Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine explores the intersection of global development with the social and natural environments of the many cultures on our planet. In each program, host Michaela Kufner presents 3 to 4 video rich segments profiling a different part of the world where man's quest for economic growth is jeopardizing the ecosystems and everyday lives of people from many cultures, from the explosive economic growth in China to the garbage pickers of Rio. The program provides in-depth analysis, investigative reporting, and portraits of people making a difference on the planet. Included: Ideas For a Cooler World, showcasing passionate individuals and innovative projects aimed at combating global climate change.
Global 3000 Previous Broadcasts
Cuba & Us: Best Class Enemies (Episode #709)
KQED World: Sun, Mar 1, 2015 -- 5:30 AM
Relations between sworn enemies Cuba and the US continue to thaw. Saudi Arabia arms itself to fight the group calling itself Islamic State and has tightened control of its borders. The Ohja family shows us their home in Kathmandu, Nepal. We'll also visit the Mata Atlantica forest in Brazil - famed for its wildlife diversity and preserved thanks to the efforts of the communities which live there.
- KQED World: Tue, Mar 3, 2015 -- 10:00 AM
- KQED World: Tue, Mar 3, 2015 -- 4:00 AM