Program Tags: Climate & Environment


Main Program | Sustainable Design

Popo Danes is a Balinese architect, who creates distinctive tropical resorts harmonious with nature and reflect Balinese aesthetics. Anneke van Waesberghe creates sustainable luxury tented villas that reflect her philosophy …

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Main Program | Can the Komodo Dragon Survive?

Indonesia’s Komodo dragon, the world’s largest lizard, is facing extinction. Global warming, rising sea levels and human activity have shrunk their habitat on the island of Flores, making them genetically …

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Film Screening | Wild Things

Award-winning documentary, Wild Things (2020), follows a new generation of environmental activists mobilizing against forces more powerful than themselves through an array of non-violent tactics designed to generate mass action. Directed by …

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Main Program | The Carrying

In The Carrying, Ada Limón “does not ignore the world’s cruelties but tries not to be held hostage by them,” according to the Guardian. The collection of poems captures ambiguous moments …

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Workshop | The Basics of Bamboo

Learn the basics of bamboo construction in this special four-hour workshop with Bamboo U, experts in teaching bamboo design and construction, at UWRF21. In the first hour, you’ll learn how …

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Film Screening | LOKAWANA: the Forest and the Hustle of Man

Follow the story of a forest in Jembrana, West Bali – the source of freshwater for the Yeh Embang village by joining us for the exclusive premiere of LOKAWANA: The forest …

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Main Program | Islands of Abandonment

What happens to wildlife when humans have retreated to certain places because of conflict or disaster? Cal Flyn’s Islands on Abandonment brings together some of the most desolate ghost towns …

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Main Program | Chiribiquete of the Colombian Amazon. A world in one world.

In his recent book “Chiribiquete: The Cosmic Maloka of the Jaguar Men”, Carlos Castano-Uribe shares his research of more than 30 years of the Chiribiquete National Park, a biodiversity hotspot …

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Main Program | Bamboo Visionaries

Elora Hardy is the creative genius behind IBUKU, an architectural company that constructs breath-taking bamboo structures. Arief Rabik is the force behind Indonesia’s Environmental Bamboo Foundation and the founder of …

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Main Program | The Animals in That Country

Described as a unique, brave piece of work that speaks to our world at this time, Laura Jean Mackay’s award-winning novel, The Animals in That Country, takes us on an …

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