Future Perfect More stories for tomorrow – already today and everywhere: in German and English and as Creative Commons articles to encourage broad distribution and sharing. © (CC BY-NC-ND): Richard Walker Future Perfect A ray of hope for underwater life Coral reefs are vital for the health of the planet, but they’re dying. In Fiji a coral gardener is trying to save the world, one reef at a time. © The Gayby Project Future Perfect World-changing Films “It’s not enough to say how many people saw a film or how many Facebook likes it got,” says impact producer Hattie Archibald. “At Screen Impact, we help documentary films create real social change.” © Flash Mob Photography Future Perfect Protecting Country Climate change affects everyone — but not everyone evenly. If nothing is done to stop the impact of climate change, some of the oldest living cultures in the world could die out. An all-Indigenous youth activist group in Australia has risen to the challenge. © Foto: Eco Divers Future Perfect Ninja Conservationists On Australia’s iconic Manly beach, volunteer divers are working quietly and without fanfare to clean the ocean. © Photo (CC BY-ND 4.0): Aaron Ashley Future Perfect Revaluing rubbish As a sculpture student, Alison McDonald often couldn’t afford material like bronze. That sparked the Australian artist’s career in reinventing discarded items. © Daniela Gellner Future Perfect Get the Karma Started! Van Bo Le-Mentzel is tackling the big question of what makes good entrepreneurship—and he is finding the answer in the Crowd. Future Perfect A Taller, Greener Future An abandoned brewery site near the very heart of Australia’s largest city has been reborn, and it’s becoming the toast of the town. © Wesley Nel Future Perfect High, not mitey! It’s far from a dog’s life for bees living on rooftops in Melbourne, Australia, free from the Varroa mite that has afflicted the rest of the world. Photo (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 DE): Michael Schrenk/FUTURZWEI Future Perfect The Return of the Textile Industry Sina Trinkwalder did what all experts declared impossible: she built a textile factory in Germany and is paying decent wages Photo (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 DE): DORV UG Future Perfect The STOR(e)-Keeper Teacher Heinz Frey halted the demise of "mom-and-pop stores" by creating new village centres—first in his home village, then in other communities and urban districts. Photo (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0): Daniel Delang Future Perfect Of Mayors and Gorillas One city, two segments, neatly separated according to rich and poor. Gentrification, terminated leases, luxury renovations: Goldgrund Realty makes it possible! Photo: © Verena Brüning Future Perfect Carpenters Building Human Rights At CUCULA, a “refugees’ company for crafts and design”, five young asylum seekers are building sustainable livelihoods for themselves by making and selling designer furniture.