15 01, 2017

Exploring Human Security with Stephanie Chenault

2018-05-30T09:30:03+00:00January 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Guest writer Stephanie Chenault has been a frequent contributor to several Syrian Refugee Councils and routinely participates in DC-based political and religious think tank meetings and discussions on security, persecution, and global terrorism.   She joined Empowerment WORKS (EW) Board of Directors this fall.  One of her main areas of [...]

22 11, 2016

Lessons from Rio & The Global Summit V Report

2018-06-30T13:01:12+00:00November 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

YES, we did it!  For outcomes and to get a taste of the experience read and see:  Rio On Watch article by editor in chief and award winning city planner, Theresa Williamson Outcomes from Climate, Health, Education, and Thriving Cities teams (translated from Portuguese to English) by Journalist Maíra Teixeira [...]

18 11, 2016

The Global Summit V Follow Up Report

2018-06-30T13:08:28+00:00November 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Can we create a more selfless world? Yes! Partake in this idea! Rio de Janeiro hosts Global Innovation Forum by Maíra Teixeira da Silva After the closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, Rio de Janeiro hosted an international event intended to move people to build a new age of [...]

22 08, 2016

UNDP Rio+ Center & Rio Young Journalists have last word in The Global Summit 5th biennial social innovation & sustainability forum

2018-05-31T03:05:08+00:00August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

MEDIA ALERT: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WHAT: POST SUMMIT PRESS CONFERENCE & OUTCOMES PRESENTATIONS WHO: Invited press/ journalists, Impact investors, Philanthropists, Hackathon leaders, 8 young journalists working with UNDP WHAT: Outcomes from 3 day social innovation forum and follow up 1PIE Hackathon WHEN: Tuesday the 30th of August from 3-4:30PM WHERE: Museu [...]

28 07, 2016

O 5º The Global Summit bienal se reúne logo em seguida aos jogos olímpicos do Rio

2018-05-31T03:10:07+00:00July 28th, 2016|0 Comments

COMUNICADO À IMPRENSA - :: 13 AGO, 2016     Melanie St. James, Produtora Executiva, The Global Summit EMAIL: msj@theglobalsummit.org Telefone: + 55 (21) 9-6936-3915 www.theglobalsummit.org   MANCHETES: O 5º The Global Summit, evento bienal, se reúne logo após aos Jogos Olímpicos do Rio   Em agosto, ao apagar da pira olímpica [...]

14 07, 2016

The Global Summit 5th biennial convenes on the heels of the Olympics in Rio

2018-05-31T03:28:43+00:00July 14th, 2016|0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE :: July 15, 2016 Melanie St. James, Executive Producer EMAIL: msj@theglobalsummit.org Phone: + 55 (21) 9-6936-3915 www.theglobalsummit.org   This August as the Olympic torch dims, The Global Summit will light up it next transformational conversation on the front lines of social change.   After years of Rio's local issues being [...]

7 06, 2016

Opportunity Nepal: Rebuilding from the ground up

2018-05-31T03:36:55+00:00June 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Over the past year, Nepal national, and Empowerment WORKS' regional director, Bandita Thapa led disaster relief and locally-led resilience with communities devastated by Nepal's 2015 earthquake (original campaign here). Now, with a focus on resiliency, Bandita and team work to unite a diverse network of local partners to launch 'Catalyst Action Training (CAT)’, a [...]

27 10, 2014


2014-10-27T21:08:23+00:00October 27th, 2014|0 Comments

The fourth edition of The Global Summit will be held in San Francisco, November 16th-18th, with the headline Women, Power, Money, & Politics SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Saturday, October 18th - The Global Summit, the social, economic and environmental forum held every two years, today announced its theme for 2014: [...]

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