Japan One Year Later: A People’s Response After March 11th

Japan One Year Later: A People’s Response After March 11th a firsthand report from Rikuzentakata with special guest speaker Mr. Kiyoshi Murakami Kiyoshi Murakami is a former UNHCR officer and seasoned multinational human resources executive. He comes from the small coastal city of Rikuzentakata, which was described as being “wiped off the map” by the … Continue reading Japan One Year Later: A People’s Response After March 11th

Religious NGOs Prepare for Rio+20

The Committee of Religious NGOs held a briefing in preparation for Rio+20 on Tuesday, March 13, 2012. Guest panelists were: Dr. Anne Braudis, Maryknoll Sisters – Co-Chair, NGO Committee on Sustainable Development Jeffery Huffines, CIVICUS – Organizing Partner for Major Groups, Rio+20 Sr. Joan Kirby, Temple of Understanding – “Transition to a New Consciousness” Grove … Continue reading Religious NGOs Prepare for Rio+20