WE Partner List
GLOBAL SECURITY AND PEACE
Archbishop Desmond Tutu - www.tutu.org
Nobel Peace Laureate; Chair of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission 1995.
Jonathan Granoff - http://www.gsinstitute.org
President, Global Security Institute; UN Rep and VP of Lawyers Alliance for World Security, VP of NGO Cmte on Disarmament; Board member, Lawyers Cmte on Nuclear Policy, the Middle Powers Initiative; Co-Chair, American Bar Association Cmte on Arms Control; attorney; author
Coordinator for the Georgetown University community-based learning program and the program on Justice and Peace.
Operation Peace Through Unity - www.peacethroughunity.info
A non-governmental organization that promotes working relationships between people and their governments in a joint commitment to create cultural peace.
Universal Peace Federation
A global network of individuals and organizations dedicated to renewal of the United Nations; partnerships among governments, religions, and civil society fostering development grounded in universal values; a culture of peace through education, sports, arts, media, and service; a framework for interreligious cooperation; conflict prevention and resolution.
Walk for Peace
Non-denominational organization founded by Father John Nelson, of the Church of the Holy Transfiguration of Christ-on-the-Mount, that promotes constructive dialogue and non-violent action around the world in the profound hope that we may achieve world-wide peace in our time, and for future generations.
International, non-governmental, multicultural peace association run by volunteers in over 100 countries. Founded in 1949 by Bob Luitweiler as a peace movement, Servas International is a non-profit organization working to build understanding, tolerance and world peace.
The foundation accomplishes its non-profit purpose through the presentation of special cultural and education events, creative arts, media campaigns, and the use of interactive communications technologies. Unity Foundation's programs are designed to create greater understanding, respect and appreciation for all races, cultures, lifestyles, and generations within the Human Family.
US Federation for Middle East Peace
The U.S. Federation for Middle East Peace (USFMEP) is a non-profit, organization which promotes the United Nations commitment to international peace and justice through educational programs, public relations and community outreach efforts. USFMEP works to provide Americans and Europeans with information about the Middle East - its history, religions, cultures and current issues. The goal is to promote understanding of the Middle Eastern culture through seminars, workshops, roundtables, and public forums. We have established networks and liaison offices in other regions of the world to help raise awareness on issues concerning peace in the Middle East; utilizing the latest methods in information technology.
PRESERVING THE BIOSPHERE
Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE - www.janegoodall.org
U.N. Messenger of Peace; Founder, Jane Goodall Institute for Wildlife Research and Roots 'N Shoots Youth Programs now in 120 countries
350.org - www.350.org
350.org is an international campaign that's building a movement to unite the world around solutions to the climate crisis--the solutions that science and justice demand. Scientists say that 350 parts per million CO2 in the atmosphere is the safe limit for humanity. We're currently at 392. This October (10/10/10) we're organizing a "global work party" all over the world. People will put up solar panels, dig community gardens--and send a strong message to our leaders: "If we can get to wwork on solutions to the climate crisis, so can you."
Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Youth Program - www.rootsandshoots.org
Root & Shoot offers a wealth of resources and networking opportunities for young people. It is based on Jane Goodall's belief that young people, when informed and empowered, can change the world.
Alec Loorz - www.kids-vs-global-warming.com/About_Us.html
Alec, 15 years old, founded Kids vs Global Warming when he was 12 years old after watching Al Gore’s movie, “an inconvenient truth.” Alec created a presentation made specifically for youth, full of videos, animation, easy-to-understand science, and compelling motivation for kids K-college ages. He gave over 30 global warming presentations before being invited by Al Gore to be formally trained with the Climate Project in October of 2008 and is the youngest trained presenter with The Climate Project. One of Alex’s programs is called SLAP, Sea Level Awareness Project.
Citizen Network for Sustainable Development (CitNet) - www.CitNet.org
An independent, non-profit voluntary network bringing together US based organizations, communities, and individuals working on sustainability issues across the US.
Earthday Network (EDN) - www.earthday.net
Founded on the premise that all people have a moral right to a healthy, sustainable environment, EDN promotes environmental citizenship and year round progressive action worldwide.
Earth Society Foundation - www.earthsocietyfoundation.org
Established by John McConnell and Margaret Mead to foster worldwide participation in the peaceful care of Earth, and to promote the annual celebration of Earth Day on the Equinox (March 20-21).
