By Clearly Sustainable
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Clearly Sustainable is a series of podcasts which explores the use of English language words and terms used when discussing sustainability. This series is not a dictionary but is a spoken journey through how terms are used and some of the common misunderstandings or wrong uses of such terms. The series is not academic in style but is more conversational and engaging, aimed at improving your use of English and giving you clarity and insight into the whole topic of sustainability.
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 45 Private Car Transport||Exploring some of the choices available for private car transport and some of the issues involved. Keywords: Sustainable Transport; Urban Sprawl; Commute times; Smog; Living Streets; Liveable Steets; Complete Streets; Home Zones; Woonerf; Traffic Calmi.||10 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 44 Food Loss & Waste||Studies suggest that up to 30% of all food produced is wasted throughout the system. This is an enormous loss of resources and it is up to each of us to do what we can to reduce this figure. This week’s episode explores the issue and related terms.||19 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 43 Measuring Happiness!||Measuring how a society progresses is a difficult task – even agreeing on what can be measured and how to do so is complicated. In this episode we explore some of the ways developed to tackle the problem. Keywords: Fuzzy concept; Flourishing society;||12 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 42 Vegetarianism & Veganism||Exploring the terms around dietary choices and some of the reasons for those choices. Keywords: Vegetarian; Vegan; Whole Food Plant Based diet; Vegetarian lifestyle; semi-vegetarian; part-time vegetarian; Flexitarian; strict vegetarian; lacto-vegetaria.||5 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 41 David Gershon Interview||An interview with David Gershon a founder member of Global Action Plan International and also of The Empowerment Institute. David speaks about the early days of GAP and also about social change programmes and how to ensure they are scalable and replica.||30 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 40 The Fishing Industry||Exploring the global fishing industry and the related words and terms. Keywords: Recreational or Sports fishing; Subsistence or Traditional fishing; Commercial fishing; Trawler; Fish stock; Fish stock assessment; Maximum sustainable yield; Total allowa.||23 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 39 Water – Oceans & Seas||A look at the Oceans and Seas and related issues and terms. Keywords: Pelagic zone; Euphotic zone; Sunlight Zone; Neritic Zone; Continental shelf; Inter-tidal zone; Tidal range; foreshore; seashore; coastal region; Exclusive Economic zone; UN Conventio.||4 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClimathon Event in Cork Ireland||A short podcast recorded at the University College Cork Climathon event in Ireland on Friday October 27th. We speak to a number of the organisers and some of the participants also.||31 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 38 Fresh Water||Less than one percent of all the water on earth is available fresh water! There are a lot of issues concerning the quality and quantity of this vital life-giving resource. Keywords: Natural Water Cycle; Precipitation; Transpiration; Evapotranspiration;.||30 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClearly Sustainable Episode 37 Other Voices||A series of voices from a Global Action Plan International meeting in Stockholm 2017 describing words or terms related to sustainability which resonate with them. Keywords: Consumer; Strong/Weak sustainability; Sustainable lifestyle; Abundance; Employe.||23 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Just listened to this podcast. Really informative and interesting!
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