Gardens of Environment

Reflections on the Wisdom of the Ages

Flash!Back 2016 – Global Warming Express Birthday Party

“Tell us a Flash!Back, Great-Gramma Sage,” said Ginnie. Sage, who was 103, loved to tell stories about the early days of the Great Turning. She smiled at her great-grandchildren, and asked, “How far back do you want to go?” Annabeth, who had just turned nine, said,…

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CHALLENGE: Seeking collaborators

I want my grandchildren, and all children, to grow up knowing that the human family is learning to live together as “one human family and one Earth community with a common destiny.”  (Earth Charter)  That’s why I’m working with a global network of support to establish…

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Climate Change: How Low-Income Communities are Impacted

by Nandini Warrier Damage from Hurricane Dorian Climate change is one of the most challenging problems that the world is currently facing. Many people often disregard environmental issues because they think it doesn’t directly affect them. However, for low-income…

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Forum Dance Initiative presents “Cycle” in the Garden of Unity at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, Gainesville Florida. Choreographed by Whitney Wilson, Dancer in Residence at UFHealth’s Arts in Medicine.

An Urgent Message from Your Children

PEACE FIRST SCHOLARSHIPS Funds available to take a course and complete a project.

Earth Charter International’s ONLINE YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING, ages 18-30, October 7 – December 13.

Global Unity Games – Missions of Compassion from the 11 Gardens of Global Unity.


SCENE:  Gardens of Environment

SYNOPSIS: Sage, Pacha and the Climate Collaborators establish the CLIMATE COLLABORATORY in Florida

WHO will help us sow and grow Climate Action for Peace?

  • Climate Collaborators
  • Sponsors
  • Donors
  • Volunteers

WHAT – Sustainable World Games

  • Expressions through the Arts
  • Sing for the Climate
  • Youth / Elder Climate Conversation
  • 4-H Curriculum / Sustainable Floridians
  • 100 Day Countdown for the International Day of Peace

WHY

  • “Make the world work, for 100% of humanity, in the shortest possible time, through spontaneous cooperation, without ecological offense or the disadvantage of anyone.”   – Buckminster Fuller

HOW

  • Collaborative Storytelling Adventure on the Road to 2050 and Beyond
  • Climate Collaboratory – creative solutions for a livable Earth
    • Available Resources, such as
      • An Urgent Message from Your Children
      • Generation Waking Up
      • Awakening the Dreamer
      • Elders Climate Action
    • Grants Central Station
      • Hackathons
      • MightyCause Collaborative Crowdfunding
    • Global Gifting

WHEN

  • 2020
    • Earth Day +50
    • UN +75
    • Earth Charter +20
  • 2030
    • Global Goals
  • 2050
    • Drawdown
    • Earth Charter +50

WHERE

  • PILOT Phase 1 – Selected Florida counties
  • PILOT Phase 2 – Selected US states and countries
  • PILOT Phase 3 – Spaceship Earth