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Climate change - what's hot and what's not. Find out what is happening in community campaigns around the country, as well as the latest science and the solutions that are available now.

Climate change - what's hot and what's not. Find out what is happening in community campaigns around the country, as well as the latest science and the solutions that are available now.
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Melbourne, VIC

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Climate change - what's hot and what's not. Find out what is happening in community campaigns around the country, as well as the latest science and the solutions that are available now.

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English

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Kindness House Suite 10, Level 1 288 Brunswick Street Fitzroy, Victoria 3065 +61 3 9415 1301


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Beyond Zero - Community

11/6/2017
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Mon 6th Nov 2017What lessons can we learn from Bangladesh?The 2017 floods in the north of Bangladesh coincided with over half a million refugees staggering in from Myanmar in the east.India has built a security fence with armed guards around its border with Bangladesh. But despite being on the frontline, this country is NOT intending to create climate refugees.Vivien learns how Bangladesh is adapting. Tom Bamforth from Red Cross/Red Crescent has recently been there. Climate Scientist Dr...

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10/30/2017
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Mon 30th October 2017In the land of the lyrebirds everyone is enthralled.Scientists measuring the carbon stock, citizens battling the pulp mill, visionaries with maps of the linked up forests, all pause.The first people who came in to this moist forest with its giant trees going back hundreds of years, must have laughed to hear the lyrebird imitate a kookaburra, imitate a cracking branch, imitate them. When the wildfires went through what a thing to be mourned.As we learn new words like...

Duration: 00:59:43


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10/23/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 23rd October 2017 “Every parrot in the pet shop is talking about Energy Policy” ACCCBut for a summit , a lot of voices were absent. Big Wind, Big Solar and the growing movement of citizens, intellectuals and NGO’s demanding the rapid energy descent away from coal oil and gas. The chiefs who supply us with over 80% of our dirty energy were there as the clean energy target was swallowed up and the National Energy Guarantee emerged.The NEG...

Duration: 00:58:29


Beyond Zero - Community

10/16/2017
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Coming up …..This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 16th October 2017Rethinking CementGuests:Jordi Bates, Kathryn Bennett, Michael Lord and Tim BuckleyYou may not have been thinking very much about cement, but BZE researchers have.Manufacturing cement makes up 8% of world carbon emissions and rising.Could it be made without these emissions?Would a price on carbon make us look differently at fly ash?Don’t be dismayed.Michael Lord makes it all clear as he launches the new BZE report...

Duration: 00:54:31


Beyond Zero - Community

10/9/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 9th October 2017Carbon Sinking in KenyaDr David Kimiti- Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in KenyaClimate blind Journalism from Texas to Bangla DeshGeorge Monbiot- Author of ” OUT of the Wreckage” on misreporting Hurricane HarveyProfessor Karin Wahl-Jorgensen- Cardiff University on Disaster reporting as climate changes.We continue our series on carbon sequestration through land management and visit a UNESCO Heritage wildlife conservancy in...

Duration: 01:00:47


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9/25/2017
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Beyond Zero Community show 25-9-17 New Zealand

Duration: 01:17:32


Beyond Zero - Community

9/18/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 18th September 2017CLIMATE WARS in a time of man made disaster When millions are displaced by floods in Bangladesh we call it a “natural disaster”. At the same time refugees are flooding INTO Bangladesh and we call it a human rights disaster. What sort of disaster is it when an educated country like Australia is paralysed by climate wars at the centre of government? We see government being told to “get out of the way” by Clean Energy Finance...

Duration: 00:55:06


Beyond Zero - Community

9/11/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 11th September 2017Guests:Dr Alecia Bellgrove – Deakin UniversityJane Hammond -Film Maker “A crude injustice”Nathaniel Pelle- Greenpeace Ocean CampaignerHow can seaweed help us draw down the millions of tonnes of CO2 we emit daily?How can seaweed farmers, ruined by the Montara Oil Spill, find justice?When will the climate changing oil industry forget the Great Australian Bight?We start with the potential of seaweed, which Dr Tim Flannery...

Duration: 00:56:21


Beyond Zero - Community

9/4/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 4th Sept 2017“The majority of the Emissions Reduction Fund is poured into questionable abatement schemes to discourage land clearing, while mass deforestation cancels out any climate gains.” Mike Seccombe Guests:David Gallan – Director of the film “Understorey”Dr Mehreen Faruqi – Environment spokesperson for the Greens in NSW ParliamentJessica Panegyres – Wilderness Society – National Nature CampaignerSummary:State laws are failing to prevent...

