• 13 Most Isolated Communities

    Very few people have ever been to these 13 crazy remote places it shocking how secluded these cities and towns actually are. Subscribe to Talltanic http://goo.gl/wgfvrr 4. Grise Fiord If you were ever looking on the globe or google earth at the islands in Northern Canada and wondered if people actually live there, the answer is yes and Grise Fiord is probably one the most shocking examples. Located within the Nunavut Territory of Canada, it’s certainly one of the coldest inhabited places on earth, with a yearly average temperature of -16.5 degrees C and the northernmost settlement in Canada. Not too surprisingly, the population here seems to be steadily declining and only houses 150 permanent residents. No connecting roads means the only way to connect to the outside world is by airpla...

    published: 14 Oct 2016
  • INSPIRING FILIPINO ISLAND COMMUNITIES - Capul, Samar, Philippines

    I absolutely love spending time on local islands. Why? Because you can really get a sense of how close communities are here in the Philippines. On our last morning in Capul, I watched the locals carrying each other up onto boats towards the main Island of Samar... So Inspiring. Looking forward to coming back to this place in the future! Power On! *** FOR MORE STORIES AND ADVENTURES CHECK OUT MY FACEBOOK PAGE: #BecomingFilipino SONG: Longing by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/wSL0sGLTgLQ Ehrling - Mood

    published: 31 Oct 2017
  • MOST ISOLATED Communities Around the World

    From the isolated native people in the highlands of Tibet to the mysterious islands on a few people will dare to live on, here are 11 most isolated communities Subscribe to American Eye! 5. Most Isolated Capital What do you think the coldest capital on earth is? Moscow, Bern, Ottawa? All Wrong! If you guessed Ulaanbaatar located in Mongolia good job! To the south lies a strange, dry, cold Gobi desert that receives little to no precipitation all year. To the North, you have siberia. This city is regarded as the coldest capital on earth and suffers from long and unbearable freezing winters! We sort of see it as the most isolated capital as well and this whole area of Central Asia is just extremely remote! We don’t even think Genghis Khan could have handled temperatures this cold. J...

    published: 09 Sep 2017
  • Life on Tristan da Cunha – the World's Most Remote Inhabited Island

    Watch the three-part Britain's Treasure Islands documentary series on BBC FOUR, starting Tue 12 Apr 2016 21:00. (repeated Wed 13 Apr 2016 20:00). This mini-documentary follows Stewart McPherson's journey to Tristan da Cunha, the most remote inhabited island in the world. We meet the Tristanians and an interview with ex-chief islander Harold Green reveals what life is like in Tristan's only settlement, Edinburgh of the Seven Seas. http://www.BritainsTreasureIslands.com Please note: although complementary to the BBC FOUR series, the 40 short mini-documentaries are not commissioned or editorially overseen by BBC. BRITAIN'S TREASURE ISLANDS - MINI-DOCUMENTARIES Introduction Overview of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/gl9As81DiDE Filming the Britain’s Treasure Islands TV ...

    published: 08 Apr 2016
  • 7 Most Isolated Communities in the World

    7 Most Isolated Communities in the World Kerguelen Islands - https://quintessentialruminations.wordpress.com/2014/01/21/the-kerguelen-islands-wind-water-and-wild-cats/ Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland - https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2016/nov/16/ittoqqortoormiit-greenland-remotest-settlement-on-earth Oymyakon, Russia - https://www.wired.com/2015/01/amos-chapple-the-coldest-place-on-earth/ Pitcairn Island - http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/australiaandthepacific/pitcairnislands/11418280/Why-will-nobody-move-to-Pitcairn-the-Pacific-island-with-free-land.html La Rinconada, Peru - http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/the-rinconada-goldmine Tristan Da Cunha - https://www.tristandacunha.org/ Palmerston, Cook Islands - http://www.amusingplanet.com/2014/03/palmerston-island-where-everyone-i...

    published: 21 Jan 2017
  • Where are the Islands? - A Comparative Study of Island Communities

