Ivonne Yanez, Viviendo junto al mar en tiempos de crisis climáticas

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Enfrentar el cambio climático desde lo concreto con iniciativas de resistencia (a la implantación de proyectos que aumentan el cambio climático), evitando hacerlo desde el miedo y más bien hacerlo desde el respeto y armonía con la naturaleza. Resistencia al desplazamiento de las comunidades, a los modelos tecnológicos que aumentan

Samuel Kangethe, Community Empowerment through Sustainable and Bio-Intensive Agriculture(CESBA)

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Samuel Kangethe is a social worker who has been working for the past 15 years with orphans and vulnerable children programs in the areas around Nairobi, especially in the slums. In an effort to help his community, he traveled to the United States and attended an eight-month Bio intensive and cultural exchange program/internship

A. H. Johnson, Martin Luther King Community Garden

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The Cincinnati Christian Adult Ministries Center/Cincinnati Christian College is a part of a community garden in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Civic Garden Center is a great asset toward the success of each community garden. The Martin Luther King (MLK) Community Garden project is serving the inner city residents. The garden offers families

Susan Chandler, Petals with a Purpose

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Think Green: if you want to help people and save the planet, then Petals with a Purpose is for you! Each week, volunteers, people with a social conscious, and individuals with and without intellectual disabilities create natural gifts of beauty using recycled items destined for the landfill like soup cans

Terra Sztain, Organ-on-a-chip: a more economical, ethical, and effective model system

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Terra Sztain is starting a first-of-its-kind annual event at UCSD, educating researchers on the latest alternatives to animal models. This project was developed to serve the millions of animals per year in the U.S. who are exploited and killed for the purpose of biomedical research. One of the most promising

Lakot Jennifer and Ongom Andrew, Community Art Workshop Project

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Uganda is a young country, and unemployment hits young people in Uganda especially hard. For Jimmy Amone, a member of the East Africa Hub, initiatives which allow young people to support themselves and their communities are a vital part of building a stronger future for the country. In a small