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2007-01-13

Architecture_67

Entry: Future
Focus: World Changing



A team of top-notch writers, brought together by founder Alex Steffen, includes Cameron Sinclair, founder of Architecture for Humanity, GeekCore founder Ethan Zuckerman and sustainable food expert Anna Lappe, among many others. Each chapter will offer practical answers to important questions, such as: Why does buying locally produced food make sense? What steps can we take to influence our workplace toward sustainability? How do we volunteer and advocate more effectively? How can we travel, live, work and learn in world changing ways? How, in short, can every human being help build a better future locally and globally? Worldchanging will prove that a life that is sustainably prosperous, just and democratic, dynamic and peaceful is not just possible, it's here.
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http://www.worldchanging.com/

Technology_73

Entry: Change
Focus: Global Exchange



Global Exchange is a membership-based international human rights organization dedicated to promoting social, economic and environmental justice around the world. Since its founding in 1988, it’s successfully increased public awareness of root causes of injustice while building international partnerships and mobilizing for change.
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http://www.globalexchange.org/

Art_83

Entry: Foundation
Focus: Creative Capital



Creative Capital, a New York City-based nonprofit organization, acts as a catalyst for the development of adventurous and imaginative ideas by supporting artists who pursue innovation in form and/or content in the performing and visual arts, film and video, and in emerging fields. Committed to working in partnership with the artists, providing advisory services and professional development assistance along with multi-faceted financial aid and promotional support throughout the life of each Creative Capital project.
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http://www.creative-capital.org/