USA: Manhattan. The fifth edition focuses on Sustainable cities and the people who make it happen. Six films are on the program and a strong line up of speakers are presenting at a former carriage house which houses the Gabarron Foundation.

BAHRAIN : Manama … just before the Arab spring hits the Middle East and some of the Northern African countries, a two day production takes place at the Ritz Carlton. HRH Princess Basma bint Ali from Jordan received the Sustainable Steward Award in the Lifestyle category. The Belgian documentary “Climate Chaos in the South” wins the audience vote.