Hong Kong is becoming a more peaceful place than it was two years ago. A growing circle of school kids, teachers and local residents are learning the skills of peacemaking, inspired by the work [...]
A new activity for children in London has met with huge enthusiasm from both local youth and businesses. The Kids' Cookery School, based in Acton, West London, runs holiday and after school clubs [...]
The Rainbow Peace Caravan hit the road in Mexico eight years ago. Since then, more than 500 members have formed part of the Caravan for varying periods of time and the Caravan has driven through [...]
For most of the year Simon Roberts runs his car on sunshine!
Earlier this year, Canal Solidario and OneWorld Spain, both pioneering organizations in the use of the Internet decided to join forces and create Canal Solidario OneWorld. Canal Solidario is a [...]
Roy Tam Hoi-pong remembers never having the air-conditioner on during his school days.
People in Ithaca, New York, began gathering left-over produce from the Ithaca Farmer's Market and delivering it to the food pantry at the Baptized Church of Jesus Christ, in the North-side [...]
The Madrid company Modethic, or ethical fashion, was set up by two friends, Cecilia Nam and Alejandra de Marcos, who met at university while studying design and advertising. After gaining [...]
Camarones is a small town of 1,000 inhabitants in Argentinaπs Patagonian Chubut province. It used to depend almost entirely on a small state subsidy. As there were few jobs after the demise of [...]
A recently published report, Values Education: developing positive attitudes, concluded that Values Education has the great potential to provide a structure and framework to help staff and [...]
The seeds of Sathya Sai values have been planted in Egypt and are already being sown in partnership with charity, Children of the Future Foundation. The Foundation, whose work includes renovating [...]
If you hail a taxi in London you might be in for an unexpectedly quiet ride ñ that is if you are lucky enough to get the first new Diesel Electric Hybrid.
Ithaca, New York, known for printing its own money, boasts its own co-op health plan, costing members just $100 per year (local cash accepted).
The Hong Kong University Department of Architecture recently built 835 solar panels on a school in Park Island in Hong Kong. In May 2004, the Kei Wai Primary School and its gleaming new [...]
The Alliance for a New Humanity, which holds its second Forum in Puerto Rica in December. Mahatma Gandhiπs grandson Arun, and Robert Redford are among those invited to speak. Former Vice [...]
Bianca Jagger has been awarded the 2004 Right Livelihood Award of £150,000 which she shares with Argentinian scientist Ra˙l Montenegro and a Russian organisation, Memorial. This years awards [...]
At a conference, hosted by the Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University at their Global Retreat Centre, near Oxford, Personal Values in Youth Work Development were under discussion. The [...]
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have kick-started their website www.peta2.co.uk which acts as a tool for young people aged from 13 to 24. With such a high number of young [...]
Teenagers benefited from a summer yoga course, enjoying the effective alternative for relieving stress and anxiety from the hectic exam period. Stress is an increasingly important issue. In June [...]
When humans truly discover the power of love, it will prove more important than the harnessing of fire." Teilhard de Chardin Boudewijn Wegerif was a remarkable man. He first came to the notice of [...]