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[T4T] Network Evaluation: Cultivating Healthy Networks for Social Change

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ATSA (Action Terroriste Socialement Acceptable)

Montreal based ATSA (Action Terroriste Socialement Acceptable) have been creating works that combine performance, public participation and images with a socio-political discourse on the themes of poverty, heritage, consumerism and environmentalism since 1998. Their actions are born of a desire to raise public awareness and to motivate as many citizens as possible to take an…

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Fundred Dollar Bill Project

Mel Chin is a New York-based artist who believes that the one freedom remaining for artists is to create possibilities. After Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Chin developed the “Fundred Dollar Bill Project” to pressure Congress to raise $300,000,000 to decontaminate the soil. Since 2006, the Fundred dollar bills have been colored and illustrated in…

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El Sistema

El Sistema is a music education system that originated in Venezuela; it has involved close to 400,000 young people in that country alone. The methodology has proliferated globally; it teaches music and life skills to children and youth in marginalized populations, positively affecting their commitment to education, academic capacity, sense of identity, and hope.

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BluePrintforLife

BluePrintforLife engages youth and elders in northern Canada, incorporating hip-hop, rap, and traditional storytelling forms to create and perform plays that address issues of addiction and suicide.

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Luis Jacob

Toronto-based artist Luis Jacob critiques the artistic milieu itself, calling on artists to overturn conservative tendencies. His work looks at collective ways of seeing and understanding the world. As an artist he engages in political and social organizing, especially in club culture.

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Artist Proof Studio

Artist Proof Studio in Johannesburg uses printmaking and storytelling with young artists, as vehicles to reduce the stigma of HIV/AIDS and to address other social issues.

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Philippine Education Theater Association

Across the Philippines, the Philippine Education Theater Association works in both rural and urban areas to create community plays about environmental concerns, including the consequences of diesel fuel use, using elaborate costuming and parades. Their work has reduced the use of polluting fuels in their communities.

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Urban Resilience Research Prospectus: A Resilience Alliance Initiative for Transitioning Urban System towards Sustainable Futures

The aim of the Research Prospectus is to prioritize urban resilience research over the next 3-5 years on the major challenges facing urban systems.

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Enlivenment: Towards a fundamental shift in the concepts of nature, culture and politics

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