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January 23, 2011
Children of the Earth members bring hope to Flood victims in Pakistan. In the beginning of August, COE Chapter Leader, Ashfaque Hussain was on his way to work in the early morning hours, when he saw crowds of people sitting out in the rain next to the main road. These shivering men, women and children had spent the night out in the rain and cold, because they had recently lost their homes and all their belongings in the floods that ruined large areas of Pakistan. Ashfaque was so disturbed by...
January 23, 2011
On September 21st, Pakistan chapter leader Jahangir Piara, celebrated the International Day of Peace together with the children of the Orphan Care Organization and with students and teachers of the Renaissance Education Foundation School. The Event started with a peace walk dedicated to all the victims of the recent flood that affected Pakistan. During the walk the children waved joyously the flags of all countries expressing their love for all nations. Afterwards everyone shared a moment of...
January 23, 2011
At the Mt. Scopus campus of the Hebrew University "A/Nahnu”, members of the Interfaith Encounter Association and COE Chapter in Israel, meet regularly to learn about - and discuss different religious themes. These students decided to form a "Lobby for Equal Rights” at the University, in order to promote the construction of a Muslim Prayer Room, where Muslim students will be able to pray without disturbing or being disturbed by others. The lobby consisted out of both Jewish and Palestinian...
January 23, 2011
On the 27th of August 2010, a group of young people under the direction of our COE Chapter Leader, Geduld Velsdman presented 4 plays including a comedy show at a community Hall close to Cape Town, South Africa. The drama show focused on community issues such as household and teenage problems to bring awareness and educate the community on the importance of supporting youth and encouraging them to pursue education. The event was a very enriching and fun experience for the youth as well as for...
January 23, 2011
Below is a letter from Ashfaque Hussain, our Chapter Leader in Pakistan, providing us with an update on how he is using the funds that were raised by COE. The total funds raised to date total 53,013 rupees. Dear COE Family, I would like to give you update regarding the money that COE sent me regarding helping the poor and displaced people by the flood here in Pakistan. The amount that I received from your side was of 22,849 plus luckily my salary was arrived on 5th, so I included 2,000 in it...
January 23, 2011
Children of the Earth's Kelly Ramer attended the inaugural Generation Waking Up training/retreat, held at Vagabond Ranch in Colorado, U.S.A. The focus of this event was to train youth to facilitate a ‘Wake Up’ ~ a more open-source and youth centered version of the Awakening the Dreamer Symposium. This is a three hour multi-media group process designed to help ignite a generation to build a more sustainable, just, and thriving world. Part of the focus of the program is to show that global...
January 23, 2011
Six members of the European Hub (Rosie Wayhood from England, Sarah Dreyfus, Nicola Shäpi, Phillip Knetchel, Rebecca Innauen from Switzerland and Karoline Buys from Colombia/Germany) spoke at the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Youth Forum in Geneva Switzerland from the 8th-11th of November 2010. The Hub members showed the inspirational work of Children Of the Earth -- projects being carried out by youth worldwide who know that our Mother Earth is suffering and it is of utmost...
Christine Cruz - 12 years old
January 23, 2011
Christine Cuarto Cruz, a 12-year- old, who lives in one of the rural areas in the Philippines, walks more than 3 hours everyday to attend school, wearing only her 20 pesos (50 cents) worth slippers to protect her feet from the stony trail in the mountains of Zamboanga. This gave us the inspiration to start with the idea of sharing shoes as presents with the Batang Iskolars (Child Scholars) of Zamboanga and Basilan Island during the yuletide season, since it is Christmas. COE Philippines under...
January 19, 2011
bvbvWorld Forum of Spiritual Culture in Astana, Kazakhstan
Children of the Earth - Swiss Gathering
January 4, 2011
9:00 am- 4:00pm UVM Billings Center About the Summit COE is bringing youth together for a day of art, music, food and exploration! Spend the day at this leadership conference creating deep connections with other like –hearted youth from around Vermont and learn how you can make positive change in your communities. Youth Voice....Youth Action Children of the Earth supports young people in actualizing their personal intention, becoming inspired to altruism, and weaving a web bridging...

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