This past Thanksgiving, Empowerment WORKS' Founder joined the Red Lightning team in the ongoing protection of indigenous lands from the North Dakota Access Pipeline. While there she was blessed to capture a few extraordinary interviews for a special Pulse of the Movement webcast episode Voices from Standing Rock, recommended for a first hand feel of the [...]
Author: Anonymous Zimbabwean national living in Zimbabwe There are few places in the world, which have the blessings of nature in terms of biodiversity. One of them a landlocked country deep in the savannah of southern Africa, called Zimbabwe. With such idyllic scenarios of lush vegetation, abundant wildlife one would [...]
Last updated on 9 September 2014, 7:46 am Climate change secretary Ed Davey says governments facing ‘pivotal moment’ on dealing with issue By Fiona Harvey, the Guardian World governments are facing a “pivotal moment” on dealing with climate change, the UK’s energy secretary will say on Tuesday, before a meeting of heads of state [...]
In looking out for the leading edge of local citizen-driven platforms, The Global Summit was introduced to Jeff "the water guy". whose team just launched www.RateMyWaterQuality.com We're pleased to share Jeff's article celebrating this platform's long awaited debut. Enjoy, and Rate Your Water!
Indigenous demand zero discrimination in Agenda Post-2015
Polly Higgins, the Earth’s Lawyer with Sudanese Ecologist, Dr. Suad Sulaiman, 7SS Stage 2/7 – Thurs, Aug 2
Polly Higgins on Eradicating Ecocide with Sudanese Environmental Ecologist, Dr. Suad Sulaiman Thurs, Aug 2 -10:30am PST/ 6:30pm GMT in Pre-Summit Webinar #3 - Stage 2/ 7, Assess your social, economic and environmental assets!
Voices not being heard - Report from Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development underscores need for greater transparency