    We challenge the stereotypical definition of an island, as it is more than merely a landmass encompassed by water. We have analyzed contrasting environments, beginning with Deal Island and traveling over 3,600 miles to the Andes Mountains, visiting a bio reserve called Parque de la Papa. We compare these cultures as they are affected by their isolation and heavy dependence upon their natural resources, the oyster and potato, respectively. Produced by Patricia Petty, Madhu Cornelius, Victoria Alpaugh, and Kelly Dobroski during their participation of the 2013 Chesapeake Semester at Washington College. http://www.washcoll.edu/centers/ces/chesapeake-semester.php

    published: 27 Jan 2014
  • Off the Grid on a Homemade Island

    Floating off the coast of Vancouver Island, a 45-minute boat ride to the nearest town, is a sustainable island fortress complete with a dance floor, art gallery and garden. For artists Catherine King and Wayne Adams, this is home: a labor of love 24 years in the making. SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/vR6Acb Follow us behind the scenes on Instagram: http://goo.gl/2KABeX Make our acquaintance on Facebook: http://goo.gl/Vn0XIZ Give us a shout on Twitter: http://goo.gl/sY1GLY Come hang with us on Vimeo: http://goo.gl/T0OzjV Visit our world directly: http://www.greatbigstory.com This story is a part of our Human Condition series. Come along and let us connect you to some of the most peculiar, stirring, extraordinary, and distinctive people in the world. Great Big Story is a video network dedicat...

    published: 08 Aug 2016
  • My GLA 2017 / FIJI: Empowering Island Communities

    published: 13 Jul 2017
  • ePOP: Pacific Young reporters raising awareness on island communities vulnerability - 2017 (EN FR)

    ePOP eParticipatory Observers Project. An international network of young observers producing short videos (3-5 mn) on the feeling of Pacific Island populations about climate and environmental changes. ePOP Petites Ondes Participatives. Un réseau international de jeunes observateurs qui réalisent des vidéos de 3-5 minutes, visant à capter le ressenti des populations insulaires du Pacifique face aux changements environnementaux et climatiques. #Environment #ClimateChange #PacificIslands #ePOP

    published: 01 Nov 2017
  • Anaerobic Digestion: Application to Island Communities

    published: 03 Aug 2017
  • My GLA 2017 / FIJI: Empowering Island Communities

    GLA FIJI:Empowering Island Communities By: Evan Mihalakakos Video contest submission

    published: 30 Sep 2017
  • Responsible Tourism in China

    China is emerging as a major destination and source market. This panel provides an opportunity to learn about China’s approach to sustainable tourism and about what is happening around the Responsible Tourism agenda in China. Speakers include: Moderator: Harold Goodwin, WTM Responsible Tourism Advsisor Elizabeth Morrell. Owner, Ben Mo Roy Graff, Managing Director, EMEA Dragon Trail Interactive Xu Jing, Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, UNWTO Footage from Responsible Tourism in China session 6 Nov 2017, 17:30 - 18:00 WTM Responsible Tourism Theatre - AF580

    published: 04 Dec 2017
  • Aleutian-Pribilof Communities

    The people, culture and communities of Akutan, Atka, False Pass, Nelson Lagoon, Nikolski and St. George are featured in this video. The six rural Alaska villages are located in the Aleutian-Pribilof region and are member communities of the Aleutian Pribilof Island Community Development Association (APICDA), a non-profit dedicated to developing stable local economies, based upon the fishing industry. Aleutian Pride is a subsidiary of APICDA. Cannon Fish Company is part of the Aleutian Pride family promoting Fair Harvest practices, a new way of doing business that supports human and economic development.

    published: 26 May 2016
  • Small Island Communities win big on BC Street

    RICHMOND - Its called BC Street at the Richmond O-zone. But to Vancouver Island communities looking for exposure and economic development the pedestrian laneway outside Richmond City Hall is more like easy street, as thousands of visitors pass through. Tofino and Qualicum beach are here with a display-house to entice newcomers and investors alike. And while Tofino Mayor John Fraser chats up potential visitors, the region shows its best. One booth over the ecstatic mayor of the relatively small municipality of Sooke is welcoming guests of her own, at the communitys display. But there's a picture visitors to BC street aren't seeing: that of Victoria's Inner Harbour, because the city of Victoria declined an invitation to participate. Why? The mayor says the city blew it...

    published: 18 Feb 2010
  • Panama Retirement Island Living Catalaya Communities

    In the heart of 5,000 acres of natural rainforest, in the private enclave of Boca Brava, Catalaya Communities combines the exclusivity of a private island with the amenities of urban living. Facing the ocean, our private escape is home to one of the most exceptional views of the Pacific and archipelago. Unique in the world, Catalaya Community living ensures that all of your needs are cared for from the moment you arrive. Working only with approved professionals, Guest Services accommodates daily requirements such as housekeeping, babysitting, taking Rover to the dog park and pet sitting.

