How volunteering transforms our life

Volunteering at a charity can be quite a humbling experience and can reach deep into your own life, as you reflect and think deeper about the wider world. In a recent volunteering experience at Newtown Neighbourhood Centre, Stuart Barrett was transformed at one of the largest support centres for homeless people in Sydney. This is […]

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What will it take to provide real hope for young people?

Inspiring Transition Founder Andrew Gaines believes hope for young people comes from a massive social transition to a life-sustaining society: The daughters of friends of mine have learned about global warming an ocean acidification in school. Frightening stuff! On current trends they will certainly experience traumatic societal breakdown as global food supplies unravel and ever […]

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Free online Introduction To Sustainability

If you have never done an online course before then the free Introduction To Sustainability course on the Coursera education platform starting 25th August 2014  may be the perfect course to jump in and find out why MOOC’s are rapidly gaining in popularity. MOOC is an acronym for Massive Open Online Course  with the ‘Open’ […]

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Awesome tips for taking action

  Small steps are good. Big steps are fun. Taking action to protect our environment and our vulnerable people is not a chore –  it’s an invitation to add satisfaction, meaning and happiness to your life.  An opportunity live a life where you are are proud that your actions on a daily basis are ones […]

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Learning Online For Free

With the large number of free and high quality online learning courses available it’s never been easier and cheaper to learn about our planet and it’s eco systems. No whipping out the credit card – just sign up and join the hundreds (and sometimes thousands) of other like minded people. MOOC’s are a particular style […]

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