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Newsflash No 120 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:
Newsflash No 120 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:http://www.clubofrome.net/news/newsflash120.htmlBest regardsThomas SchauerContents:CALENDAR OF EVENTSORGANISATION- Club of Rome Received IFAT Award- New Chair and Secretary in Finland- CoR Media ReviewFUTURE EVENTS IN DETAIL - [...]
World Mountain Forum (WMF) 23-24 May 2014 | Cusco, Peru http://www.iisd.ca/mountain/wmf/2014/ The summary of this meeting is now available in PDF format at http://www.iisd.ca/download/pdf/sd/crsvol194num4e.pdf and in HTML format at http://www.iisd.ca/mountain/wmf/2014/html/crsvol194num4e.html The World Mountain Forum [...]
Press release – for immediate release: Ocean protection: Cebu City hosts meeting of international policy-makers and practitioners
Press release – for immediate release Ocean protection: Cebu City hosts meeting of international policy-makers and practitioners Cebu City/ Hamburg/ Eschborn, 28 May 2014: Marine ecosystems are of vital importance for asia and the Pacific: the region’s rich oceans and coasts are home to diverse species and ecosystems that provide an [...]
Speak out now on digital access One Week Left! SPEAK OUT NOW ON DIGITAL LITERACY With over 200 submissions, our WWW: Women Weave the Web Campaign is generating a huge buzz in our [...]
One Week Left! SPEAK OUT NOW ON DIGITAL LITERACY With over 200 submissions, our WWW: Women Weave the Web Campaign is generating a huge buzz in our community and around the world! We have received powerful recommendations on Digital Literacy, but there is one voice still missing: [...]
MAY 27, 2014 NEWSLETTER Is Sharing for Sale? Dear Readers, Our featured author this week is Elisabet Sahtouris, an eloquent teacher of evolution biology and also a futurist. Like many of us, she senses that global transformation is underway in our hearts and minds, our communities, and slowly in our social [...]
Peaceful Transitions From The Nuclear To The Solar Age By Hazel Henderson In this column, Hazel Henderson, futurist and economic iconoclast, argues that today’s systemic breakdowns are producing new plans and breakthroughs long-proposed by futurists and planetary citizens. ST. AUGUSTINE, Florida, May 23 2014 (IPS) - Japanese [...]
Just moments ago, the Federal Communications Commission voted to consider adopting rules that would end Net Neutrality and give the 1% a fast lane on the internet. They did it in spite of a wave of public outrage towards the idea of a two-tiered internet: In addition to more than 100,000 signatures on petitions against the proposal, DFA members [...]
Your invitation to 'Schumacher College: A Think Tank for Hope' An invitation from Satish Kumar, Founder and Visiting Fellow and Jon Rae, Head of Schumacher College We are writing to invite you to a very special event for Schumacher College in London and we very much hope that you will be able to join us. This summer, on 17 [...]
The Civil Society Conference: Strengthening communities and building self-help in an era of Coalition Governments.
Overcoming disadvantage. Building civil society. Changing government. The Civil Society Conference. Strengthening communities and building self-help in an era of Coalition Governments. With Hon. Kevin Andrews Federal Minister for Family and Community Services "I’ve had a longstanding interest and [...]