    published: 29 Jan 2016
  • GLA Fiji: Empowering Island Communities

    https://www.experiencegla.com/destinations/teen-programs-asia/fiji/fiji-empowering-island-communities/

    published: 27 Oct 2015
  • Wind Power Energizes Island Communities

    Two island communities are generating their own power through a new wind farm. News 8's Steve Minich reports.

    published: 18 Nov 2009
  • Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities - Scottish Parliament: 24th November 2016

    Published by the Scottish Parliament Corporate Body. www.parliament.scot // We do not facilitate discussions on our YouTube page but encourage you to share and comment on our videos on your own channels. // If you would like to join in our conversations please follow @ScotParl on Twitter or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/scottishparliament

    published: 25 Nov 2016
  • Island Communities: Resilience in the Face of Climate Change

    While there’s no doubt that rising sea levels and other implications of climate change pose serious threats to island nations, it is also true that such locales have much experience adapting to harsh environments. Roger-Mark De Souza suggests that we can learn from island communities and that they have the potential to be “champions of resilience.” That’s the focus of this edition of Wilson Center NOW.

    published: 27 Mar 2015
  • Catherine Stihler MEP - Island communities - Strasbourg Plenary

    Catherine Stihler, MEP for Scotland, discusses island communities and the importance of their energy resources as well as the need to ensure islands have access to education and digital services.

    published: 04 Feb 2016
  • Unveiling The Untold Health Story In The 42 Island Communities of Krachi West

    published: 02 Apr 2014
  • The Medical Mission to Tawi-Tawi Remote Island Communities

    A short documentary film on the conduct of medical, surgical and dental missions by the Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) of Tawi-Tawi (Department of Health ARMM) to the remote island communities of Tawi-Tawi like Turtle Islands headed by the Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Sangkula G. Laja.

    published: 30 Nov 2016
  • Overcoming Challenges Facing Rural and Neighbor Island Communities

    Unlike any other state in the United States, Hawai'i has unique access and resource distribution challenges due to our island geography. Rural hospitals and community health centers are finding ways to continue to meet their communities' special needs in changing times. Hear how these organizations on Lāna'i, Kaua'i and Hawai'i Island are overcoming such challenges and transforming care in their own right. Moderated by Stephany Vaioleti, Administrator, Kahuku Medical Center -Nicholas Hughey; Administrator; Lanai Community Hospital -Kristine McCoy, MD; Residency Director; Hawaii Island Family Health Center -David Peters; Executive Director; Ho'ola Lahui Hawai'i http://hawaiihealthcareproject.org/index.php/resources/hihs2013.html

    published: 16 Apr 2014
  • HMS Daring provides aid to Philippine island communities

    Further Philippine islands devastated by Typhoon Haiyan have been reached by the Royal Navy and humanitarian aid distributed among desperate villagers

    published: 21 Nov 2013
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13 Most Isolated Communities

