polar bearArctic
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Surviving Polar Bears and Other Small Things

Azadeh PourzandIran
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“I Put Myself in the Survivor Category”

Azadeh Pourzand has an unshakable belief in dialogue. If you want to know, you’ve got to go. Even if it is a dinner with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

John Gilmour is director and founder of the LEAP Science & Maths School in South AfricaSouth Africa
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We Are Teaching the Habits of Unlearning

“I declared war on the system from within.” John Gilmour is a teacher and an activist trying to transform society in South Africa, which is one of the most unequal in the world.

Netta AhituvChange
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Using Journalism to Drive Social Change

Fed up with bad news? Netta Ahituv made it her mission as a journalist to show people in a constructive way how they can drive social, political, and ecological change.

Norwegian man takes an ice-cold bathResilience
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Five Strategies for Building Mental Resilience

The Wellbeing ProjectChange
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When You Burn Out While Changing the World

Many social activists struggle with depression, burnout, high divorce rates, and financial pressure. The Wellbeing Project, created by Aaron Pereira, provides a space to breathe.

ParetzUmweltstiftung Michael Otto
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F20 Foundations Take a Stand: Umweltstiftung Michael Otto

The F20 Foundations want to see more climate action. One of them is the Umweltstiftung Michael Otto, that fosters solutions for sustainability.

WordsBMW Foundation & Toniic Retreat
Opinion

The Power of Babel, the Power of Language

"Too often, our beliefs impede collective progress." Humans need to understand each other in order to achieve social change, says author John Elkington.