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Enlightened Society Leadership Training: Fall 2015

Enlightened Society Leadership Training: Fall 2015 September 2015 Semester Presented by Northern California Shambhala This is an intensive leadership training based on the teachings of Shambhala. To apply, please contact the Center’s Director, Rees Sweeney-Taylor, at r.sweeneytaylor@gmail.com. View: In Shambhala, all of us are leaders- in our lives, our homes, ... Read More »

United Nation’s e-Course on Climate Change…Free!

Everything you need to know about climate change in a nutshell UN-Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called climate change the “defining challenge of our time” and in many countries the impacts of it are already felt. At the same time, it is still very difficult for many people not working directly ... Read More »

VOLUNTEER TRIP FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS (25-40 Yrs)

VOLUNTEER TRIP FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS (25-40 Yrs)

Are you a young professional between 25-40 years old and want to spend your time and professional skills to make a difference in the world? Come on a 10-days corporate volunteering trip with us to Costa Rica in November 2015 or March 2016. A group of Young professionals from different ... Read More »

Open Development Camp 2015, The Hague

Open Development Camp 2015, The Hague ODC 2015 will take place on 13 November, 2015 in The Hague. As always, the Open Development Camp is a community event: by and for the open development community. So join us at ODC15 to discuss the future of international development cooperation and humanitarian aid: ... Read More »

The 2nd Annual Women SPEAK Girls’ Leadership Summit

(Her)Story: A Revolution Originally published on The Huffington Post Think back to your high school’s United States history book: Remember that tiny paragraph on the women’s suffrage movement? The one-sentence descriptions on the contributions of Rosalind Franklin to the discovery of DNA, Coretta Scott King to the civil rights movement, ... Read More »

2015 State of the World’s Volunteerism Report

2015 State of the World’s Volunteerism Report he State of the World’s Volunteerism Report 2015 is the first global review of the power of volunteer voices to help improve the way people are governed. Drawing on evidence from countries as diverse as Brazil, Kenya, Lebanon and Bangladesh, the UN report ... Read More »