13 Most Isolated Communities

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  • Updated: 14 Oct 2016
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Very few people have ever been to these 13 crazy remote places it shocking how secluded these cities and towns actually are. Subscribe to Talltanic http://goo.gl/wgfvrr 4. Grise Fiord If you were ever looking on the globe or google earth at the islands in Northern Canada and wondered if people actually live there, the answer is yes and Grise Fiord is probably one the most shocking examples. Located within the Nunavut Territory of Canada, it’s certainly one of the coldest inhabited places on earth, with a yearly average temperature of -16.5 degrees C and the northernmost settlement in Canada. Not too surprisingly, the population here seems to be steadily declining and only houses 150 permanent residents. No connecting roads means the only way to connect to the outside world is by airplane. Due to the difficulty of getting products to this isolated community, prices are much higher for everyday items and it’s like this for much of the Nunavut Territory. In this photo we see a gallon of milk here priced at an outrageous 10 canadian dollars in the capital city of the Inuit Territory, Iqaluit 3. La Rinconada, Peru The highest permanent settlement in the world would be La Rinconada, located near the border of Bolivia in the Andes Mountains. Situated 16,700, or 5100 feet above sea level it’s easy to see why it’s one of the most isolated communities in the world. In this photo, you see a giant glacier known as, Bella Durmiente or Sleeping beauty looking down upon the city. With over 50,000 inhabitants, it’s not necessarily a small city community. If you’re thinking about visiting this place though, think again. There are no hotels and no hospitals! The community also lacks police and government presence as well. Built as an unregulated gold mining town, it’s home to some of the most brutal living conditions imaginable. Many visitors would suffer from altitude sickness, but with the lure of striking it rich with gold, people have found a way to adapt to the environment. Although this might look somewhat like a picturesque city, the lake in the background you see is heavily polluted with mercury and cyanide. Pollution is a serious issue here and will most likely be the city’s downfall in the future. 2. Longyearbyen- Long- yay-er-bine Just by looking at Svalbard on a map you can probably guess that it’s isolated. The largest settlement and administrative capital of Svalbard, Norway has a population of 2,100 residents. It’s the northernmost settlement with over 1000 residents in the world and was nearly destroyed by the German Navy during World War II. It’s located 1,269 miles or 2042 kilometers north from the Norwegian Capital of Oslo, making it a tad difficult to govern. Here in Longyearbyen, snowmobiles are actually the prefered method of transportation. A few ships will transport coal from this archipelago and with a few flights from Oslo and Russia each day, Longyearbyen keeps contact with the outside world. The city is so north, that sometimes during certain months, the sun will never rise and even sunlight during midnight! 1.Tristan da Cunha This island gets the nickname as the most remote inhabited island in the world because it sort of is. Tristan is the tip of a volcano thrusted upwards from the ocean floor and by looking at the signs, you’ll definitely feel a long ways away from home. The elevation peaks at 2000 meters or about 6500 feet. The closest land mass is Saint Helena only about 1500 miles or 2400 km away. It seems to be situated directly between the southern tips of Africa and South America and is only accessible by navigating the brutal seas . You might imagine that life on the world’s most remote island is a little bit rough, but people here enjoy a good standard of living here. Crime seems virtually nonexistent on the biggest settlement called Edinbourgh of the Seven Seas. Many family owns potato patches to grow there own food. Despite the good quality of living an active volcano constantly threatens to destroy the city and almost did in the 1960’s. It’s not just people living here, the local rockhopper penguins are extremely popular among those who are somehow able visit this isolated community.
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INSPIRING FILIPINO ISLAND COMMUNITIES - Capul, Samar, Philippines

INSPIRING FILIPINO ISLAND COMMUNITIES - Capul, Samar, Philippines

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  • Updated: 31 Oct 2017
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I absolutely love spending time on local islands. Why? Because you can really get a sense of how close communities are here in the Philippines. On our last morning in Capul, I watched the locals carrying each other up onto boats towards the main Island of Samar... So Inspiring. Looking forward to coming back to this place in the future! Power On! *** FOR MORE STORIES AND ADVENTURES CHECK OUT MY FACEBOOK PAGE: #BecomingFilipino SONG: Longing by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/wSL0sGLTgLQ Ehrling - Mood
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MOST ISOLATED Communities Around the World

