Mayor Zaragoza: State of Panic

Federico Mayor Zaragoza was was Director-General of UNESCO from 1987 to 1999 and is currently president of the Peace Culture Foundation and Ubuntu (World Forum of Civil Society Networks). He is also Honorary Chairman of the Académie de la Paix and President of the International Commission for the Abolition of the Death Penalty. In a recent article, […]


Introducing Jane Cull

We would like to welcome Jane Cull from Sydney, Australia as a new member of our Advisory Board. The author, scholar and consultant is internationally esteemed as a trail blazer in the field of sustainability. In her latest e-book, The Circularity of Life: An Essential Shift for Sustainability, Jane Cull encourages and inspires readers to […]


News from the Advisory Board: Walden Bello

Walden Bello is a member of the Parliament of the Philippines, a professor of sociology and public administration at the University of the Philippinesand Senior Analyst of Focus on the Global South. On October 7th, Walden Bello spoke out against a planned new Philippine law criminalizing libel in cyberspace. By doing so, he spoke out […]

Mass Destruction

Jean Ziegler: Fighting the Monster Called “Hunger”

We are happy to announce our newest Advisory Board member: Jean Ziegler. The Swiss politician, author, “altermondialiste” and sociologist is one of the most outspoken voices for the Right to Food. In his latest book “Mass Destruction – the Geopolitics of Hunger” (not yet available in English, Spanish Link), Ziegler describes hunger as a weapon […]