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Bougainville: Our Island, Our Fight [Video]

Bougainville: Our Island, Our Fight [Video]

Source: Ipso-Facto Productions, 1998

Author(s): Wayne Coles-Janess

Countries: Papua New Guinea

Topics: Extractive Resources, Land

Added: 08/08/2014

 

The Island of Bougainville is located in the Solomon Islands, but is politically considered a territory of Papua New Guinea. For the last ten years the people of this Island have fought a guerrilla war with salvaged and recovered World War II weaponry against government forces supplied with more modern equipment. The government has instituted...

 

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Nigeria's Missing Oil Millions: The London Connection [Video]

Nigeria's Missing Oil Millions: The London Connection [Video]

Source: Journeyman Pictures, 2000

Author(s): Harriman

Countries: Nigeria

Topics: Governance

Added: 08/08/2014

 

Some of London's leading banks face claims of money laundering during the days of the old Nigerian regime. Now, the new democratic government want their missing money back.   Two years after his death, Abacha is known in the west as the man who jailed and executed human rights activists, including Ken Saro-Wiwa. Today Nigeria's new...

 

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 Afghanistan's Secret Billion Dollar Emerald Mines [Video]

Afghanistan's Secret Billion Dollar Emerald Mines [Video]

Source: Journeyman Pictures, 2014

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Extractive Resources

Added: 08/08/2014

 

"We have a lot of requests from Europe because the emeralds from Afghanistan are the best in the world", Raphael says. The Frenchman first came to Afghanistan to train Afghan security services, before venturing into the emerald trade. He sees a huge opportunity to develop a market that could easily increase in value twenty or...

 

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Mongolia's Battle With The Forces Of Globalisation [Video]

Mongolia's Battle With The Forces Of Globalisation [Video]

Source: Journeyman Pictures, 2014

Countries: Mongolia

Added: 08/08/2014

 

"There used to only be bread and salt on our stalls. The transition has been very quick", explains Dagvadorj, one of Mongolia's richest businessmen. Of 3 million Mongolians, half live in the capital; there has been a rural exodus since a new consumerist way of life has emerged. While many have prospered as Mongolia grows...

 

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What We are Leaving Behind in Iraq [Video]

What We are Leaving Behind in Iraq [Video]

Source: VideoTakes, Inc., 2008

Author(s): Alice T. Day & Lincoln H. Day

Added: 08/08/2014

 

What We Are Leaving Behind in Iraq is a photo-essay produced by Alice and Lincoln Day, documenting the story of U.S soldier Michael Fitzpatrick's post in Iraq. During his time in Iraq he took over 3000 images showcasing the destruction and damage being left behind as a result of years of warfare. These damages are...

 

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Scarred Lands and Wounded Lives: The Environmental Footprint of War [Video]

Scarred Lands and Wounded Lives: The Environmental Footprint of War [Video]

Source: VideoTakes, Inc., 2008

Author(s): Alice T. Day & Lincoln H. Day

Topics: Weapons, Waste, and Pollution

Added: 08/08/2014

 

The scale of environmental damage over the last half century is unprecedented. Falling water tables, shrinking forest cover, declining species diversity - all presage ecosystems in distress. These trends are now widely acknowledged as emanating from forces of humanity's own making: massive population increases, unsustainable demands on natural resources, species loss, ruinous environmental practices. Ironically however, war,...

 

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US Cluster Bombing Legacy Continuing To Cost Lives In Laos [Video]

US Cluster Bombing Legacy Continuing To Cost Lives In Laos [Video]

Source: Journeyman Pictures, 2014

Countries: Laos

Topics: Land, Weapons, Waste, and Pollution

Added: 08/08/2014

 

Laos is the most heavily bombed country in the world. In the Vietnam War the US dropped 2 million tonnes of explosives there. Now, a brave band of women are finding and destroying the 'bombies' left behind. The women walk slowly through the undergrowth, scanning the ground with metal detectors. Given there are up to...

 

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No Land No Food No Life [Video]

No Land No Food No Life [Video]

Source: Films de L'Oeil, 2013

Author(s): Amy Miller

Topics: Land, Livelihoods

Added: 08/08/2014

 

No Land No Food No Life is a hard-hitting film which explores sustainable small scale agriculture and the urgent call for an end to corporate global land grabs. This feature length documentary gives voice to those directly affected by combining personal stories, and vérité footage of communities fighting to retain control of their land.

 

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Delta Boys [Video]

Delta Boys [Video]

Source: Journeyman Pictures, 2012

Author(s): Andrew Berends

Countries: Nigeria

Topics: Extractive Resources

Added: 08/08/2014

 

Delta Boys explores the untold stories of the Niger Delta militancy through Ateke Tom, the "Godfather" of the Niger Delta Vigilante Force, and Chima, a 21-year-old who left home to join the fight. The militants want a share of Nigeria's vast oil wealth. They have attacked oil installations, kidnapped foreigners, and made the entire Delta a...

 

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Delta Blues [Video]

Delta Blues [Video]

Source: Journeyman Pictures, 2010

Author(s): Andrew Berends

Countries: Nigeria

Topics: Extractive Resources

Added: 08/08/2014

 

It seemed peace was to come to the Niger Delta but the fighting and oil sabotage has resumed. A powerful report filmed before the amnesty but with many participants sceptical the world remains as pertinent as ever. A fisherman pulls an empty net from waters that have sustained his family for generations, Because of oil spillage...

 

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