Introduction

The Awakening Project – connecting faith & social justice           …… ‘Listening to Prophetic Voices that Inspire Us’ The ‘Awakening Project’ is an inter-faith project. Our Vision is to find ways for people of different faiths and backgrounds to ‘pull together’ for a more just society. Building on the experience of our student projects last summer, we are offering opportunities for … Continue reading Introduction

Local, living economies for a Just Transition

In 2021 some of the most powerful voices in our economy — oil executives, corporate bankers, and politicians across the divide — are calling for decisive action against climate change. Is this the end of climate change denial?  As we navigate this changing landscape, the Climate Justice Alliance warns us to be wary of “false solutions” to the crisis. These are approaches that “extract and further concentrate … Continue reading Local, living economies for a Just Transition

Bearing gifts: the camels bringing books to Pakistan’s poorest children

The Brampton Guardian 26 Feb 2021 The mobile library services are an education lifeline for students in Balochistan, where schools have closed during the pandemic. Sharatoon had wanted to continue her studies, but she had to leave school and her beloved books when she got married aged 15. Now 27, Sharatoon is happy reading again, as every Friday a camel visits her small town, his … Continue reading Bearing gifts: the camels bringing books to Pakistan’s poorest children

Announcing new Youth Network – World BEYOND War

Announcing The World BEYOND War Youth Network (WBWYN) – it is run by youth for youth. Young people (aged 15-27) involved or interested in peacebuilding, sustainable development, and related fields can join at no cost. The network will work on: Equipping young peacebuilders: The network creates space for young people and other change makers to build their capacity around war abolition and peacebuilding work, through … Continue reading Announcing new Youth Network – World BEYOND War