Hussh | In the shadow of deforestation, the Indigenous fight for Amazon and climate stability

In the shadow of deforestation, the Indigenous fight for Amazon and climate stability

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesIn the shadow of deforestation, the Indigenous fight for Amazon and climate stabilityJanuary 18, 2024In the heart of the Amazon rainforest, Indigenous leaders are engaged in a crucial battle—not only for the preservation of their ancestral lands but also for the stability of the global climate.This struggle unfolds against the backdrop of alarming statistics: over 9 …

Hussh | Hope in the climate crisis: The transformative power of positive storytelling

Hope in the climate crisis: The transformative power of positive storytelling

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesHope in the climate crisis: The transformative power of positive storytellingJanuary 5, 2024In recent years, two opposing camps have emerged: the “doomers” and the “deniers”.Doomers typically weave a narrative of impending planetary extinction unless immediate action is taken. They use apocalyptic imagery and alarming predictions to paint a dystopian future. While often rooted in scientific evidence, …

Hussh | No-one else was in the room where it happens — Pacific Island Nations excluded from final pass of Cop28's historic climate deal

Pacific Island Nations excluded from final pass of Cop28’s historic climate deal

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesPacific Island Nations excluded from final pass of Cop28’s historic climate dealDecember 19, 2023In the wake of the much-publicised Cop28 climate summit, an air of triumphant progress seemed to permeate the media coverage.The United Arab Emirates, hosting this pivotal event, hailed the final agreement as a historic turning point; a paradigm shift in the battle against …

Hussh | The eyes of Yellowstone, an enduring legacy in a warming wilderness

The eyes of Yellowstone, an enduring legacy in a warming wilderness

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesThe eyes of Yellowstone, an enduring legacy in a warming wildernessDecember 19, 2023Situated in Canyon Village near the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone National Park, Steven Fuller holds a unique position. Known as the “winterkeeper,” he oversees the maintenance of this critical area through the bustling summer months and the solitude of winter.During these long, cold …

Hussh | Uncovering the UK's murky colonial past reveals the true extent of its role in climate change

Uncovering Britain’s murky colonial past reveals the true extent of its role in climate change

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesUncovering Britain’s murky colonial past reveals the true extent of its role in climate changeDecember 12, 2023In the intricate and often contentious dialogue on climate change, a new dimension has emerged around the historical responsibility of nations and empires that once dominated the world.The United Kingdom, long regarded as a significant yet smaller contributor to the …

Hussh | Review | Utama: A cinematic journey into the Andean plateau reveals stark climate truths

Utama: A cinematic journey into the Andean plateau reveals stark climate truths

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesUtama: A cinematic journey into the Andean plateau reveals stark climate truthsDecember 1, 2023ReviewSet against the backdrop of Bolivia’s Andean plateau, Utama masterfully captures the profound impacts of climate change on indigenous communities, weaving a narrative of resilience, tradition, and looming cultural loss.Utama, Hussh Critic’s Pick Written & Directed by Alejandro Loayza Grisi Drama | Not …

Decolonising climate change: A quest for environmental justice and equity

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesDecolonising climate change: A quest for environmental justice and equityOctober 30, 2023Without trying to be crass, climate is a hot topic right now. Yet in our haste to alert our slumbering world to the realities the crisis is creating on a daily basis, we seem to still be overlooking the intricate tapestry that ties environmental degradation …

Hussh | The unseen impact of climate change on UK coastal communities

The unseen impact of climate change on UK coastal communities

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesThe unseen impact of climate change on UK coastal communitiesOctober 26, 2023When you close your eyes and picture a quintessential UK coastal town, chances are you see a vibrant row of houses, sun-kissed sandy beaches, clear blue skies, and the timeless pleasures of fish and chips and ice cream.For those of us who don’t live near …

hussh | A spotlight on Tim Smit - Merging business acumen with environmental advocacy

A spotlight on Tim Smit: Merging business acumen with environmental advocacy

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesA spotlight on Tim Smit: Merging business acumen with environmental advocacyOctober 16, 2023Co-founder of Eden Project and Executive Vice Chair of EPLSir Tim Smit KBE was born in Holland on 25 September 1954. He read Archaeology and Anthropology at Durham University. Tim worked for ten years in the music industry as composer/producer in both rock music …

Hussh | We need a fusion of passion with pragmatism to move shift from activism to action

We need a fusion of passion with pragmatism to shift from activism to action

climate change// Hidden Stories SeriesWe need a fusion of passion with pragmatism to shift from activism to actionOctober 13, 2023“Activism” has become a dirty word. One associated with traffic jams, an affront on the innocent bystander, and a lot of orange glitter.It’s a term that in the past few years has woven itself as a vibrant thread connecting even completely …