Oaxaqueños are known to work in the agriculture industry but they are not known for their artistic side. The most important goal for this exhibition is to empower the youth, and to teach them the values of our culture and to show the elders that we have not forgotten where we come from even if we are in another country.
Putali Nepal provides information and resources on menstrual hygiene management (MHM) to individuals, schools, activists as well as organisations that work with girls, women and communities in the WASH sector. They introduced the Menstrupedia Comic, a friendly guide about periods developed in India as well as Ruby Cup, a menstrual cup produced from high quality medical-grade silicon as a healthy and sustainable way to deal with periods to Nepal.
The “Helping Ourselves Together (HOT)” projects aims to provide information and advisory services accessible to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI) community to minimize all forms of discrimination and contribute to an equitable society that respects all human rights.
Youth Health Action Alliance (YHAA), a student ran high school union, calls attention towards increasing Sonoma County’s Human Development Index score by addressing key determinants of health affecting the teenage population.
The main purpose of the program is to reach out to youth girls, providing mentorship thru groups to encourage, motivate, educate, and empower them. Helping them to set and establish goals, and take the necessary steps to accomplish them.
Liberia Animal Welfare & Conservation Society (LAWCS) aims to address the root causes of animal abuse by engaging schools and communities with animal welfare education programs and providing direct care and services for animals in need.
Sahas Foundation aims to provide knowledge building for adolescents on the issues of gender, sexuality and reproductive health. This project helps to resolve the gap in the existing education system, where there are no safe spaces for children to ask questions about their lives, have difficult conversations on tabooed issues such as periods, sex, child sexual abuse and gender issues.
The Eco-Conscious Cartoons project is an animated series and books created to teach kids that no matter how young or old you are, everyone has the power to make a positive change, and that the smallest actions can lead to the biggest changes.
Naturalmente Indigena is a youth-led project that aims to organize activities to maintain our connection to Mother Earth, indigenous ceremony, and promoting advocacy and awareness of environmental and indigenous causes. Naturalmente Indigena's goal is to have children of color connect with their culture and environment, and encourage higher education.
Vegánske hody is a vegan food festival in 3 cities around Slovakia. The food festival started in 2009 and since then it has grown to a major event taking place 4 times a year at 3 different cities around the country, attracting more than 20 000 visitors in 2017.
The Action Foundation (TAF) is working to support children and young people with disabilities in low resource communities to thrive. The organization is setting up a learning and resource centre for children with disabilities at their hub in Kibera, the largest slum in Africa.
Brush with the Law (BWTL) is a nonprofit organization that seeks to help socially marginalized individuals reconnect with their community through collaborative and creative art projects throughout the metropolitan Philadelphia area.
Our project, Planting Seeds of Compassion, aims to produce an education program that taps into children's natural sense of compassion for animals. Framed around empathy, and informed by our experience creating the Be-The-Change booklets, our project will tie in with the Australian school curriculum making it a valuable tool for schools.
The 'GO GREEN' Youth Earth club aims to teach youth at their school and community to “GO GREEN” through environmental education. Through this project two local Los Angeles Elementary Schools started an annual Spring ‘GO GREEN’ Resource & Recycling Earth Day Event to create awareness and advocate for environmental education.
Kindred Spirits Care Farm is an organization that aims to share the understanding that every sentient being is entitled to respect and empathy, and that violence against one is violence against all. This project connects abused, neglected and abandoned people with rescued farm animals in a sanctuary setting to let them heal each other.
The organization Help Each Other Out will create a short film about empathy intended for wide online distribution. Based on Dr. Crowe's acclaimed Empathy Bootcamps and book There Is No Good Card for This, co-authored with Emily McDowell, the film will display what it really takes to offer empathy in times of suffering.
‘Got Drought?’ is a billboard and social media campaign that raises awareness about how animal agriculture wastes water, pollutes the environment and contributes to climate change. This project utilizes visual graphics, social media, and interactive website and billboards to educate people about the effects of animal agriculture on our environment.
Hydroponic Crops for Farm Animal Sanctuaries will initiate a new way to feed animals with the most nutritious food while also lowering costs, and our hope is to inspire other animal sanctuaries to do the same.
We have restored areas of the Nixticuil Forest, fought more than 200 forest fires caused by those who want to destroy it, and created conservation activities to help maintain the ecological balance, preservation of biodiversity, protection of aquifers and capture of carbon dioxide with no support from the government.