot in the Canadian tundra, this title identifies and explores the physical and human factors, including climate change, that affect carbon and water cycles in the tundra We see the research and monitoring techniques...Show More
Extreme Weather: The Somerset Floods

Extreme Weather: The Somerset Floods

Explore the physical and human cause of the Somerset floods with this engaging resource. Then consider their impact on people's lives, the environment and property, before assessing how both hard and soft engineering options are being used to...Show More
Desertification: Causes, Impacts and Management

Desertification: Causes, Impacts and Management

Deserts

Yahya's family has been forced off their land on the fringes of the Sahara, because of desertification. Through his story, this title considers the impacts of desertification and its causes, including: climate change, population pressure, over...Show More
Ageing Populations

Ageing Populations

This excellent resource examines the current issues surrounding an ageing population in the UK, using East Devon as a case study. It illustrates the causes, impacts and management of the UK's ageing population and changing dependency ration. It...Show More
Hot Deserts: Challenges and Opportunities

Hot Deserts: Challenges and Opportunities

Deserts

Using Morocco's Sahara Desert as a case study, this title considers the challenges of hot desert environments, including extreme temperatures, lack kof water and inaccessibility. It then looks at the opportunities deserts can offer if these...Show More
The UK's Changing Landscapes

The UK's Changing Landscapes

Use this programme to explore what makes landscapes distinctive in the UK. It provides an overview of the characteristics and uses of the UK's areas of upland and lowland landscapes. Through the use of case tudies, this video contextualises how...Show More
Urbanisation and Megacities: Mumbai's Case Study

Urbanisation and Megacities: Mumbai's Case Study

Urban Environments

Using Mumbai as a case study this title explores the reasons for rapid urbanisation in LICs/NEEs and the emergence of megacities. It looks at the location and importance of Mumbai, nationally, regionally and internationally and considers the...Show More
Mumbai: Managing a Megacity

Mumbai: Managing a Megacity

Urban Environments

Waste management and traffic congestion are two of the biggest environmental issues facing Mumbai. This title looks at the challenges facing Mumbai's urban planners as they struggle to manage this megacity's rapid growth. It then explores the...Show More
The Global Desertification Challenge

The Global Desertification Challenge

Deserts

According to the UN 1.5 billion people are affected by desertification. This film follows the fortune of one family forced off their land on the fringes of the Sahara. Through their story this title considers the impacts and causes of...Show More
Deserts: Wastelands or Wonderlands

Deserts: Wastelands or Wonderlands

Deserts

This programme looks at the different ways people living on the world’s desert margins are rising to the challenge of desertification and making the most of the opportunities deserts can offer. Along the way viewers find out about the world’s...Show More
Mumbai's Slum Redevelopment: Bottom up or Top Down

Mumbai's Slum Redevelopment: Bottom up or Top Down

Urban Environments

The challenge for Mumbai's planners is to improve the conditions for the urban poor while at the same time making sure social communities in the slums are protected. This programme evaluates the pros and cons of different strategies used in this...Show More
Tectonic Hazards

Tectonic Hazards

Tectonic Hazards

This clip explores the hazards associated with earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, including ash pollution and the destruction caused by explosions, lahars, pyroclastic flows and tephra in volcanic areas; and tsunamis, disruption of services,...Show More