MOST ISOLATED Communities Around the World

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  • Updated: 09 Sep 2017
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From the isolated native people in the highlands of Tibet to the mysterious islands on a few people will dare to live on, here are 11 most isolated communities Subscribe to American Eye! 5. Most Isolated Capital What do you think the coldest capital on earth is? Moscow, Bern, Ottawa? All Wrong! If you guessed Ulaanbaatar located in Mongolia good job! To the south lies a strange, dry, cold Gobi desert that receives little to no precipitation all year. To the North, you have siberia. This city is regarded as the coldest capital on earth and suffers from long and unbearable freezing winters! We sort of see it as the most isolated capital as well and this whole area of Central Asia is just extremely remote! We don’t even think Genghis Khan could have handled temperatures this cold. Just walking on the street with any exposed skin can result in pain. Do you ever hear anyone saying, hey i’m taking off work to go to Mongolia for a week!? Uh no.. You really wouldn't want to forget a jacket living here. It’s also the largest city on the list with roughly 1.3 million inhabitants which is nearly half the country's population. We’re still surprised that mongolians got out of their huts and even built a capital! Due to its high elevation, proximity to Siberia and lack of precipitation, it’s a rough place to live nonetheless. Due to a large amount of permafrost soil in Mongolia, it makes building foundations difficult. It’s believed this is why many Mongolians live in houses known as Yurts. 4. Siwa Oasis Within the vast Sahara desert lies the Siwa Oasis, in one of the most isolated settlements in Egypt. Situated near the Libyan border, it’s about 348 miles or 560 kilometers west of the capital Cairo. Living here however is nothing new and the earliest known settlers came here during the 10th century BC. Being completely surrounded by dry, inhospitable desert has allowed the Siwa people to develop a unique culture from the rest of the Middle East, which is often seen in their style of artwork, jewelry and their same sex marriage ceremonies. They also speak what’s known as the Siwi or Oasis berber, making them somewhat foreign to the eastern part of Egypt. Here in this photo we see a girl wearing the traditional dress of Siwa while grinding salt. The oasis is inhabited by about 30,000 Siwa Berbers and the hot springs are known to occasionally attract tourists. If you’re looking for some good dates, the people of the Siwa Oasis have been growing them for the past 3,500 years 3. Montecristo The tiny island off the coast of Tuscany, Italy called Montecristo has been shrouded in mystery since the 16th century. To this day, only 1000 tourists are permitted to visit the nature reserve located on this island each year. On top of it, they have to wait 3 years in order to get the visa, just to visit! Is there something the Italian government doesn’t want people to find out about here or is it just to preserve the nature. This was also home to the famous French writer Alexandre Dumas, who wrote the 3 Musketeers. In the novel The count of Monte Cristo, he told of legends about buried treasure left by pirates here. Is it a coincidence that excavations are also strictly permitted on this island? The current population of this island is labelled at 2 people. 2. Szigetszentmiklos -(see-gets-zent-miklos) This community in Hungary is found just about southwest of Budapest in Google maps and it’s quite strange how isolated they seem. The little hungarian community is completely surrounded by water near the Danube River and is quite unurbanized in comparison to the big capital city. There’s about 30,000 residents of this little town which but only a few hundred choose to live on these islands. Villagers enjoy hunting, fishing, and boating in order to stay self sufficient. You don’t really get a true sense of how isolated it is until you kind roam around here on google earth. This photo here shows the tiny fishing community on the body of water known as Pebble lake, and it looks like a good village to survive the zombie apocalypse Tristan De Cuhna This island gets the nickname as the most remote inhabited island in the world because it sort of is. Tristan is the tip of a volcano thrusted upwards from the ocean floor and by looking at the signs, you’ll definitely feel a long ways away from home. The elevation peaks at about 6500 feet. The closest land mass is Saint Helena only about 1500 miles away. It seems to be situated directly between the southern tips of Africa and South America and is only accessible by navigating the brutal seas . You might imagine that life on the world’s most remote island is a little bit rough, but people here enjoy a good standard of living here. Crime seems virtually nonexistent on the biggest settlement called Edinbourgh of the Seven Seas. Many family owns potato patches to grow there own food.
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Life on Tristan da Cunha – the World's Most Remote Inhabited Island

Life on Tristan da Cunha – the World's Most Remote Inhabited Island

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  • Updated: 08 Apr 2016
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Watch the three-part Britain's Treasure Islands documentary series on BBC FOUR, starting Tue 12 Apr 2016 21:00. (repeated Wed 13 Apr 2016 20:00). This mini-documentary follows Stewart McPherson's journey to Tristan da Cunha, the most remote inhabited island in the world. We meet the Tristanians and an interview with ex-chief islander Harold Green reveals what life is like in Tristan's only settlement, Edinburgh of the Seven Seas. http://www.BritainsTreasureIslands.com Please note: although complementary to the BBC FOUR series, the 40 short mini-documentaries are not commissioned or editorially overseen by BBC. BRITAIN'S TREASURE ISLANDS - MINI-DOCUMENTARIES Introduction Overview of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/gl9As81DiDE Filming the Britain’s Treasure Islands TV documentary series https://youtu.be/W2_yNNE-mCw Stewart McPherson’s lecture at the Royal Geographical Society https://youtu.be/xOt93lM2F2I Mini-documentaries about each of the UK Overseas Territories Ascension Island – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/XpLeHUCuY8c Saint Helena – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/qIsI6paJYZs Tristan da Cunha – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/Fspkfxcrfwc Falkland Islands – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/DzOIb4D8SQE South Georgia – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/oHZUibDpWuk British Antarctic Territory – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/_V88voefIQk British Indian Ocean Territory – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/nnDKVZQhCbI Pitcairn Islands – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/yJZQyhx13AA Bermuda – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/oIxF74vcfzM Cayman Islands – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/TrSetBtLAB8 British Virgin Islands – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/z1lvLLG1Csg Montserrat – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/BFnetjV8W2c Anguilla – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/Bf3E6pD1nHM Turks and Caicos Islands – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/JR_vLHHCO10 Akrotiri and Dhekelia – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/t4vqTl3EozM Gibraltar – wildlife and heritage https://youtu.be/F4ueaYy9TRM Mini-documentaries about specific subjects on particular UK Overseas Territories Ascension Island – natives and aliens https://youtu.be/F0xMAIFgPg4 Ascension Island – supplying the garrison https://youtu.be/8BUDEUwx0hE Saint Helena – wirebird conservation https://youtu.be/dlXg5zrBIlA Saint Helena – plant conservation https://youtu.be/bL-pAsNHLdY Life on Tristan da Cunha – the World’s Most Remote Inhabited Island https://youtu.be/n4ElF8awm90 Tristan da Cunha – the Monster Mice of Gough Island https://youtu.be/wT14Q7pZJzo Falkland Islands – Jimmy the ex-whaler https://youtu.be/alaCe4LbWyo British Indian Ocean Territory – coconut crabs https://youtu.be/JCkNSWz-IDc British Indian Ocean Territory – seabirds https://youtu.be/quksfCDxbGE British Indian Ocean Territory – underwater https://youtu.be/cTJd_WW_NHI Pitcairn Islands – Henderson Island’s wildlife https://youtu.be/6jK3As_VAjc Life on Pitcairn Island – home of the descendants of the mutineers from HMS Bounty https://youtu.be/vPZHzfRXzjA Mini-documentaries about systematic wildlife groups across all of the UK Overseas Territories Terrestrial Invertebrates of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/16AuBMsI_GY Amphibians and Reptiles of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/JrFeLvyJ0Io Plants of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/JimYKMzLaqY Mammals of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/lnthUbLaBFk Birds of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/A0irRRrUbKk Marine Life of the UK Overseas Territories https://youtu.be/Bu5TydBKFFo Overview mini-documentaries Conservation Lessons of the UKOTs https://youtu.be/8VIK87Gd134 Islands of Evolution https://youtu.be/dP7nFXkOg48 Overview of the Britain’s Treasure Islands book https://youtu.be/OYgKyuC3xVY Shipping 5,000 books to all UK secondary schools COMING SOON Overview of Britain’s Treasure Islands TV documentary series https://youtu.be/ynR40R50Unc
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7 Most Isolated Communities in the World

