Found 6 posts tagged with ‘eco’.

Earth Hour

Mar 27th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

With the goal of 1 billion people switching off their lights as part of a global vote, Vote Earth is a global call to action for every individual, every business and every community. A call to stand up and take control over the future of our planet by turning your ...

The deadly red palm weevil

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The red palm weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus Olivier) is an insect of the Coleoptera order that causes major damage to palm trees. It is a reddish insect of about 2-5 cm in length that has a long snout and can be very fatal to various species of palm. The insect originates ...

Ecofilms Festival submits due by March 1

Feb 16th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

In its ninth year, the annual Rodos Ecofilms International Films + Visual Arts Festival screens around 100 documentaries, shorts, and features with broad ecological themes, and the next batch of submissions is due soon. Filmmakers have until March 1 to submit a copy of their film and an application for ...

Ecofilms: International Film and Visual Arts Festival

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Ecofilms and the side event Ecokids, is a film festival held in June of every year on the island of Rhodes. Documentaries, shorts and features with environmental and ecology subjects, encouraging the awareness on conservation issues and issues related with the natural, the human and the built environment are invited ...

Blue flag awarded beaches (2008)

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The Blue Flag Award is a voluntary eco-label program ran by a non-governmental institution, the Denmark’s Foundation for Environmental Education, that compiles a selection of organized beaches around the world (currently 37 countries and more than 3.300 beaches), based on certain criteria like the water quality, infrastructures, services and environmental ...

Ecofilm’s 2007 provocative messages

Jun 26th, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

Kathimerini's English Edition has published an extensive commentary on this year Rodos Ecofilms Festival (21 - 26 June 2007): " There was a bittersweet sense about many of the works shown at the Ecofilms Festival that ended Sunday on Rhodes. Inevitably, films about depleted resources, environmental devastation, the hazards of ...

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