Dialogue for Peaceful Change TrainingProposed Dates: Two Weekends-1 & 2 May & 15 & 16 May 2010Building Community Resilience in Times of Change. As most of us know in our personal and professional lives, where there is change a foot, there likely arises conflict at its heels. For those of us working or engaged in the fields of social, environmental and economic change, our ability to deal with conflict directly effects the success of our endeavors and the integrity of our…See More
Movie Trailer:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eKYyD14d_0In Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing the highly mechanized underbelly that has been hidden from the American consumer with the consent of our government's regulatory agencies, USDA and FDA. Our nation's food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of…See More
The Amnesty International Annual Lecture returns with one of the world's sharpest commentators on international affairs and the struggle for human rights and dignity.Professor Noam Chomsky surveys the threats and prospects of our early 21st century (the growing gap between North and South; American exceptionalism - even under Obama; the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan and their aftermaths; the financial bailouts; the raids by unmanned US drones on Pakistani citizens; the Israeli assault on Gaza; the…See More
You are warmly invited to the 7th Generation Community Evening for the month of August.This month we are doing something a little different in that along with the end of the Summer we have 2 very special birthdays to celebrate!Not only is it the 7th Generation Projects 1st birthday it is also Adam Piotrowicz (son of wonderful 7th Generation members Vito & Marcela) 1st Birthday!In light of these historic events we decided to crank up the party vibe so along with the normal usual Stone Soup…See More
The aim of the conference is to bring together a dynamic range of engaged individuals from across the society's sectors to explore our individual and collaborative strategies as we seek a sustainable future.We want to help build major new connections between the community relations sector and the environmental sustainability movement in Northern Ireland (and beyond).We invite you to join us there!The theme for this Open Space was created through the collaborative efforts of over 20 people on…See More
"Thanks to all for organizing this event and special thanks to John Barry for preparing and delivering this workshop. This was a truly excellent event and my mind was buzzing afterwards with questions and comments ,ideas and energy. I am only sorry…"
I just wanted to express thanks for the lecture last week. It was excellent, and certainly thought provoking on many levels and I feel will have helped to generate even more energy for the seventh generation team. I appreciate the time required…"
Knowledge is power, so one of the main aims of this introductory session is to empower through sharing and creating knowledge. 'Economics' is one of the most powerful forms of knoweldge that is shaping our lives today and also shaping how the world and planet will be in the future. Given the 'triple crunch' we are now facing in terms of the economic/finanical crisis, the climate crisis and peak oil/energy insecurity, what we need is not just a greener, more sustainable economy, but new ways of…See More
"maria! wanted to keep chatting about habitat - creating links with the south, re: sharing 'community relations' wisdom! also, i've done some work with with an andes migrant community in peru i'd love to chat with you about. email…"
You are warmly invited to the 7th Generation Community Evening for the month of May.Call it what you will, free time, friend time, fun time...this is Space to chillax, converse, be quiet, read, get creative, meet new and familiar faces, sip a cuppa, and let the good times roll. Come and go as you please.The THEME for this evening is BALANCEEvening Line up:6:30 - 7:30pm Food and Catch Up (first come first serve)7:30 - 9:30pm "Balance" - Different tables host different activities - some will…See More
maria! wanted to keep chatting about habitat - creating links with the south, re: sharing 'community relations' wisdom! also, i've done some work with with an andes migrant community in peru i'd love to chat with you about. email me when you can? email@example.com ... great to have met you! peace, colleen