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Tanya Ha’s comments on the discussion over bringing more people onto an already over-populated planet.
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From 2 June, 2014
Over 70% of foods we consume on a daily basis are processed, and according to the World Health Organisation, if current trends continue one billion people will be obese by 2030; which means our population is heading for an exponentially increasing number of health problems.
The revolutionary documentary, Overfed & Undernourished, is interspersed with interviews and advice from leading health and wellbeing experts from around the globe, and provides the audience with simple solutions to improve the quality of their own diet, lifestyle, and personal bonds, and asks the fundamental question – are we really nourishing ourselves? The message in the film follows the powerful, positive, raw, open and honest story of 11 year old Liam – weighing over 80kg – who seeks help from his aunty and uncle.
The Premiere events in Brisbane and Melbourne include a health exhibition from 6pm, with the film starting at 7pm, and a Q&A held after the film.
Brisbane Premiere: Queensland Multicultural Centre, 102 Main St, Kangaroo Point, @ 6pm Monday 2 June.
Melbourne Premiere: The Astor Theatre, Corner Chapel Street & Dandenong Road, @ 6pm Tuesday 3 June.
World Premiere: Wednesday 4 June.
Cost: General (incl. movie ticket, entry to exhibition & Q&A): $15. VIP (incl. movie ticket, entry to exhibition, Q&A, access to VIP seating, and the film on DVD): $40.
Click here for more information and to buy tickets.
Encouraging a greener and more conscientious next generation, schools around Australia – and the world – are increasingly stepping up the green ante.
Night talks, walks, show-and-tell and even an overseas adventure! All of these and more are available thanks to the Australian Museum Members over the coming months, with a range of events catering for all ages and interests. From convict stories to photography and even a look at outer space, winter looks set to host a range of activities to engage, educate and entertain every member of the family.
Click here for more information on this years winter schedule.
They’re the future adults of our world, making it important to instil a green sensibility within our children. Here’s how to do it without coercing.
Stories from young people in the Australian Youth Climate Coalition who are holding fundraising events to invest in renewable energy.
This issue’s G Challenge encourages you to hold fundraisers for renewable energy in your local hangout. The Australian Youth Climate Coalition’s Ellen Sandell explains just how easy it is!