Sister Jayanti of the Brahma Kumaris participated in the panel discussion held 25 september 2017 at the Palais des Nations, Geneva.  The panel also included Ms. Athena Peralta of the World Council of Churches, Mr Bejamin Schalter of the Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights and Mr Budi Tjahjono of Franciscans International.

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SacredActivism2017On September 17th 2017 our local Raja Yoga meditation group took part in a big protest
organized by the BUND (organisation for the protection oft the environment) for
sustainable and renewable energies and against the rebooting of one of the oldest and
unsafe nuclear Powerstations in Europe, Fessenheim, very close to the german border in
France.

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Agadir2107The Climate Chance 2017 summit in Agadir took place from the Monday 11th to the Wednesday 13th of September.  There were more than 5,000 participants, with 80 nationalities represented and a program of about 120 sessions.  The summit was a major event for non-state actors involved in the fight against climate change.

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Golo 2017At the end of July, Golo Pliz did a grand tour of the Philippines sharing his knowledge and understanding of climate change and renewable energy. This included talks on 

  • Climate Change and Consciousness, 
  • The Urgency of Climate Change and Stepping Up Our Resilience, 
  • Creating A Climate of Change, 
  • climate change and meditation, 
  • Power of Positivity and Weathering Criticisms, Climate Change Adaptation and the Ethics of Climate Change.  

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MombasaThe Catholic Youth Network for Environmental Sustainability in Africa (CYNESA) conducted a training on waste management and disposal, at Reef Hotel in Mombasa from 1st to 2nd July 2017. The Brahma Kumaris actively supported this meeeting with representatives from South Africa and Mombasa. This meeting was funded by The Global Green Grants Fund.

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If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is Nature's way. Aristotle, Nichomachean Ethics