Creating spaces where breakthroughs can happen is an art form Japanese culture seems to have perfected. Jerrold McGrath gives insights into very special concepts of space.
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Activism comes with a price. Sometimes it’s fighting polar bears and jumping into ice-packed water, as Eirliani Abdul Rahman had to learn.
Not everyone gets an invitation by the Catholic Church to measure the carbon footprint of the Pope. Gonzalo Muñoz did – and helped set new standards for sustainability.
“Unfairness is something I have very little tolerance for.” This is why international advisor and match-maker Diego Osorio goes to places most people would shy away from.
Are there innovative ways to change the political paradigm? Beatriz Pedreira from the Brazilian NGO Update has some ideas.
Dream big! You don’t know where your dreams might take you. Follow Eirliani Abdul Rahman as she is preparing for an expedition to Antarctica to raise awareness for sexual child abuse.
Multimedia artist Annina Roescheisen travels a conflict-ridden world, asking people, “What brings peace?”
When she reached rock bottom, the universe responded to Theresa Carrington. She turned a crisis into a business and is now helping others to exit poverty.