Our website has a new, simpler look and navigation to help you find just what you need. It sure was fun looking at all those beautiful photos and going down memory lane with a few of our own. Big thanks to the very talented photographers who lent their work to the site!
These three are from the amazing and talented Meena Kadri (aka @meanestindian, website: www.randomspecific.com )
And this "iconic" Half Sky image from McKay Savage, www.flickr.com/photos/mckaysavage:
Have you read this amazing article about a village in India where the tradition is to celebrate the birth of a girl by planting trees?
We love this eco-feminist concept in action! Reminds us of the powerful link between social justice, human health, and environmental health.
"For the last several years, Piplantri village panchayat has been saving girl children and increasing the green cover in and around it at the same time. Here, villagers plant 111 trees every time a girl is born and the community ensures these trees survive, attaining fruition as the girls grow up.
Write your name across the sky!
While working to empower women worldwide, we've learned a thing or two about writing effective communications for emerging businesses and non-profits. We have a knack for helping good work shine. Since we've been doing it anyway, we decided to showcase it on a new website.
Check it out and tell us what you think!
(photo © henning stein)
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