zFoodIn July, four very experienced cooks gave a seminar at Global Co-operation House, London, on how to eat in a healthy way for body and soul.  They described and demonstrated favourite recipies which were much appreciated at the end of the seminar.  Their talks included the preparation of food and mind before cooking.

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Bro. Golo s. Sonja and ecologists SMALLGolo and Sonja visited St Petersburg and gave a number of talks and had meetings with several VIPs of Russian society.  It was a warm meeting of minds.

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A Waste Management and Recycling workshop was held recently for the residents of Shantivan complex. Shantivan can accommodate 25,000 people and is located near Abu Road, Rajasthan, India.

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Foodlink2018A small dedicated team are working vigorously to reduce the food waste in Hong Kong and to ensure people in need get 3 good meals each day.  Today they are dealing with nearly 3 tons of food per week with just 8 volunteers and 3 staff.  It is an extraordinary organisation.

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An inspiring TEDx video of the work of Foodlink (click here)

A descriptive video of the work of Foodlink (click here)

 

ACEYouth2018The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change was adopted at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, June 1992. In Article 6, the convention calls on governments to educate, empower and engage all stakeholders and major groups on policies relating to climate change.  The elements of Article 6 – education, training, public access to information, public awareness, public participation and international cooperation on climate action – are referred to as Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE).

The ACE Youth Forum, the first youth forum for climate empowerment, was held on 29th April 2018 at the World Conference Hall, Bonn.  Brahma Kumaris attended this event.

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GREEN THOUGHT FOR TODAY

Time and space - time to be alone, space to move about - these may well become the great scarcities of tomorrow.