7 Most Isolated Communities in the World

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  • Duration: 7:06
  • Updated: 21 Jan 2017
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7 Most Isolated Communities in the World Kerguelen Islands - https://quintessentialruminations.wordpress.com/2014/01/21/the-kerguelen-islands-wind-water-and-wild-cats/ Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland - https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2016/nov/16/ittoqqortoormiit-greenland-remotest-settlement-on-earth Oymyakon, Russia - https://www.wired.com/2015/01/amos-chapple-the-coldest-place-on-earth/ Pitcairn Island - http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/australiaandthepacific/pitcairnislands/11418280/Why-will-nobody-move-to-Pitcairn-the-Pacific-island-with-free-land.html La Rinconada, Peru - http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/the-rinconada-goldmine Tristan Da Cunha - https://www.tristandacunha.org/ Palmerston, Cook Islands - http://www.amusingplanet.com/2014/03/palmerston-island-where-everyone-is.html SoundTrack:"You Are" Melorman (https://soundcloud.com/melorman/you-are) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Intro: "Redletter" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 Unported http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
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Where are the Islands? - A Comparative Study of Island Communities

Where are the Islands? - A Comparative Study of Island Communities

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  • Updated: 27 Jan 2014
  • views: 97
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We challenge the stereotypical definition of an island, as it is more than merely a landmass encompassed by water. We have analyzed contrasting environments, beginning with Deal Island and traveling over 3,600 miles to the Andes Mountains, visiting a bio reserve called Parque de la Papa. We compare these cultures as they are affected by their isolation and heavy dependence upon their natural resources, the oyster and potato, respectively. Produced by Patricia Petty, Madhu Cornelius, Victoria Alpaugh, and Kelly Dobroski during their participation of the 2013 Chesapeake Semester at Washington College. http://www.washcoll.edu/centers/ces/chesapeake-semester.php
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Off the Grid on a Homemade Island

Off the Grid on a Homemade Island

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  • Updated: 08 Aug 2016
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Floating off the coast of Vancouver Island, a 45-minute boat ride to the nearest town, is a sustainable island fortress complete with a dance floor, art gallery and garden. For artists Catherine King and Wayne Adams, this is home: a labor of love 24 years in the making. SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/vR6Acb Follow us behind the scenes on Instagram: http://goo.gl/2KABeX Make our acquaintance on Facebook: http://goo.gl/Vn0XIZ Give us a shout on Twitter: http://goo.gl/sY1GLY Come hang with us on Vimeo: http://goo.gl/T0OzjV Visit our world directly: http://www.greatbigstory.com This story is a part of our Human Condition series. Come along and let us connect you to some of the most peculiar, stirring, extraordinary, and distinctive people in the world. Great Big Story is a video network dedicated to the untold, overlooked & flat-out amazing. Humans are capable of incredible things & we're here to tell their stories. When a rocket lands in your backyard, you get in.
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My GLA 2017 / FIJI: Empowering Island Communities

