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The E-Waste Tragedy: Guided discussion prompts

Would you like to screen a documentary during Go Green Week 2020? We've put together these guided discussion prompts for The E-Waste Tragedy (2014). Every year, up to 50 million tons of electronic waste – computers, television sets, mobile phones, household appliances – are discarded in the developed world. 75% of this waste disappears from the legal recycling circuits, with much of it being shipped illegally to India, China or Africa. Let us know if you'd like further support!

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Death By Design: Guided discussion prompts

As part of Go Green Week 2020 - End Climate Co2onialism, we're encouraging students to screen the documentary Death By Design (2016). In an investigation that spans the globe, filmmaker Sue Williams investigates the underbelly of the electronics industry and reveals how even the smallest devices have deadly environmental and health costs. Please feel free to use the attached guided discussion prompts, and get in touch if you would like extra support!

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