Four Years. Go - www.fouryearsgo.com
Global campaign and initiative of Pachamama Alliance directed by Mark Dubois - activist and coordinator of International Earth Day in 1990 and 2000. Dubois co-founded International Rivers Network in 1984 and helped found Friends of the River (1973), both of which are leading proponents today of river preservation and restoration.
Kids vs. Global Warming - www.kids-vs-global-warming.com/Home.html
Kids vs. Global Warming is a nonprofit organization founded and led by Alec Loorz, who is now 15 years old. A group of kids that educate other kids about the science of global warming and empower them to take action.
NYC Friends of Clearwater - www.nycfriendsofclearwater.org
NYCFC uses a positive approach to environmental action. It is not enough to point out the problems; we must find solutions. We meet with public and private agencies. We run letter writing and petitioning drives. We educate members and the community about protecting and preserving the Hudson River, NY Harbor, related waterways, stopping hydrofracking, closing Indian Point nuclear plant, protecting clean drinking water, and preserving life in and around these waters and shores. We seek to do this with a good dose of celebration and song.
Global Earth Trustee Network
UNIAPRAVI OVERSEAS Group
Assistance and support to articulate efforts to improve the HABITAT
HEALTH OF SOCIETY (ECONOMICS, GOVERNANCE, EDUCATION)
Hazel Henderson - www.hazelhenderson.com, www.calvert-henderson.com
Author, Independent Futurist, Worldwide syndicated columnist, Advocate for and consultant on equitable ecologically sustainable human development and socially responsible business and investment. Founder of Ethical Markets Media, LLC and the creator and co-executive Producer of its TV series.
Riane Eisler - www.rianeeisler.com
A social scientist, attorney, and author whose work on cultural transformation has inspired both scholars and social activists.
Center For Partnership Studies - www.partnershipway.org
Founded by Riane Eisler and David Loye. CFPS work to advance human development by accelerating movement to partnership system of relations.
Communications Coordination Committee for the United Nations - www.cccun.net
The mission of The Communications Coordination Committee for the United Nations [CCCUN] is to facilitate the interchange of information among civil society organizations, the United Nations, and the public in order to promote more profound understanding of world problems, their effective solutions, and rapid implementation.
WATUN is a global alliance established to urge and promote a Review of UN Charter to create a much more effective system of global governance; and a binding and enforceable global rule of law, able to deal adequately with global issues.
Principled Societies Project (Building Strong, Resilient, Green, and Fair Local Economies) - www.principledsocietiesproject.org
The Principled Societies Project is a science-based effort to design and test new local monetary, finance, and corporate systems that improve well-being and speed the transition to a sustainable society.
World Parliament - www.World-Parliament.org
WPE is an internet platform for political discussion.
Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service - www.socialjustice.georgetown.edu
Promotes and integrates community-based research, teaching and services.
The New York Center for Nonviolent Communication - www.nycnvc.org
Training and support for community service and conflict resolution.
Martina Reichling - www.dresdner-bank.lu
Vice President Dresdner Bank Luxembourg S.A. Societe Anonyme
Homeplanet Alliance is a not for profit marketing organization that verifies the use of its Brand - corporations intending to follow the guidance principles of the ISO 26000 Standard are permitted to use the Brand
Focuses on the betterment of citizenry and communities via a give-back model of conducting business in the world: ‚ÄúMaximizing Charitable Contributions on and off the Internet.‚Äù‚Ñ¢ Support is offered for charitable causes worldwide. ABC4AllWorldSolutions!‚Ñ¢ provide opportunities to reach unimagined ‚ÄúHealth Heights‚Ñ¢.‚Äù A healthier water and application of advanced energy technologies bring the potential for humanitarian relief wherever it is needed throughout the world in emergent/non-emergent situations.
Educate!, founded in 2002, unlocks the potential of African youth to solve their communities' greatest problems of poverty, disease and environmental degradation. Our model is exponential empowerment - investing long-term in a few so they can positively impact many others. Educate! provides a proven mix of a leadership course, long term mentoring, practical experience solving a community problem, and an alumni network for high school aged youth. Today, Educate! works with 830 youth across Uganda, and developing a model of education that can be applied across Africa.
Ebenezer Charities Inc. http://www.fayemi.com/html/ebenezer_foundation.html
A nonprofit committed to assist in decreasing the suffering of people living with HIV/AIDS and to support their families and organizations devoted to the services of orphaned children and their caretakers.
