The life of humanitarian worker Julia Midland came at a cross-end after her body’s health took a toll on her. Years of working in refugee camps and on several jobs in the humanitarian aid and development sectors, she enrolled in a yoga teaching training program to discover and heal her traumatic experiences and PTSD.
Breath is the source of life and a way to help others connect with their bodies.
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A couple of months ago I launched a bookclub for my Ser mujer global community on Facebook in an effort to get all members on a similar learning path.
After noticing women were experiencing distrusts issues with one another – even among feminists, entrepreneurs and academics working for the same causes -, I wanted to do something different for this 2020: give the bookclub a yearly calendar.
And which better way to start than talking about why women coming together mattered.
Seguir leyendo “The Power of the Circle (And Why Upgrade To Red Tents)”
At the beginning of this year we launched a 2020 Female Social Entrepreneurship Survey. Here are the results.
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A couple of days ago was my 31st birthday and it was a bittersweet celebration.
Felt I wanted to change the course of my life radically, make all my dreams happen faster and become this higher version of myself.
Seguir leyendo “#90DayChallenge: Blogging to Find Lumina’s Voice”
After three decades of working with several development programs around the world, community health specialist Judi Aubel found there was a missing link preventing long-lasting cultural change: the lack of focus on grandmothers.
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