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Dw Global 3000

Dw Global 3000

Global 3000 is Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine that explores the intersection of global development and the environmental and social conditions of the diverse cultures of the world. In each program, host Michaela Kufner presents three to four video-rich segments that profile a different part of the planet where man's quest for economic and industrial strength is jeopardizing the ecosystems and the social and economic structures of people thousands of miles away. The program not only documents where those struggles are taking place - but how some groups and individuals are finding solutions to the growing problems of global development.

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Refugees return home to Rwanda 25 years after the genocide. Also on the show: Africa's largest electric scrapyard.

Two decades ago there were no Southern White rhinoceros left in Uganda. Then the Rhino Fund sanctuary imported six and started a breeding program. Now there are 24. In the sanctuary they are protected by rangers.

What is the future of cities? Global 3000 went to London, where already high rents continue to rise. Finding affordable housing is also next to impossible in the capital of Rwanda. The African Design Centre in Kigali is looking for viable solutions.

How US sanctions are affecting Iranians; the human costs of exploiting mineral resources in Peru and why declining bee populations in Mexico are jeopardizing vanilla production.

On this week's show: Animals and humans under threat from Amazon deforestation. Russia engulfed in garbage. And modern flood protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Displacement is the focus of this week's Global 3000. Almost 70 million people around the world are fleeing violence, natural disasters and hunger. We head to Mali, Japan and Colombia to find out how refugees there are coping.

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