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Celebrate 10 Years of Impact With Us! Tomorrow is our 10th birthday! We invite you to join us via live stream to celebrate the connections and impact of our global community over our first ten years. Live stream begins tomorrow, October 9, at 6:45pm Pacific Time (UTC/GMT -8). Bookmark [...]
Solar Energy International: September ? Newsletter: Fall is here and so is the 2014 Training Schedule!
Featured Workshop PVOL101: Solar Electric Design and Installation (Grid-Direct) November 4 - Online Support SEI with Your iPad. Download the Introduction to Renewable Energy eBook for Apple iPad - FREE Upcoming Hands-on and Online [...]
20 Sep 2013 02:23:25 (Part 1) Plenary meeting - Global Leaders Summit 2013 (English) 20 Sep 2013 00:17:12 Ban Ki-moon, Global Leaders Summit 2013 (English) Opening remarks by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the Global Compact Leaders Summit: "Architects of a Better World".
A documentary made about Money at the Burning Man Festival, which is based on a gift economy, can now be viewed online. Attendees use money to decorate a tree, making art of a money tree. Attendees put up their dollars, euros and more, many personalized with drawings and messages, and share their experiences around money.
September 25, 2013 Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Google+ New Features Systematically Silencing America Stephan Richter | How Republicans and their allies deal with America's real problems such as gun violence. The Social Cost of U.S. Guns In Focus | How much does the United States spend each [...]
Brazilian president: US surveillance a 'breach of international law' Julian Borger - The Guardian.com Brazil's president, Dilma Rousseff, has launched a blistering attack on US espionage at the UN general assembly, accusing the NSA of violating international law by its indiscriminate collection of [...]
IISD RS (Video #18): IISD RS VIDEO: Final Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) « Day 1 - 16 September 2013 » 20 September 2013 | UN Headquarters, New York, United States of America (Duration: 6:15) During the twentieth and final session of the CSD, CSD-20 Chair Bektas Mukhamedzhanov, [...]
In 1972 William Irwin Thompson founded the Lindisfarne Association as an alternative way for the humanities to develop in a scientific and technical civilization. Lindisfarne became an association of scientists, artists, scholars, and contemplatives devoted to the study and realization of a new planetary culture. Lindisfarne began its [...]
We at Ethical Markets support this Statement by our colleague, Rick Ulfick , Founder of We The World - Hazel Henderson, Editor Prevention versus Crisis Management in Syria Nonviolent Approaches that can Prevent and Potentially Resolve Conflicts such as in Syria Commentary by Rick Ulfik Founder of We, The World and the WE [...]
United Nations Still Popular in Most Countries By Jim Lobe* WASHINGTON, Sep 18 2013 (IPS) - On the eve of the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly, a newly released survey of 39 countries shows that the world body remains relatively popular around the globe. According to [...]