My GLA 2017 / FIJI: Empowering Island Communities

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ePOP: Pacific Young reporters raising awareness on island communities vulnerability - 2017 (EN FR)

ePOP: Pacific Young reporters raising awareness on island communities vulnerability - 2017 (EN FR)

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  • Updated: 01 Nov 2017
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ePOP eParticipatory Observers Project. An international network of young observers producing short videos (3-5 mn) on the feeling of Pacific Island populations about climate and environmental changes. ePOP Petites Ondes Participatives. Un réseau international de jeunes observateurs qui réalisent des vidéos de 3-5 minutes, visant à capter le ressenti des populations insulaires du Pacifique face aux changements environnementaux et climatiques. #Environment #ClimateChange #PacificIslands #ePOP
https://wn.com/Epop_Pacific_Young_Reporters_Raising_Awareness_On_Island_Communities_Vulnerability_2017_(En_Fr)
Anaerobic Digestion: Application to Island Communities

Anaerobic Digestion: Application to Island Communities

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  • Updated: 03 Aug 2017
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https://wn.com/Anaerobic_Digestion_Application_To_Island_Communities
My GLA 2017 / FIJI: Empowering Island Communities

My GLA 2017 / FIJI: Empowering Island Communities

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  • Updated: 30 Sep 2017
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GLA FIJI:Empowering Island Communities By: Evan Mihalakakos Video contest submission
https://wn.com/My_Gla_2017_Fiji_Empowering_Island_Communities
Responsible Tourism in China

Responsible Tourism in China

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  • Updated: 04 Dec 2017
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China is emerging as a major destination and source market. This panel provides an opportunity to learn about China’s approach to sustainable tourism and about what is happening around the Responsible Tourism agenda in China. Speakers include: Moderator: Harold Goodwin, WTM Responsible Tourism Advsisor Elizabeth Morrell. Owner, Ben Mo Roy Graff, Managing Director, EMEA Dragon Trail Interactive Xu Jing, Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, UNWTO Footage from Responsible Tourism in China session 6 Nov 2017, 17:30 - 18:00 WTM Responsible Tourism Theatre - AF580
https://wn.com/Responsible_Tourism_In_China
Aleutian-Pribilof Communities

Aleutian-Pribilof Communities

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  • Updated: 26 May 2016
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The people, culture and communities of Akutan, Atka, False Pass, Nelson Lagoon, Nikolski and St. George are featured in this video. The six rural Alaska villages are located in the Aleutian-Pribilof region and are member communities of the Aleutian Pribilof Island Community Development Association (APICDA), a non-profit dedicated to developing stable local economies, based upon the fishing industry. Aleutian Pride is a subsidiary of APICDA. Cannon Fish Company is part of the Aleutian Pride family promoting Fair Harvest practices, a new way of doing business that supports human and economic development.
https://wn.com/Aleutian_Pribilof_Communities
Small Island Communities win big on BC Street

Small Island Communities win big on BC Street

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  • Updated: 18 Feb 2010
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RICHMOND - Its called BC Street at the Richmond O-zone. But to Vancouver Island communities looking for exposure and economic development the pedestrian laneway outside Richmond City Hall is more like easy street, as thousands of visitors pass through. Tofino and Qualicum beach are here with a display-house to entice newcomers and investors alike. And while Tofino Mayor John Fraser chats up potential visitors, the region shows its best. One booth over the ecstatic mayor of the relatively small municipality of Sooke is welcoming guests of her own, at the communitys display. But there's a picture visitors to BC street aren't seeing: that of Victoria's Inner Harbour, because the city of Victoria declined an invitation to participate. Why? The mayor says the city blew its half-million dollar Olympic budget on hosting major events such as the torch relay kickoff Oct. 31, and opening weekend festivities in Spirit Square.
https://wn.com/Small_Island_Communities_Win_Big_On_Bc_Street
Panama Retirement Island Living  Catalaya Communities

Panama Retirement Island Living Catalaya Communities

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  • Updated: 29 Jan 2016
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In the heart of 5,000 acres of natural rainforest, in the private enclave of Boca Brava, Catalaya Communities combines the exclusivity of a private island with the amenities of urban living. Facing the ocean, our private escape is home to one of the most exceptional views of the Pacific and archipelago. Unique in the world, Catalaya Community living ensures that all of your needs are cared for from the moment you arrive. Working only with approved professionals, Guest Services accommodates daily requirements such as housekeeping, babysitting, taking Rover to the dog park and pet sitting.
https://wn.com/Panama_Retirement_Island_Living_Catalaya_Communities
GLA Fiji: Empowering Island Communities

