Climate Change

Stories

26th June 2020

Building a sustainable outdoor community after COVID-19

Rosie Watson is currently running from the UK to Asia for The New Story Run, searching for stories of new ways of living, working and meeting our needs in a time of climate crisis. In this unflinching long read, she reflects on how we can use COVID-19 positively, to build a sustainable outdoor community.

27th March 2020

How Documentary Films Inspire Activism

Laura Mahler, in conversation with fellow filmmaker Eleanor Church, discusses the potential of documentary film to inspire social action in viewers. Has the past year seen a paradigm shift in how we receive environmental films?

22nd November 2019

The Great Green Hope

Earlier this year, filmmaker Reza Pakravan completed an epic 5,000-mile traverse of Africa’s troubled Sahel region. He tells Ben Willis about how, despite war, terrorism and environmental breakdown he still found hope for the future and a rich cultural heritage surviving amidst the chaos

Authors

Laura Mahler

Laura Mahler

Laura Mahler is an environmental researcher and documentary filmmaker. Her first film, Film The Change: PLASTIC has been screened worldwide, and she has picked up academic and film awards internationally, including the Youth Jury Award at the Krakow International Film Festival.

Rosie Watson

Rosie Watson

Rosie is a fell runner, climber, wild swimmer and all-round mountain lover from the Lake District, UK. She is 25 years old, and currently running from the UK to Asia searching for stories of new ways of living, working and meeting our needs in a time of climate crisis.

Adventure Uncovered

Adventure Uncovered

Adventure Uncovered influences social and environmental change through responsible adventure.