We track four people on their journey.
We speak to Israeli Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely
Localist movements fail by treating a symptom of capitalism, the crippling of local communities, as if it's the disease.
07 Apr 2014 07:20 GMT | US & Canada, United Kingdom, United States
Carrying on with ecologically suicidal economic policies will lead to more frequent and destructive disasters.
04 Aug 2013 05:45 GMT | Environment, Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil
A queue may reflect society at large, but does paying more money gives the right to jump the line?
21 Jun 2013 17:50 GMT | US & Canada, China, India, Tunisia, United States
The world does not lack the knowledge about how to build a water-secure future - but "lacks the political will".
Stan Cox | 06 May 2013 10:08 GMT
Although many thought Hurricane Sandy was a sufficient alarm, the West simply keeps pushing the snooze button.
Stan Cox | 31 Jan 2013 10:37 GMT | Environment, Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, Pakistan, Philippines
There is a need to impose a strict and low ceiling on consumption of fossil fuels while ensuring fair access to them.
Stan Cox | 01 Dec 2012 08:45 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Australia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia
Pharmaceutical compounds are increasingly polluting the world's waterways, with dire consequences.
Stan Cox | 24 Aug 2012 13:21 GMT | Health, Environment, US & Canada, China, France
With world grain production in jeopardy and rising food prices, countries need to bolster their food security.
Stan Cox | 23 Jul 2012 19:24 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil, China, Colombia
Use of power-hungry appliances is skyrocketing in the developing world, and is a major factor of CO2 emissions.
Stan Cox | 20 Jul 2012 10:53 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Latin America, Afghanistan, Brazil
Overproduction and overconsumption are major factors in the ecological crises the world faces today.
Stan Cox | 21 Jun 2012 08:09 GMT | Environment, Business & Economy, US & Canada, India, Japan
In a country with huge potential oil wealth, food rationing and distribution is keeping much of the population alive.
Stan Cox | 30 Apr 2012 17:54 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Bangladesh, Brazil
We follow the journey of a plastic bottle to find out what it takes to truly recycle the product creating zero waste.
Science & Technology, US & Canada, Environment
A couple working to protect LA communities from gang violence is caught in the crossfire of the US war on gangs.
Politics, Gang violence, US
We taste an array of foods that played a crucial part in integrating Muslim and Jewish communities into British society.
Arts & Culture, United Kingdom, Food
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea