Global Inspirations

Global Inspirations: Claire Charamnac

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In this Global Inspiration post, Christine Mason Miller takes you to an organization called Women LEAD in Nepal. Co-founder Claire Charamnac talks about the the group’s dedicatication to eliminating the stark inequalities faced by women by making them leaders in their communities.

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Global Inspirations: Irène Nam

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Christine Mason Miller talks with photographer, Irène Nam, about work she did for Secours Populaire Français documenting a beach holiday at Normandy for children.

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Global Inspirations: Jane Ingram Allen

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Homes, graves and temples are now covered by water in Cheng Long, but surprising art exists in and on abandoned houses and in natural wetland regions thanks to the Cheng Long Wetlands International Environmental Art Project and currator, Jane Ingram Allen.

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Global Inspirations: Caroline Lovell

Traveling Postcards

One postcard at a time, Traveling Postcards reminds women struggling in difficult situations that they are not alone nor forgotten.

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Global Inspirations: Roxanne Krystalli

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Roxanne Krystalli strives for positive change. She specializes in the post-conflict reintegration of women affected by war-into-peacetime communities. She finds creative inspiration in being a storyteller of the beauty she sees around her despite the conflict.

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Global Inspirations: Tiffany Coates

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Tiffany Coates is the world’s foremost female bike adventurer and she shares some stories from her travels (she’s been nearly 200,000 miles) with us and what she’s learned about humanity.

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Global Inspirations: Ann Howley

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Ann Howley describes her inspiring pilgrimage—on foot—across Spain and how the experience was a turning point in her life.

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Global Inspirations: Nina McConigley

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Nina McConigley shares her experience of living for a period in India and working for an independent publisher. For Nina, inspiration in India was everywhere!

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Global Inspirations: Leah Partridge

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Opera singer Leah Partridge shares her passion for opera and inspires us to participate ourselves!

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Global Inspirations: Sharon Virtue

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Sharon Virtue tells us about her work on an art therapy project in Haiti and how she found great inspiration (smiles, dancing and generosity) in the determined spirits of those who had seen such devastation.

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