Reshaping the Planet: DW examines how coronavirus lockdown is paving the way for a sustainable future

Coronavirus lockdown has shown the world what it takes to be of assistance to the environment. In the video below, DW News examines how the environment has thrived during the pandemic and asks the question: “did the lockdown show a path to a more sustainable economy and a less polluted planet?” Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable … Continue reading Reshaping the Planet: DW examines how coronavirus lockdown is paving the way for a sustainable future

DW documentary goes in search of the perfect coffee – fair trade and sustainable

A new documentary from DW meets individuals in Germany who have teamed up with coffee-producing collectives in Africa and central America to ensure coffee is sustainably produced and fair traded. In Rwanda, coffee trader Xaver Kitzinger teams up with the all women coffee cooperative, Dukundekawa In Rwanda, Musasa. The beans are roasted in Rwanda, so that income goes back into the local economy. Elsewhere Cornelius … Continue reading DW documentary goes in search of the perfect coffee – fair trade and sustainable

Solar Energy in Morocco: DW documentary examines how the transition to renewables is impacting rural communities

Morocco is leading the change to renewables in Africa, as the country sets out to end its dependency on imported fossil fuels. With 3,000 hours of sun a year, Morocco is increasingly turning to solar power to provide its energy needs, installing one of the world’s largest solar plants in Ouarzazate. This energy is also transforming life in remote villages. In the below documentary, German … Continue reading Solar Energy in Morocco: DW documentary examines how the transition to renewables is impacting rural communities