The Conversation: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
Myanmar Unwound; Oil Refining in Hawaii; Sustainable Tourism
Unwinding the Humanitarian Situation in Myanmar
Myanmar’s armed forces have been accused of systematically oppressing and driving out the country’s Muslim minority, known as the Rohingya.
Intro Music: There's A Light by Bushy
Outro Music: Became - Instrumental Version by Atmosphere
The Future of Oil Refining in Hawaii
Hawaii is still heavily dependent on fossil fuels, for both electricity and transportation. As the state moves towards renewable energy, refinery operators are planning to adapt.
Intro Music: Four Winds by Bright Eyes
Outro Music: Mothership Connection Starchild - Fully Equipped Mix by George Clinton
This week the Hawaii Tourism Authority is hosting its annual “Global Tourism Summit.” HPR is taking a closer look at the state of the industry in our series of reports and guests we call “Traveling Money: Managing Hawaii’s Tourism Future.”
Outro Music: Rosy and Grey by The Lowest of the Low
Waimea Valley Artisans Program
The Hawaii Tourism Authority is funding a program in Waimea Valley to help local artisans share their work with visitors.
Intro Music: Wooden Chair by Angus Stone
Outro Music: Waimea Swing by Ian O'Sullivan