New Environmentalists - The Series

Sea Change

This program follows the grassroots efforts of Ikal Angelei, a 36 year-old Kenyan native, as she struggles to protect half a million indigenous people from the impact of the Gibe III dam in Ethiopia. The dam could well put an end to this oldest known living culture.
  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #102

Saturday, July 21 at 1:00 pm on 12.2

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  • Wednesday, August 8 at 2:30 pm on 12.1

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series description

Through the inspiring stories of two African environmental activists —Thuli Makama, and Hammer Simwinga—the film explores conservation and sustainable development as a viable method for safeguarding wildlife. The program also bears witness to the human rights violations inflicted on indigenous peoples whose traditional homelands are bordering wildlife conservancies.