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September 29, 2011
In the recent M.A.D (Making A Difference) Program, held in Batangas, Philippines, Mark Conrad and Christian Marx (COE Chapter Leaders), invited 40 children, 13 youth Volunteers from different regions and the entire community to participate in the M.A.D activities and help renovate and paint an entire school!           Some of the M.A.D activities included: Team Building  Promotion of the 10 M.A.D. commitments to Inspire children to  make a difference in their own litlle ways  Youth...
September 7, 2011
On the 20th of August 2011, Karoline Buys (COE’s International Program Director) and Harriet Nettles crossed the dusty border from Lomé, Togo to Ghana and continued to the University of Legon in Accra, the site of two previous COE / Apeadu Peace Center gatherings.  Sammy Fianko and Lawrence Yealue organized a group of young people to join us in the lovely University gardens for a program on spirituality into action (Reflect, connect and act) and lunch. After Karoline led a meditation, the...
COE Hub Co-Founders, Findhorn Scotland
September 7, 2011
Lucy Thomas (co-founder of COE Scotland) has just secured a £10,000 funding for an anti-bullying project called “Belong-Longing to Be ME”. This will allow COE Scotland  to partner with the local High School and to involve pupils in this anti-bullying project which has its heart and intentions fully rooted in Children of the Earth, and is really the first big step out to the local community since becoming established earlier this year. This  funded project is the first step in the work of COE...
September 3, 2011
Karoline Buys (COE International Program Director) and Harriett Nettles were invited by Samuel Ayivi, the COE Hub leader in Togo, West Africa, to join a youth camp in the beautiful mountain setting of  Danyi Djedrame in August 2011. Samuel and many of the participants and COE Hub members are part of a musical group that inspire their audiences to grow closer to the Divine.  Thirty young people gathered in a lovely mansion in a quiet little village called Dzedramé where no traffic disturbed...
Baia Mare Group Photo
August 24, 2011
Baia Mare, Romania was the site of an inspiring gathering for youth and spirituality working to build actions for peace in Europe. 25 youth aged between 10 and 35 years and 7 elders attended. They were coming from Romania, Hungary, Germany, United Kingdom, Switzerland and the United States of America from 6 to 12 August at the Petrusca Villa in Apa Nord to establish a community beyond barriers of nationality, ethnicity, culture, age, sex, religion or otherwise and open a dialogue about how we...
August 9, 2011
We (Dr. Nina Meyerhof, Marco Steiger and Rodica Pop) met the 90 year old Justinian Chira, Archbishop of Maramures and Satu Mare, in Romania while participating in the Youth Gathering "European Consciousness Through Peace Actions". The Archbishop has fire in his eyes, a full knowledge of the Bible and a truly open heart that does not stand with rules, but asks with passion to bring new life into the meaning of LOVE ONE ANOTHER and honor the YOUNG. He sees COE's work as the spark of fire needed...
Vedic Ceremony
August 3, 2011
Naturally Diane Williams, Deborah Moldow and…all of SOSF and the Evolutionary Leaders had no idea really what we were walking into. In fact, Diane DeTerra of our Board was in France and joined us. This was a journey into the unknown yet knowing it would be significant. Time quickly informed us that Maitreyi Amma with Shri Tathata are symbolically closely associated with Aurobindo and the Mother.  A similar relationship was evolving. Maitreyi Amma had invited guests plus seekers and yogic...
July 28, 2011
Beginning the TREK to the Middle East to Learn and Serve. Our Journey to Jordan----- Children of the Earth dedicates itself to youth forming a movement for positive change and becoming the voice of evolving conscious unity of humanity. Children of the Earth Board members, Diane DeTerra and Patrick McCollum and I (Nina Meyerhof ) travelled to Jordan to lead a workshop with Common Bond Institute on Transforming Conflict: Sharing tools for Cross-Cultural Dialogue. Our workshops addressed Youth as...
July 28, 2011
Children of the Earth's Nina Meyerhof, Karoline Buys and Emina Burak will be attending the "Searching for Answers and Wisdom in a Post-9/11 World: Arthur Miller in a Public Conversation with the Wisdom Thinkers Network" conference in NY on September 8, 2011. On 9/11 everything changed. Or did it? Immediately following the attacks, Americans seemingly came together, conversations were more civil and religious institutions saw their attendance rise. But within months, we were back to “normal,”...
July 21, 2011
The National Peace Academy offered its first Peacebuilding Peacelearning Intensive 2011 from July 17-23 at Champlain College in Burlington, VT.The National Peace Academy's Peacebuilding Peacelearning Intensive (PPI) was a one-week learning program for people who wish to create significant, meaningful and sustainable change in their communities.  NinA Meyerhof, Founder and President of Children of the Earth facilitated a breakout session at PPI. Americans are experiencing a period of change...

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