* Date : 2016-03-25
21st Century Ep18
SOLOMON ISLANDS : THE WOOD FOR THE TREES
Today is a special show where we look at the role of land for people on different sides of the world. First we take you to the Solomon Islands, a land of dense trees once populated by head-hunters. A struggle is underway ? how to keep up with the 21st Century, while also protecting a way of life.
SUICIDE AND DESPAIR AMONG BRAZIL'S INDIGENOUS
In Brazil, many young indigenous people are finding the ultimate way to escape despair; suicide. Behind this disturbing trend is a conflict over land.