According to a UNDEP report, China will be covering nearly a quarter of the country with forests by 2020. This is part of its Eco-civilization strategy aiming at “making the skies bluer, mountains greener, water cleaner, and the ecological environment better.
A new study from Northeastern University and nonprofit research organization The Organic Center (TOC), though, has reached the conclusion that soils from organic farms have 26 percent more potential for long-term carbon storage than soils from conventional farms, alongContinue reading
What has coal meant for towns close to deposits? How are residents doing today – should the reserves be exploited more or should we look to alternatives? These are some of the questions explored atContinue reading
Published by Devex.com this opinion article by Yvonne Harz-Pitre points out how investments in agriculture — the dominant occupation for the world’s poorest people — can help us make great strides on many of the SustainableContinue reading
In 1993 Sean took the life of another human being. He spent 21 years in prison for murder. Whilst in prison, he started to look for answers. How could he have allowed himself to get to the point where he believed it was okay to commit this crime? He began with God. When he was introduced to the Peace Education Program he realized he was looking for peace in all the wrong areas. He was looking everywhere but inside of himself. Prem Rawat’s teachings told him that real peace was inside. After he was released from prison, the lessons of peace in the program were so powerful that he started to work as a facilitator of the Peace Education Program.
Im Juli veranstaltete der Caux Palace in der Schweiz das Invest in Peace Forum. Die Initiative, eine Kooperation zwischen der schwedischen Stiftung für nachhaltige Wirtschaft und Initiatives of Change, Schweden, hat in ihrer ersten KonferenzContinue reading