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Shooting a clandestine documentary in what was then Irianjaya. Photography by Edward Girardet

On Remembering Christophe

This piece by Edward Girardet was published by The Esssential Edge 22 December, 2007. CESSY — Christophe de Ponfilly, the 55-year-old French film-maker, writer, and Afghan aficionado died on Tuesday, 16 May, 2006 by his own hand in a forest – one of his favourite walking haunts – outside Paris. Edward Girardet remembers his friend. For Christophe, it was a […]

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Putting the message across on planetary isses

Putting the message across on planetary isses

The 2007 Nobel Award to former US Vice President Al Gore and the 3,000 scientists of the UN Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) recognizes the need for advocacy and established fact as crucial for getting the world to take impact of global warming and other forms of climate change seriously. Edward Girardet underlines the critical importance of also ensuring that the […]

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