'The Power of Yin'
Highlights benefits of holistic approach to SRI, sustainability, networking, the Love Economy, the empowerment of women.
Relates to: Wealth of Networks, SRI, Global Citizenship
WWSF - Women’s World Summit Foundation
Women and children first! Creating the power for change!
e-Newsletter January 2016
Dear Partners and Friends from around the World!
Welcome to our first 2016 e-Newsletter, giving you updates and information about WWSF activities and plans for the New Year. The future holds challenges that need new ideas and many practical solutions. We will move forward together to help build more empowered communities while advancing civil society activism with committed partners. We also wish to say THANK YOU for your continued support to those among you who believe in Peace, Rights and Well being.
1) 10 Laureates receive 2015 Prize for women’s creativity in rural life. Revised 2016 Guidelines online
We are thrilled to share 'For the Earth and Future Generations: Women Leading Solutions on the Frontlines of Climate Change - Paris', a detailed blog recapping one of our main public events in Paris during COP21, and allowing you to explore the incredible stories, struggles and solutions presented at this critical gathering of women for climate justice.
At the Women's Earth and Climate Action Network we believe in the extraordinary power of women's leadership and women speaking on their own behalf on the issues affecting the Earth and their lives, families and communities - therefore this blog centers on the hard hitting, vital statements of women from around the world, shared in their own words. Read the full event blog here.
For a detailed account of WECAN's [...]
New class starting January 29!
Thanks to overwhelming interest, we've added a second class, which will run if filled. Help us fill the class by registering today and inviting a friend to enjoy the class with you!*
Live online class sessions meet Fridays, 10am Pacific:
January 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11
Claim your space and take advantage of tuition discounts (see below).
See caringeconomy.org/pop for full schedule, information and registration.
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Take action as an agent of Partnership in an intentional and embodied way.
Discover the power you hold to shape your life and the world in the BRAND NEW Power of Partnership Online Workshop.
This transformative 7-session online workshop is based on the [...]
Happy New Year! Share your #SDGMove and Celebrate the SDGs!
We at Ethical Markets fully support all 17 of the inter-related Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs) and we congratulate our longtime colleague and friend Alan AtKisson for this wonderful, inspiring music video ! Hazel Henderson , Editor
On January 1st, 2016 the UN Sustainable Development Goals officially come into effect. This gives us, as global citizens, some very important resolutions to focus on as we move into the new year.
Let's mark this big step into a new era of global transformation by doing something to show our commitment to seeing these goals through — not only in 2016, but for the next 15 years to come.
Keep reading to learn about a fun and simple way to do just that.
What's Your #SDGMove?
Indigenous and Frontline Women Leaders to Present
Solutions for Forest Protection and Renewable Energy at COP21
PARIS, France (December 7, 2015) - On December 8, Gender Day at COP21 climate negotiations, frontlines and Indigenous women leaders from across North America, South America, and Africa will unite to present their solutions for forest protection and a just transition to renewable energy during a formal COP21 side event organized by the Women's Earth and Climate Action Network, Amazon Watch and Ithaca College. Speakers will examine the Women's Climate Action Agenda, a climate justice blueprint for our path forward; present the Sarayaku people of Ecuador's 'Living Forest' proposal, highlighting Amazonian indigenous solutions; and showcase women as agents of change in [...]