Duration: 00:59:46


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8/28/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 28th August 2017Tune in today at 5pm for Mark Butler MP, Christine Milne and Dr John Hewson on Australia’s time-wasting ‘climate wars’.How did we become the first country to repeal a carbon tax?How did we discourage investment in renewable energy and end up with costly electricity?Why have citizens lost confidence in parliament’s capacity to unify round climate policy?The Hon Mark Butler, in a conversation with Vivien Langford, takes an...

Duration: 00:56:16


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8/21/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 21st August 2017 This week we speak to “Farmers for Climate Action”, an alliance of farmers and leaders in agriculture.Vivien Langford interviews the CEO Verity Morgan-Schmidt about her work advocating for climate conscious farmers to have their voices heard. Verity calls on PM Turnbull to get out of bed with the fossil fuel companies and invest in farmers adapting to changed conditions.Vivien also speaks with Farmer Charlie Prell, about his...

Duration: 00:52:18


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8/14/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 14th August 2017

Duration: 00:50:39


Beyond Zero - Community

8/7/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 7th August 2017 Erin Jones hosts a busy show with the theme being Divestment

Duration: 00:58:43


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7/31/2017
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Subscribe: Android | Email | RSS | More This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 31st July 2017Cities are facing the fact that a certain amount of climate change is locked in. Their creativity and co-operation was on display at The EcoCities World Summit. Vivien Langford talks to Professor Rob Roggema about what the Dutch have learned from living partly below sea level. Could cities work more with nature, with Sand Machines and Porous Courtyards? At a session on disaster management...

Duration: 00:55:19


Beyond Zero - Community

7/24/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 24th July 2017 Guests: Professor of Ethics at CSU Clive Hamilton and Philosopher Dr Tim Dean The School of Life welcomed Clive Hamilton and Tim Dean to rethink our responsibility towards the earth. Earth System Scientists are showing that while humans have massive power now, Earth also is more energised and tempestuous. Will we continue to rip up its resources and dump the waste in our biosphere?Is leaping to action a way to avoid thinking?...

Duration: 00:54:39


Beyond Zero - Community

7/17/2017
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This BZE Radio episode will be broadcast on Monday 17th July 2017 Today, in our second creature feature we talk to those in the front line working with animals, trying to mitigate the ruinous effects of climate change. We will learn which organisations are feverishly operating to keep these iconic Australian critters from oblivion. We talk to Dr John Kanowski of the Australian Wildlife Conservancy – about some of the marvellous work he’s doing. Then to ‘Batman’ Tim Pearson – who works...

Duration: 00:59:03


Beyond Zero - Community

7/10/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 10th July 2017 Al Gore and climate leaders from around the world will give life to ideas now gestating in Melbourne. We will ask Professor John Wiseman why it is important.Vanessa Petrie will outline BZE’s presentations to the summit about Zero Carbon Communities and Zero Carbon Cement. Cities and States are leading us off the path of runaway climate change and on to the path of RECOVERY. It is up to all of us to make it happen. Stephanie...

Duration: 00:55:44


Beyond Zero - Community

7/3/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 3rd July 2017

Duration: 00:55:42


Beyond Zero - Community

6/26/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 26th June 2017 In this episode we spare a thought for the people made homeless by the Lismore floods as insurance companies deny a connection with the cyclone. Find out how communities rebuild in the months after the media has moved on, and what forward thinkers are doing now to build up climate resilience in the community.ALL PODCASTS HEREThank you to our guests:Janet Phillips : Foundation for Rural and Regional RenewalRev Dr Margaret Mayman...

Duration: 00:58:30


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6/19/2017
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This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 19th June 2017This episode contains excerpts from the April 2017 national Breakthrough tour by Sherri Goodman and Ian Dunlop with the film The Age of Consequences.Sherri is a former Pentagon and US Dept of Defence official, now heading up the Consortium for Ocean Leadership and getting military minds to understand climate change. GUESTSSherri Goodman – Former US Deputy Under Secretary of Defence, now CEO of the Consortium for Ocean...

Duration: 00:58:06

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