This sleeping cat is a three dimensional puzzle that hides two compartments for storing treasures. Made from seven different pieces that slot cleverly together, getting it open and re-assembling it is quite a challenge for a novice. Hand-carved from rosewood by talented Indian artisans,
Contains small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
The New Internationalist brings to life the people, the ideas and the action in the fight for global justice.
Bioviva is a welcome resource and would be of benefit to any teacher of environmental studies form upper primary top secondary.
.. like a condensed historical travelogue. You can only wonder at the likely impact this crash course in 'enculturation' would have had on the children.
In their new book - commonsense in its approach, easy to read, packed with information - Peter Singer and Jim Mason show how market forces inexorably drive farmers toward cruel practices. But their overall message is not bleak. Factory farming is under pressure to justify itself. The day may not be far when we will return to a more ethical treatment of fellow animals, and there are many practical things that ordinary consumers can do to bring that day nearer.
A blend of articles, statistics (in easily-accessible form), case studies, opinion pieces, and quotes, this book will dispel many myths about development. It's readable, informative, almost addictive.
A little about Baladarshan: Baladarshan is a Fair Trade Organisation marketing the products of Chennai slum women working through the SPEED foundation.
New Internationalist Australia is a member of the World Fair Trade Organization, which means we have to stock a percentage of Fair Trade products, and also adhere to Fair Trade practices ourselves. Great for supporting producers rights, and also for our staff.
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