02 Mar '12, 6pm

Global Peace Initiative of Women Convenes Environmental Conference in Kenya - UNEP

Global Peace Initiative of Women Convenes Environmental Conference in Kenya Fri, Mar 2, 2012 The Global Peace Initiative of Women (GPIW), a non-governmental organization of contemplative leaders based in the United States, held today an environmental conference at the headquarters of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nairobi. UNEP Executive Director, Achim Steiner with some of the women religious leaders at the conference Religious and community leaders meet to discuss solutions for sustainable development Nairobi (Kenya) 2 March 2012. The Global Peace Initiative of Women (GPIW), a non-governmental organization of contemplative leaders based in the United States, held today an environmental conference at the headquarters of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nairobi. The meeting, entitled Awakening the Healing Heart, focused on how civil society, especially women ...

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