The Tree of Life: Green Heroes Series (Season 1)
Catalogue Number: CIN004
Subject: Canadian Social Issues, Canadian Social Studies, Canadian World Studies, Environmental Justice, Environmental Studies, Family Studies/Home Economics, Global Issues, Global Studies, Health, Science, Social Issues, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Women's Studies
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2010
Running Time: 25:00
GreenHeroes at the root of the earth's problems helping find new ways to tackle deforestation, GMOs, mass food production and even poverty in Africa.
- Tzeporah Berman, organizer of a series of protests that drew 10,000 supporters at the height of the Clayoquot Sound conflict in British Columbia.
- Wangari Maathai, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, the first environmentalist to be recognized with this honour.
- Laura Reinsborough, a real pioneer for local food usage and a new mother, she founded an organization that does away with rotting fruit.
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