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World Localization Day – June 21 2020

Take a look at this event that starts on June 21st, this is a program of inspirational talks to imagine how the world can be if we shift it from Global to Local. Here is the invitation:  After COVID-19, we can return to stressful disconnected lives and climate catastrophe or we can slow down, scale

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Documentary “KANTHARI – CHANGE from WITHIN”

https://vimeo.com/132126129PRESS RELEASE Documentary “KANTHARI – CHANGE from WITHIN” now online. The documentary “KANTHARI – Change from Within” about Nobel peace prize nominee Sabriye Tenberken and Co-founder of kanthari institute Paul Kronenberg has been released online and is free to watch. In 2016 the film, directed by Marijn Poels and produced by Tomek Kozakiewicz, was screened

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In the morning, you won’t find me here

A MEDITATION IN BLACKNESS  Poem by Bayo Akomolafe I am a black man.I was planted in deep, loamy, black soil by my black father.Cradled, cultured and coaxed out like a tuber of yam by my black mother.Though I came from one womb, I am birthed by many mothers – some of skin like bark and timber,

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Learning with COVID , S.Federici, G. Esteva , M. Fasheh

A conversation with Silvia Federici, Gustavo Esteva and Munir Fasheh curated by Alessandra Pomarico and Udi Mandel Butler. May 31st at 12,00 pm (midday) EST time.  2 hours and some minutes   Dear Ecoversities friends (Versión en español abajo)  We hope you are well and safe, and that the many threads of conversations are supporting you in

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The University of Full Catastrophe Learning

As the impact of the Covid-19 crisis spreads from the biological, to the social and the economic, many universities are confronting the realities of living in a world characterized by complexity. What are the implications for universities? How do we need to change our approach to education? 1.My early academic life was a slow moving

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