FULFILLMENT OF BASIC HUMAN NEEDS (ENDING POVERTY, ENSURING JUSTICE & EQUALLITY)
21st Century Africa Foundation
Thomas J. Kent Jr. is the Founder of 21st Century Africa Foundation which is bringing life-saving water systems and other infrastructure to communities in Namibia and other African countries.
Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely - www.queenmotherfesman.com
Community Mayor of Harlem and Ambassador of Goodwill to Africa; Founder, New Future Foundation.
A network of human rights activists working for human rights and promoting policies that protect human rights, interfaith harmony, peace and democracy. Giyan Foundation provides a space to its members and associates to promote the rights of human of all different religions and racial groups having firm belief that all humans are created on equal human values and respectable. Why are we afraid of one another while we share many common values and anticipate for a better world?
Supports self-help initiatives in developing countries, especially to fulfil the basic needs of children - focusing on Early Childhood Education through Montessori preschools.
Women Beyond Survival - http://www.womenbeyondsurvival.org
Women Beyond Survival deals with the plight of women and children affected by war, conflict and natural disasters.
VALUES, ETHICS AND SPIRIT
Deepak Chopra - www.chopra.com
President of the Alliance for a New Humanity; Bestselling author.
Michael Lerner - www.tikkun.org - www.spritualprogressives.org - www.meaning.org
Editor, Tikkun Magazine; Co-Founder, The Network of Spiritual Progressives; Co-Founder, The Foundation for Ethics and Meaning
United Religions Initiative - www.uri.org
The purpose of the United Religions Initiative is to promote enduring, daily interfaith cooperation, to end religiously motivated violence and to create cultures of peace, justice and healing for the Earth and all living beings.
Nancy Roof, PhD., - www.kosmosjournal.org
is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the integral global journal Kosmos, nominated for its excellence and spiritual coverage by the prestigious Utne Independent Press Awards Dr. Roof is Founding President of Kosmos Associates Inc. She has been in consultative status with ECOSOC at the United Nations since 1988 where she has lobbied for global values, lifelong learning and spirituality in major United Nations Conferences that set global standards.
The Source of Synergy Foundation - http://sourceofsynergyfoundation.org
Our intention is to support the release of synergistic energy that will exponentially expand and create a global ripple effect in planetary consciousness. We all recognize that when individuals, organizations, communities and nations unite in a shared sense of responsibility for the common good their collective efforts have a far greater effect on the whole.
Coalition For One Voice - www.coalitionforonevoice.org
A community of individuals and organizations who are dedicated to spiritual, social and environmental transformation for the betterment of all beings by fostering a universal perspective, deep dialogue and a conscious community.
Sonja Nuttal - www.urbanzenfoundation.org
Creative Director, Urban Zen Foundation.
St. Mary's Episcopal Church New York - www.stmarysharlem.org
The New Seminary - www.newseminary.org
A 501c non-profit organization committed to spiritual education, ordination and the development of Interfaith attainment.
World Peace Prayer Society - www.worldpeace.org
Is a nonprofit, non-sectarian organization dedicated to spreading the message and prayer "May Peace Prevail on Earth".
Coaching With Sound
Blog written by a spiritual life coach
Provides employees with clinically-proven, practical techniques and information for learning how to manage both work-related and home stress.
Spirit Freedom Stress Management Solutions
Fourth Universalist Society
Unitarian Universalist congregation, a liberal religious presence in New York City since 1838, welcoming people of all cultural, religious, racial and ethnic backgrounds.
Circle of Life Mastery
Circle of Life-Mastery is primarily about communication. In this high tech, busy world we live in we spend very little time face-to-face speaking to each other about meaningful issues in our lives. The purpose of the Circle of Life-Mastery is to gently break down the walls that block real communication and empower the individuals to improve their experience of life. As we experience ourselves as facilitators in our lives, we will be more able to be responsible members of society.
InterSpiritual Multiplex of InterSpiritual Dialogue in Action (ISDnA)
The InterSpiritual Multiplex: A Guide and Directory to InterSpirituality Worldwide provides free audios, videos and texts on the all the spiritual paths of the world. It is sponsored by InterSpiritual Dialogue in Action (ISDnA), the worldwide Bro. Wayne Teasdale network.
Forum 21‚Äôs vision is to a create a new paradigm based on universal principles, a vision that can inspire and guide people to use science, technology and other aspects of human knowledge in a responsible and sustainable way while at the same respecting all humanity and its diverse cultures.
