6 Impact Investing Lessons from the 2015 KIWA Summit
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6 Impact Investing Lessons from the 2015 KIWA Summit

Reposted from Moving Worlds – By Derk Norde Last week, the first KIWA Investment Summit took place in Quito, Ecuador, bringing together almost 200 professionals from all over the world for 3 days of  insights, networking and investor matchmaking. Thanks to Martin Acosta, CEO of KIWA and the amazing organizing team, representatives of the following 3 sectors […]

Heading to the Heart of the Peruvian Amazon: Iquitos by Boat
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Heading to the Heart of the Peruvian Amazon: Iquitos by Boat

To travel by boat through the Amazon is to travel into an isolated world. It requires ultimate surrender, and constant vigilance. Surrender, because nothing is certain in this riverine world of floating houses, mestizo magic, and pink dolphins. Departure time is irrelevant, if the boat even leaves at all. Vigilance, because everyone, and everything, will […]

How divest harvard has already won
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How divest harvard has already won

By: Chloe Maxmin, leader of the Divest Harvard movement April 10th, 2015, I am writing this post from a blockade in Harvard Yard, sitting in front of the main door to Massachusetts Hall (Mass Hall) where President Drew Faust and Harvard administrators have their offices. I began blockading at 6:45 a.m. this morning along with over […]

Off the Grid in a Tiny House with Rob Greenfield
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Off the Grid in a Tiny House with Rob Greenfield

Reposted from Rob Greenfield TV By: Rob Greenfield It’s been 4 months since I moved into my tiny house and life is splendid!  It has come along a bit slower then planned because of travels and other projects but today I felt it was finally time to share my life, off the grid, in the […]

Appropriate Transportation:  What it Means to Move
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Appropriate Transportation: What it Means to Move

Last year I began a new life in the rolling hills of rural Missouri. Since my arrival here I’ve given up driving in personal vehicles, planes, and buses. I don’t drive a car, or ride in one. I know this may sound extreme, but it feels like the appropriate thing for me to do given […]

‘The Fountain Of Power’ At Kinnection Campout: An open letter on how intentional gatherings are helping US survive climate change
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‘The Fountain Of Power’ At Kinnection Campout: An open letter on how intentional gatherings are helping US survive climate change

Reblogged from Lost in Sound By: Zac Fabian  ‘Kinnection Campout – the Fountain of Power’ An Open Letter on How Intentional Gatherings Are Helping Us Survive Climate Change Kinnection Campout & the Tribal Council family has radically changed my life. It’s unfortunate transformation has become clung to a trendy ideology of self idolism and commercial […]

Co-Inspiration: Ignite Experience empowers international entrepreneurs and rural community in Elqui Valley
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Co-Inspiration: Ignite Experience empowers international entrepreneurs and rural community in Elqui Valley

Valle Del Elqui, Chile’s mellow toned, mystical and tranquil gem received 13 international entrepreneurs from Startup Chile. The Ignite Experience was a weekend of exchanging knowledge, inspiring and being inspired by the community and the children of Tierra y Valle. Tierra y Valle is a cultural and sustainability education center  connecting children to nature and […]

Co-Inspiración: La Experiencia Ignite empodero a emprendedores internacionales y a la comunidad rural en el Valle de Elqui
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Co-Inspiración: La Experiencia Ignite empodero a emprendedores internacionales y a la comunidad rural en el Valle de Elqui

El Valle de Elqui, Chile, una mística y tranquila joya de suave tono, recibió 13 emprendedores internacionales del programa StartUp Chile. La Experiencia Ignite fue un fin de semana de intercambio de conocimientos, inspirar y ser inspirados por la comunidad y los niños de Tierra y Valle. Tierra y Valle es un centro educacional para el desarrollo sustentable conectando niños con […]

Casting the Circle: Reflections on A Life Lived Through Permaculture Principles
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Casting the Circle: Reflections on A Life Lived Through Permaculture Principles

Almost seventy people stand in a circle in the fresh morning sunshine of Beltane at OUR Ecovillage on Vancouver Island. We are all here because we have followed our hearts and share the common desire to learn and grow our understanding of Permaculture as Earth Activists. There is an excitement in the air as I […]