Peacebuilding and Codes for a Healthy Earth with Dot Maver
The National Peace Academy‘s understanding of peace is shaped by the definition contained in the Earth Charter: “…peace is the wholeness created by right relationships with oneself, other persons, other cultures, other life, Earth, and the larger whole of which all are a part.” Building peace begins with the interdependent and dynamic interrelationships between and among all organisms and their surroundings in a living system, and requires that we actively strive to establish right relationships with Earth and its ecosystems. Learn how to build peace with Codes for a Healthy Earth and Peace Activist, Dot Maver.
Dorothy J. Maver, Ph.D. is an educator and peacebuilder whose keynote is inspiring cooperation on behalf of the common good. Dot is a co-founder of the Global Silent Minute, the National Peace Academy USA, River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding, and Global Alliance for Ministries and Infrastructures of Peace. She also co-facilitates monthly webinars focusing on the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Dot is co-author of the book Conscious Education: The Bridge to Freedom; is a Fellow with the World Business Academy; a board member with Lifebridge Foundation and Garden of Light; and serves on the International Cities of Peace Advisory Council, the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence Advisory Board, the Shift Network Summer of Peace Wisdom Council; and is an advisor for Compassion Games. From 2005–2007 Dot served as Executive Director of The Peace Alliance and Campaign for a US Department of Peace, and prior to that she was the National Campaign Manager for Kucinich for President 2004. In the world of fast-pitch softball Dr. Dot is known for her revolutionary fast-pitch hitting technique, The Maver Method: Secrets of Hitting Success.
Rediscovering our Place in Nature, Healthy Earth with David Suzuki
We are creatures of the Earth who depend on its gifts of air, water, soil, and sun energy. A healthy earth is essential for a healthy life. You are challenged to reestablish and redesign your life to live in harmony with nature. Explore the deep spiritual needs, rooted in nature, that are a crucial component of a loving world. Discover how adopting the Codes for a Healthy Earth can create an ecologically sustainable, satisfying, and beautiful future with David Suzuki.
Award-winning geneticist and broadcaster David Suzuki co-founded the David Suzuki Foundation in 1990. In 1975, he helped launch and host the long-running CBC Radio’s, Quirks and Quarks. In 1979, he became familiar to audiences around the world as host of CBC TV’s The Nature of Things, which still airs new episodes.
From 1969 to 2001, he was a faculty member at the University of British Columbia, and is currently professor emeritus. He is widely recognized as a world leader in sustainable ecology and has received numerous awards for his work, including a UNESCO prize for science and a United Nations Environment Program medal. He is also a Companion of the Order of Canada.
He has 29 honorary degrees from universities in Canada, the US and Australia. For his support of Canada’s Indigenous peoples, Suzuki has been honoured with eight names and formal adoption by two First Nations.
In 2010, the National Film Board of Canada and Legacy Lecture Productions produced Force of Nature: The David Suzuki Movie, which won a People’s Choice documentary award at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival. The film weaves together scenes from the places and events that shaped Suzuki’s life and career with a filming of his “Last Lecture”, which he describes as “a distillation of my life and thoughts, my legacy, what I want to say before I die.”
Healthy Earth: From Codes to WholeWorld-View with Jude Currivan
Whole-systems health begins with a shift in worldviews from separation and fear to unity and love. Tune into the wisdom of Cosmologist, Jude Currivan, as she talks about linking up and lifting up—how the Codes for a Healthy Earth support the embodiment of a Whole World-View.
Dr. Jude Currivan, is a cosmologist, planetary healer, futurist and author. She was previously one of the most senior business women in the UK, as CFO and Executive Board Member of two major international companies. She has a Master’s degree in Physics from Oxford University specializing in quantum physics and cosmology, and a Doctorate in Archaeology from the University of Reading researching ancient cosmologies. She has traveled to nearly 80 countries, worked with wisdom keepers from many traditions, and been a life-long researcher into the scientific and experiential understanding of the nature of reality. The author of 6 books, the latest being The Cosmic Hologram: In-formation at the Center of Creation and winner of a 2017 silver Nautilus book award in the category of science and cosmology, she is a member of the Evolutionary Leaders circle and lives in Wiltshire, England.
Healing the Earth with MiraMichelle and Jeevan
The urgent and complex global challenges we face will not be resolved from within the same systems that created them. Today, people of all cultures and ages are rising up around the world to demand a fundamental transformation of how we organize ourselves as a species. Join MiraMichelle and her 18-year old son, Jeevan, as we talk about the radical promise within Codes for a Healthy Earth.
MiraMichelle was born to an English mother and an African/Native American father, she was raised in two distinctly different cultures and this reality has given her a great ability to understand, appreciate and to be a living bridge between worlds. She is a shaman, spiritual teacher, author, speaker, healer, ceremony facilitator and consciousness midwife for the emerging new age. Her 18-year-old son, Jeevan, has witnessed his mother’s work up close, and observed the life changing effect it has on people. He now joins his mother in supporting the work and steps into his own path of creating a healthy Earth.