GLA Fiji: Empowering Island Communities

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  • Updated: 27 Oct 2015
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https://www.experiencegla.com/destinations/teen-programs-asia/fiji/fiji-empowering-island-communities/
https://wn.com/Gla_Fiji_Empowering_Island_Communities
Wind Power Energizes Island Communities

Wind Power Energizes Island Communities

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  • Updated: 18 Nov 2009
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Two island communities are generating their own power through a new wind farm. News 8's Steve Minich reports.
https://wn.com/Wind_Power_Energizes_Island_Communities
Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities - Scottish Parliament: 24th November 2016

Supporting and Strengthening Scotland's Island Communities - Scottish Parliament: 24th November 2016

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  • Updated: 25 Nov 2016
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Published by the Scottish Parliament Corporate Body. www.parliament.scot // We do not facilitate discussions on our YouTube page but encourage you to share and comment on our videos on your own channels. // If you would like to join in our conversations please follow @ScotParl on Twitter or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/scottishparliament
https://wn.com/Supporting_And_Strengthening_Scotland's_Island_Communities_Scottish_Parliament_24Th_November_2016
Island Communities: Resilience in the Face of Climate Change

Island Communities: Resilience in the Face of Climate Change

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  • Updated: 27 Mar 2015
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While there’s no doubt that rising sea levels and other implications of climate change pose serious threats to island nations, it is also true that such locales have much experience adapting to harsh environments. Roger-Mark De Souza suggests that we can learn from island communities and that they have the potential to be “champions of resilience.” That’s the focus of this edition of Wilson Center NOW.
https://wn.com/Island_Communities_Resilience_In_The_Face_Of_Climate_Change
Catherine Stihler MEP - Island communities - Strasbourg Plenary

Catherine Stihler MEP - Island communities - Strasbourg Plenary

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  • Updated: 04 Feb 2016
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Catherine Stihler, MEP for Scotland, discusses island communities and the importance of their energy resources as well as the need to ensure islands have access to education and digital services.
https://wn.com/Catherine_Stihler_Mep_Island_Communities_Strasbourg_Plenary
Unveiling The Untold Health Story In The 42 Island Communities of Krachi West

Unveiling The Untold Health Story In The 42 Island Communities of Krachi West

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  • Updated: 02 Apr 2014
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https://wn.com/Unveiling_The_Untold_Health_Story_In_The_42_Island_Communities_Of_Krachi_West
The Medical Mission to Tawi-Tawi Remote Island Communities

The Medical Mission to Tawi-Tawi Remote Island Communities

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  • Updated: 30 Nov 2016
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A short documentary film on the conduct of medical, surgical and dental missions by the Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) of Tawi-Tawi (Department of Health ARMM) to the remote island communities of Tawi-Tawi like Turtle Islands headed by the Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Sangkula G. Laja.
https://wn.com/The_Medical_Mission_To_Tawi_Tawi_Remote_Island_Communities
Overcoming Challenges Facing Rural and Neighbor Island Communities

Overcoming Challenges Facing Rural and Neighbor Island Communities

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  • Updated: 16 Apr 2014
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Unlike any other state in the United States, Hawai'i has unique access and resource distribution challenges due to our island geography. Rural hospitals and community health centers are finding ways to continue to meet their communities' special needs in changing times. Hear how these organizations on Lāna'i, Kaua'i and Hawai'i Island are overcoming such challenges and transforming care in their own right. Moderated by Stephany Vaioleti, Administrator, Kahuku Medical Center -Nicholas Hughey; Administrator; Lanai Community Hospital -Kristine McCoy, MD; Residency Director; Hawaii Island Family Health Center -David Peters; Executive Director; Ho'ola Lahui Hawai'i http://hawaiihealthcareproject.org/index.php/resources/hihs2013.html
https://wn.com/Overcoming_Challenges_Facing_Rural_And_Neighbor_Island_Communities
HMS Daring provides aid to Philippine island communities

HMS Daring provides aid to Philippine island communities

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  • Updated: 21 Nov 2013
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Further Philippine islands devastated by Typhoon Haiyan have been reached by the Royal Navy and humanitarian aid distributed among desperate villagers
https://wn.com/Hms_Daring_Provides_Aid_To_Philippine_Island_Communities
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