The Lid is On

PODCAST: Beirut and other disasters, ‘don’t take turns to strike us’

The UN has an entire office dedicated to lowering the risks.

For this latest Lid is On podcast, Conor Lennon’s been finding out how the Office for Disaster Risk Reduction works to persuade governments to put it at the heart of their decision-making.

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16'25"

PODCAST: Ukuleles help reforest Hawaii

The manufacture of ukuleles by a company in Hawaii is helping to promote Hawaii’s culture of aloha, with the added benefit of reforesting the US Pacific Ocean island state.

Daniel Dickinson reports from Hawaii, where climate action is mingling with an ancient Pacific culture.

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12'9"