Muhammad Yunus Banks on America
Documentary Feature + Social Action Campaign
Today is World Environment Day and the United Nations is urging the world's people to "consume with care" to protect earth's resources. "Let us think about the environmental consequences of the choices we make," says Ban Ki-moon, the UN's secretary-general: http://bit.ly/1GdDJoh
GOOD PITCH NEW YORK 2015: CALL OPEN TO APRIL 27!
A unique annual professional mentorship program helping documentary filmmakers develop impact and distribution strategies, as well as find new funders and connect with new allies from across civil society. DEADLINE: April 27th, 4pm UK Time https://goodpitch.org/events/gpny2015
What a great location for a social business workshop! Yesterday we were at Oslo city hall to work on the Social Business City concept, the place where Grameen Bank and Prof. Muhammad Yunus jointly received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006 #ESBF2015
Ending violence against women needs multi-faceted, comprehensive approach. UN Women is supporting a livelihood project in a refugee camp in Dadaab, which is hel...ping Somali women refugees in Kenya make a living and prevent sexual and gender-based violence. “The lack of livelihood opportunities is a contributing factor to sexual and gender-based violence at the camp,” says Idil Absiye, Peace and Security Specialist with UN Women Kenya. She says providing women with the opportunity to earn a living is an important step that will help them fend for themselves in the camp and when they go back home. Learn more: http://ow.ly/JBEUW #Beijing20 #CSW59