WHO: 100 top-name environmental and social justice leaders and authors -- including Bill McKibben, Van Jones, Jane Goodall, Frances Moore Lappe, Denis Hayes, Randy Hayes, Julia Butterfly Hill, Vandana Shiva, Thom Hartmann and many more. Produced by The Shift Network and the Sustainable World Coalition
WHAT: The largest sustainability education and engagement initiative ever, featuring top environmentalists, visionaries, scientists, and indigenous leaders, in three months of mostly free content, available five days a week, around today’s greatest challenges -- and opportunities.
WHEN: March 26th – June 22nd
WHERE: Globally by phone, webcast and recorded session, with live events in communities across the world
WHY: To inform about and solve some of today’s biggest issues by engaging people everywhere in creating change.
Daily Core Themes: Half-hour interactive teleconferences with world-class visionaries. Featuring five tracks (one track per weekday), from 12 noon-12:30 Pacific.
Mondays: Green Business
Tuesdays: Green Lifestyles
Wednesdays: Activism for a Just & Sustainable World
Thursdays: Global Stewardship
Fridays: Sustainable World Pioneers
One-Day Teleconference Summits: All-day interactive summits, featuring presentations, panels and keynotes.
April 28: Thriving Communities
May 26: Indigenous Wisdom & Modern Science
June 11: International Youth Jam
Live Anchor Events: One-day events
April 21: Earth Day Eve Cultural Event
May 12: Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream Symposia in cities across the planet
Local, Self Organizing Events: One-day synchronized events in multiple locations as well as month-long engagements, including:
April 14: Local foods potluck and video home party
Month of May: Transition Challenge – greening the home and lifestyle
Month of June: Join an Engagement Circle
Multi-Media Tele-Course: Highly interactive certificate course in global sustainability: “Co-Creating a Thriving World”
Contact InformationCompany: Sustainable World Coalition
Name: Steve Motenko
Website: Spring of Sustainability