Germany’s Autobahn: Dream or nightmare? | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Germany’s Autobahn: Dream or nightmare? | DW News” – below is their description. The German Autobahn is every lead foot’s dream. No speed limit, where you can really let rip. That’s the cliché anyway. The reality? Traffic jam after traffic jam. Driving before the pandemic meant spending roughly … Read more Germany’s Autobahn: Dream or nightmare? | DW News

Bangladesh’s Madhumati river sees dramatic increase in salinity

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Bangladesh’s Madhumati river sees dramatic increase in salinity” – below is their description. A sudden rise in the amount of salt in one of the longest rivers in Bangladesh is having a devastating effect on public health and the environment. The Madhumati river flows for nearly 200km … Read more Bangladesh’s Madhumati river sees dramatic increase in salinity

G7 environmental crusaders in big planes

RT published this video item, entitled “G7 environmental crusaders in big planes” – below is their description. G7 leaders will be discussing how to save the environment, although as Butchy Davy points out, with the size of their carbon footprint, it’s a case of do as I say, not as I do. Follow us on … Read more G7 environmental crusaders in big planes

Secretary-General/G7, Central America, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 Jun 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Secretary-General/G7, Central America, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 Jun 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/G7  – Ethiopia  – Democratic Republic Of The Congo  – Yemen  – Iran  – Iraq  – Libya  – … Read more Secretary-General/G7, Central America, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 Jun 2021)

G7: Outdated and Irrelevant?

RT published this video item, entitled “G7: Outdated and Irrelevant?” – below is their description. Follow us on Telegram https://t.me/rtintl / https://t.me/rtvisual The UK is hosting the G7 summit, where the leaders of the US, the UK, France, Italy, Japan, Germany and Canada are discussing tax, covid and the environment. But with major players like … Read more G7: Outdated and Irrelevant?

Ex-Australian Premier Turnbull on Covid, Climate Change

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Ex-Australian Premier Turnbull on Covid, Climate Change” – below is their description. Jun.10 — Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull discusses the global fight against the Covid-19 pandemic and climate change. Turnbull co-chairs the Reform for Resilience Policy Commission, which is urging leaders to use the Group of Seven … Read more Ex-Australian Premier Turnbull on Covid, Climate Change

Money & Equality: The Post-Pandemic Path Forward

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Money & Equality: The Post-Pandemic Path Forward” – below is their description. Jun.10 — More women than men have left British banks during the pandemic, undermining the sector’s pledges to become more diverse. This Money and Equality special brings together senior women in the U.K. financial … Read more Money & Equality: The Post-Pandemic Path Forward

New Zealand’s plastic pollution problem continues to proliferate – researcher

1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “New Zealand’s plastic pollution problem continues to proliferate – researcher” – below is their description. Massey University’s Trisia Farrelly says the country lacks “robust” legislation to stop toxins from plastics leaching into the environment. BREAKFAST Subscribe to 1 NEWS: http://bit.ly/1NEWSSubscribe | Start your day the right way with … Read more New Zealand’s plastic pollution problem continues to proliferate – researcher

The Long Fight for Environmental Justice Continues

Bloomberg Law published this video item, entitled “The Long Fight for Environmental Justice Continues” – below is their description. The Biden Administration has pledged to make environmental justice a priority. However, across the country, the low-income and Black, Hispanic and indigenous communities that are disproportionately impacted by pollution have been waiting decades for action. The … Read more The Long Fight for Environmental Justice Continues

European human rights chief: Governments must take ‘a long, hard look in the mirror’ | Conflict Zone

DW News published this video item, entitled “European human rights chief: Governments must take ‘a long, hard look in the mirror’ | Conflict Zone” – below is their description. The Council of Europe’s latest report gives a stark warning on the state of democracy on the continent, saying the democratic environment and institutions “are in … Read more European human rights chief: Governments must take ‘a long, hard look in the mirror’ | Conflict Zone

The Point: World Oceans Day 2021

CGTN published this video item, entitled “The Point: World Oceans Day 2021” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video June 8 is World Oceans Day and the theme for this year is “The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods.” The occasion highlights the importance of oceans for the global community. How can countries cooperate on protecting … Read more The Point: World Oceans Day 2021

Hungary vows to stand by Beijing’s side while other EU members want action over Hong Kong | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Hungary vows to stand by Beijing’s side while other EU members want action over Hong Kong | DW News” – below is their description. After China enacted a new security law that tightened its control over Hong Kong, the EU wanted to make a statement expressing its concern … Read more Hungary vows to stand by Beijing’s side while other EU members want action over Hong Kong | DW News

MPs working to recruit more staff to ease the strain on health care workers

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “MPs working to recruit more staff to ease the strain on health care workers” – below is their description. Jeremy Hunt, chairman of the health and social care committee, says the government and NHS need to put in a long-term plan to improve staffing levels and reduce pressure … Read more MPs working to recruit more staff to ease the strain on health care workers

China By Numbers EP05: Foreign Investment

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China By Numbers EP05: Foreign Investment” – below is their description. China has been optimizing its foreign investment environment for decades, attracting more foreign investment into the country. It’s also pushing forward its own “going-global” strategy for outward investment. In today’s episode of our special series “China By Numbers,” … Read more China By Numbers EP05: Foreign Investment

In full: Minister encourages Britons to ‘holiday at home’ in 2021

Sky News published this video item, entitled “In full: Minister encourages Britons to ‘holiday at home’ in 2021” – below is their description. People should holiday at home this year and not travel abroad unless absolutely necessary, Environment Secretary George Eustice has said. He added that people must be aware of the ‘risks’ in travelling … Read more In full: Minister encourages Britons to ‘holiday at home’ in 2021