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Global Village S2014 Ep138

Global Village S2014 Ep138

Jillaroos: Cowgirls In Australia's Outback - Bill and Tonie run a small farm 400 km inland from Rockhampton in Queensland. After five years of drought followed by floods, they’re struggling but have the help of their daughters who return to the farm and train as jillaroos in the hope that the cattle station can survive. All the knowledge and skills needed to be a jillaroo are being learned by the daughters, but they still can’t decide if they really want to commit to a life on the land. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in English) (Australian Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep136

Global Village S2014 Ep136

Tree House in Costa Rica: A Slovak engineer and his Indian friend labour in the jungle of Costa Rica to build a house high in a tree, from which scientists will observe the environment. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in Spanish & English) (Latin American Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep135

Global Village S2014 Ep135

SOS In The Rocky Mountains - This episode witnesses the thrilling missions of George Field and his mountain rescue team. A few minutes after the emergency call comes in, George Field and his team are sitting in the helicopter. The mountain rescuers in the Canadian Rocky Mountains have to treat wounds, alleviate pain and save people from great danger. In doing so, they are often exposed to death-defying situations. Since 1982, George Field and his professional team has become one of the most famous in the Rocky Mountains. Together with 25 rangers, they fight to save human lives in the Canadian mountains on an almost daily basis. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in English) (Canadian Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep134

Global Village S2014 Ep134

SOS In The Rocky Mountains - This episode witnesses the thrilling missions of George Field and his mountain rescue team. A few minutes after the emergency call comes in, George Field and his team are sitting in the helicopter. The mountain rescuers in the Canadian Rocky Mountains have to treat wounds, alleviate pain and save people from great danger. In doing so, they are often exposed to death-defying situations. Since 1982, George Field and his professional team has become one of the most famous in the Rocky Mountains. Together with 25 rangers, they fight to save human lives in the Canadian mountains on an almost daily basis. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in English) (Canadian Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep133

Global Village S2014 Ep133

Vietnam’s Mined Paradise - The Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is a world heritage site of outstanding natural beauty and unique biodiversity in Vietnam. But it is taking some resourceful training, education and diversification among the local population to preserve the unique wildlife from the dangers of deforestation, poaching and the ever present unexploded munitions from the American war. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in English & Vietnamese) (Vietnamese Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep132

Global Village S2014 Ep132

Vietnam's Mined Paradise - The Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is a world heritage site of outstanding natural beauty and unique biodiversity in Vietnam. But it is taking some resourceful training, education and diversification among the local population to preserve the unique wildlife from the dangers of deforestation, poaching and the ever present unexploded munitions from the American war. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in English & Vietnamese) (Vietnamese Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep131

Global Village S2014 Ep131

Saint Pierre Miquelon - Archipelago in Isolation: The small archipelago of St-Pierre and Miquelon is a piece of France near the Canadian east coast which is suffering from the economic downturn caused by the collapse of the cod-fishing industry, as well as threats from its human inhabitants to its abundant wildlife and natural environment. However, a small band of naturalists are fighting to have its importance recognised and protected. There are also plans afoot for ways to revive the island’s economy. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in French) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2014 Ep130

Global Village S2014 Ep130

Saint Pierre Miquelon - Archipelago in Isolation: The small archipelago of St-Pierre and Miquelon is a piece of France near the Canadian east coast which is suffering from the economic downturn caused by the collapse of the cod-fishing industry, as well as threats from its human inhabitants to its abundant wildlife and natural environment. However, a small band of naturalists are fighting to have its importance recognised and protected. There are also plans afoot for ways to revive the island’s economy. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in French) (Documentary) G CC

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