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Agency: Sunbridge International Collective partners with Nairobi Schools for Safe Water

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Bart Eddy of Sunbridge International Collaborative [US] writes about the water purification system they developed to help solve lead contamination in Michigan’s potable water. His team will share the same technology to the Kangemi and…

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Steadfast in the Changes : SIF Ethical Individualism 2019 in Review

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Last October 18-20, 2019, youth volunteers from Freunde’s Freiwilligendienste program gathered at the Goetheanum for SIF Ethical Individualism 2019. Now in its 2nd year, the 3-day Forum was one of the Engagementkollegs or after-service seminars offered…

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Creating Spaces for Individual Unfolding: SIF Egypt 2019 in Review

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“How can human development change our perspective of the world & what we do with it that can help shape a healthy, livable future?” – SEKEM CEO Helmy Abouleish, SIF Egypt 2019. Attended by 250…

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From Empathy to a Just & Fraternal Society: WSIF Japan 2018 in Review

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Forum organizer & SIF Board Member Daisuke Onuki gives us an overview of WSIF Japan 2018: Knowing Self through Others  & its central theme “Empathy”, presenting the encounters, questions & new initiatives arising out of…

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TRANS4M contributes an Integral Perspective in SIF Egypt 2019

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An international network of educators, curative educators, social workers, researchers & individuals interested in holistic education & sustainability gathered for SIF Egypt 2019  last December 12-15, 2019. Organized by the Social Initiative Forum & SEKEM , the network met at Heliopolis University in…

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Autonomy to Act: EngagementKollegs

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Text: Nicole Asis [PH] | Photos: Freunde der Erziehungskunst Rudolf Steiners e.V [DE] & Nicole Asis [PH] Georg Wiedemer shares how the Ehemaligenarbeit-Freunde [DE] accompanies the young volunteers to process consciously & creatively the changes…

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Elderberries 3fold Café: Art, Otherness & Activism in a Shared Brew

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Text: Frank Agrama & Dottie Zold [US] | Photos: Elderberries 3fold Café [US] | Edited: Nicole Asis [PH] Elderberries 3fold Café is a social justice café built & enlivened by community activists at the heart…

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Finding Home after the Flight

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Text: Nicole Asis [PH] | Photos: Initiativforum für Geflüchtete [CH] & Milena Kowarik [CH] Milena Kowarik talks about her work at the Initiativforum für Gefluchtete [CH] & how this space of human encounters helps the refugees…

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Monte Azul Mini-Forum on Empathy

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Text: Nicole Asis [PH] | Based on Mini-Forum Report: Vanusa Coutinho [BR] | Photos: Monte Azul [BR] Monte Azul organized a Mini-Forum on Empathy “From Reflection to Action: How to Contribute to a Fairer Global…

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Economy of Love: The SEKEM Way

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Text: Nicole Asis [PH] | Interview: Juan Bottero [AG] | Photos: SEKEM [EG] Last January 2018, SIF Coordinator Juan Bottero interviewed SEKEM Chief Relations Officer Thomas Abouleish on how SEKEM changed the cultural landscape of…

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