Tag Archives: Sustainable Development Goals

Graduating from quality education at Connect Charter School

Students ceremonially graduated from Connect Charter School last night. The 100 members of Grade Nine walked the stage at this school where “It’s never just an ordinary day.” One of their school friends was with them in spirit and we … Continue reading

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Intangible Cultural Heritage, Sustainability and a Dance from Peru: the Huaconada de Mito

Some might think and say this is just an obscure local dance. The Huaconada is performed in Mito, located 3,286 m high up in the Andes of Peru on just the first three days of January. Mito (Spanish for myth) … Continue reading

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Working at heights to help communicate, and develop sustainably across the World

I was heading downtown for a photo assignment last week but got distracted just before I went down into the C-Train station at Westbrook, Calgary. It was one of the first fine days after our long winter, the sky was clear … Continue reading

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World Food Day: Don’t forget the new urban poor

Food and the Sustainable Development Goals Today is World Food Day, one of the 127 observances or international days marked by the United Nations. Amongst these many conscience-raising days, the most important, to my mind, are the ones that strongly … Continue reading

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La chacra de Manuel, Jaén, Perú

Piscina y producción Manuel tiene al menos dos puestos de trabajo para mantener su familia en Jaén, en la región de Cajamarca, Perú. Por las mañanas esta limpiendo la piscina en la base de la nueva, de diseño elegante Hotel … Continue reading

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Planet 50-50 by 2030: in support of & celebrating #IWD2016

International Women’s Day 2016 The year’s calendar is quite full with international days. The United Nations celebrates no less than 127 of these observances. The ones that stand out the most for me are those that strongly support the Sustainable … Continue reading

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