The Blue Continent Alliance is dedicated to connecting solution partners with ideas to overcome chronic obstacles with sustainable technology
Your Blue Continent is our Youtube series, featuring journalist, entrepreneur and international development specialist Brennan Pürtzer, as he travels the world in search of sustainable new ideas!
Hear from experienced development experts tackling important global issues and sharing their expertise in interviews hosted by Brennan.
Brennan Pürtzer has been a journalist for more than 20 years. An award-winning entrepreneur, he hosts Your Blue Continent and holds a masters degree in international development management from the University of Agder. Finding innovative, sustainable solutions to global issues is his passion.
Brennan visits with Worldview International Foundation in Burma. Worldview supports public education all over the world, with an emphasis on climate interventions. In this episode we learn about the how a major mangrove replanting project may hold the key to not only protecting property for locals, but trapping a tremendous amount of carbon.
Brennan visits with UBINIG development agency in Bangladesh. UBINIG equips local communities with self-sustaining new livelihood solutions that the people choose for themselves. In this episode we learn about how local villagers are restoring lost land through the use of an ancient technology which alters the flow of the river. UBINIG has also created seed banks to help farmers plant a large variety of local crops.
Brennan visits with CODEC development agency in Bangladesh. CODEC equips local communities with self-sustaining new livelihood solutions that the people choose for themselves. In this episode we learn about climate change and how a small community has decided to protect its environment in a way that generates a profit for them.