The Resource Mali : Message from the River, Network Ireland Television, (evideo)

Mali : Message from the River, Network Ireland Television, (evideo)

Label
Mali : Message from the River
Title
Mali
Title remainder
Message from the River
Statement of responsibility
Network Ireland Television
Title variation
Message from the River
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
As climate change lays waste to the Niger River, the great Malian city of Timbuktu increasingly resembles a desert landscape. The same is true for much of land-locked Mali, which could, in a worst-case scenario, find itself without water altogether. Incorporating discussions of poverty, population growth, and other issues, this film examines the impact of desertification on two of the nation's indigenous peoples - the fishing-dependent Bozo, who have plied their trade along the Niger for centuries, and the Tuareg, an equally nomadic, pastoral culture threatened by the depletion of desert wells. A Malian environmentalist and a Timbuktu historian both share their expertise
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Portions in other languages with English subtitles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Network Ireland Television
Runtime
25
Series statement
Fighting the Tide 3: Developing Nations and Globalization
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  • Cultural geography
  • Economic geography
  • Environmental geography
  • Human ecology
  • Human geography
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Social classes
  • Social ecology
  • Human geography
  • Wealth
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Technique
live action
Label
Mali : Message from the River, Network Ireland Television, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41927
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 01, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
River Niger (3:19) -- Death of a River (1:58) -- Water Shortage (5:04) -- Timbuktu (2:29) -- Blue People of the Desert (4:03) -- Pollution and Sickness (3:38) -- Mali's Future (3:36) -- Credits: Mali: Message from the River (0:43)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41924s
  • 41927
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041927
  • 100041927
  • (OCoLC)700417906
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
Mali : Message from the River, Network Ireland Television, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41927
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 01, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
River Niger (3:19) -- Death of a River (1:58) -- Water Shortage (5:04) -- Timbuktu (2:29) -- Blue People of the Desert (4:03) -- Pollution and Sickness (3:38) -- Mali's Future (3:36) -- Credits: Mali: Message from the River (0:43)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41924s
  • 41927
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041927
  • 100041927
  • (OCoLC)700417906
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other

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