Sukyo Mahikari Centers for Spiritual Development - www.sukyomahikari.org
Sukyo Mahikari Centers for Spiritual Development is a nonprofit spiritual and community service organization with world headquarters in Takayama, Japan, and regional headquarters in Australia-Oceania, Asia, Europe, Africa, Latin America, and North America. Sukyo Mahikari Centers for Spiritual Development teach the transmission of light energy that purifies the spiritual aspect of people and all things. Sukyo Mahikari's membership of close to 1 million represents diverse fields, including the sciences, medicine, education, and the arts and humanities. Throughout North America, Sukyo Mahikari practitioners are active in community cleanup activities and in greening their communities. Sukyo Mahikari Centers for Spiritual Development was invited to participate in the 2009 High-Level Consultation on Climate Change sponsored by the Global Campaign for Climate Action and the World Conference of Religions for Peace, the world's largest and most representative multi-religious coalition.
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Until There's A Cure Foundation
Since 1993 Until There's A Cure Foundation has been raising awareness and funds to help eradicate HIV/AIDS. The sole source of our funding comes from the sale of The Bracelet and to date have raised more than $9 million. All of the proceeds from the sale of The Bracelet fund HIV/AIDS prevention education programs, care services and vaccine development.
Mediyak - www.mediyak.com
Mediyak integrates many medical traditions, practitioners and health seekers into one network. It's a free, innovative networking website in the area of health care, where you can share and gather information about treatments, broaden your understanding of health and wellness and find practitioners.
MEDIA AND CULTURE
Earthdance International - www.earthdance.org
Earthdance promotes global peace, sustainability and social justice through an international online community and network of event producers participating in an annual music festival for peace with over 300 locations in 50 countries. Earthdance's festival is part of 11 Days of Global Unity.
The September Concert - www.septemberconcert.org
The September Concert is a global day of free concerts for peace, every September 11th, organized by individuals, schools, businesses, and associations
- to bring communities together
- to reaffirm our hope for peace
- to celebrate life and our universal humanity
The September Concert was born in 2002 on the first anniversary of 9/11. Since then, on each anniversary our message of peace through music has spread further and further. Our vision is to mark this day as a day of music and prayers for a peaceful world year after year, and build it to become the largest Peoples' Concert in the world. The September Concert kicks off 11 Days of Global Unity on September 11th.
Jari Chevalier - livinghero.com
Host of Living Hero Podcast, artist, poet, and writer.
Kosmos Journal - www.kosmosjournal.org
Founded in 2001, Kosmos is the leading international Journal for planetary citizens committed to the birth and emergence of a new planetary culture and civilization.
Solstice Sing For Peace - www.solsticesingforpeace.com
An all-inclusive grassroots movement that is creating a chain of song around the world, and changing the global focus to peace.
Produces benefit concerts and festivals that highlight social justice issues.
World Wide Peace Bell Foundation
Musical performances of Doug and Martha Martin send an important message to students: "You have all received the gift of freedom as citizens of the USA. You now have not only special rights but as future leaders you have responsibilities to share these gifts with the less fortunate of the world. By doing so you further the goal of peace between all nations and peoples."
A print and online publication about positive news, about the people and ideas that are changing our world for the better.
Global Meditations Network
A forum discussing peace issues.
Kaizen Productions - www.newlygreens.com/podcasts
We are a multi-media production company specializing in content promoting sustainable initiatives. Our TV series "Newlygreens" currently airs on over 100 cable channels across the US and "Newlygreens on the Radio"airs on 88.7 FM in Northern NJ (both are also available as podcasts at Newlygreens.com).
Spiraling Music - www.spiralingmusic.com/curricula
Spiraling music produces music and media for global celebrations. Public service announcements and short pieces for radio and internet distribution are available.
Roots & Shoots-USA (Jane Goodall's Youth Program) - www.rootsandshoots.org
Root & Shoot offers a wealth of resources and networking opportunities for young people. It is based on Jane Goodall's belief that young people, when informed and empowered, can change the world.
Children of the Earth - www.children-of-the-earth.org www.spirityouth.org
Inspires and unites young people, through personal and social transformation, to create a peaceful and sustainable world. Founded in 1990, it offers young people leadership skills programs, educational workshops and attendance at distinguished conferences. We instill the concepts of global cooperation, multicultural understanding, spiritual values and ethical living.
Jacqui Bennett Yarhn
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