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At the Institute for Ecological Civilization we are working internationally to support systemic approaches to long-term sustainability by developing collaborations among government, business, and religious leaders and among scholars, activists, and policy makers. This podcast provides a glimpse into the kinds of projects and conversations that we regularly take part in. If you enjoy this podcast, you can help support the work that we are doing at EcoCiv by making a donation at ecociv.org. Music: “lax” by Fascinating Earthbound Objects. Artist: http://noisyvagabond.com. License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/legalcode

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At the Institute for Ecological Civilization we are working internationally to support systemic approaches to long-term sustainability by developing collaborations among government, business, and religious leaders and among scholars, activists, and policy makers. This podcast provides a glimpse into the kinds of projects and conversations that we regularly take part in. If you enjoy this podcast, you can help support the work that we are doing at EcoCiv by making a donation at ecociv.org. Music: “lax” by Fascinating Earthbound Objects. Artist: http://noisyvagabond.com. License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/legalcode

    Natalie Foster: Reframing Labor for an Ecological Civilization

    Natalie Foster: Reframing Labor for an Ecological Civilization

    Andrew Schwartz talks with Natalie Foster. Natalie is the co-chair and co-founder of the Economic Security Project, a network to support exploration and experimentation of a guaranteed income and reigning in the unprecedented concentration of corporate power. She is also a senior fellow at the Aspen Institute’s Future of Work Initiative, which advocates a comprehensive…

    • 34 min
    Richard Dunne: Education, Food, & Farming for an Ecological Civilization

    Richard Dunne: Education, Food, & Farming for an Ecological Civilization

    Andrew Schwartz speaks with Richard Dunne. Richard is Director of Education for The Harmony Project at the Sustainable Food Trust in the UK. The Sustainable Food Trust’s work on Harmony in food and farming seeks to demonstrate how and why we must put principles of Harmony into practice to accelerate the transition to sustainable food…

    • 54 min
    Bridget Mugambe: Agroecology for Ecological Civilization

    Bridget Mugambe: Agroecology for Ecological Civilization

    Andrew Schwartz talks with Bridget Mugambe. Bridget is a social scientist with over 15 years of work experience with NGOs in management, strategic planning, budgeting, fundraising, and gender mainstreaming. She’s an expert in policy analysis, advocacy, capacity building, and the generation and dissemination of information on food sovereignty. She serves as the Program Coordinator for AFSA (Alliance…

    • 51 min
    Vandana Shiva: Changing Global Food Systems

    Vandana Shiva: Changing Global Food Systems

    Andrew Schwartz talks with Vandana Shiva about why the world’s farmers are going hungry. Vandana is an internationally renowned author, scientist, and activist whom Forbes Magazine identified as one of the 7 most powerful women on the globe. In this deep dive discussion on the complex web of political, economic, educational, scientific, agricultural, and social issues,…

    • 33 min
    Salva Dut: Water for South Sudan

    Salva Dut: Water for South Sudan

    Ellie Leaning speaks with Salva Dut, who is the founder and chief strategy director for Water for South Sudan. Salva was born in a rural village in southwestern Sudan to the Dinka tribe. At 11 years old, the Sudanese Civil War reached his village and separated Salva from his family. He joined thousands of boys,…

    • 34 min
    lauren Ornelas: Food Empowerment Project

    lauren Ornelas: Food Empowerment Project

    Ebony Bailey speaks with lauren Ornelas. lauren is the Founder and President of Food Empowerment Project (F.E.P.), a vegan food justice nonprofit that promotes veganism, fights for workers, and works on lack of access to healthy foods in Black and Brown communities and low-income areas. She has been an animal activist for three decades, during…

    • 44 min

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