Bioneers 2011

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Founder Kenny Ausubel coined the word bioneers in 1990 to describe an emerging culture of social and scientific innovators who are mimicking nature¹s operating instructions to serve human ends while enriching the web of life. We take a "solve-the-whole-problem" approach: Taking care of nature means taking care of people - and taking care of people means taking care of nature. It's part of our mission.

At the 2011 Conference the Sustainability Action Media (SAM) principals Barry Heidt and Ruth Ann Barrett took the opportunity to interview mostly, but not exclusively, the indigenous leaders attending Bioneers. 

2012 Conference

Now in its 23rd year, the Bioneers Conference (c. 3,000 people annually) has served as a perennial wellspring of cutting-edge content and dynamic, diverse voices that supply the primary source for our public education and media outreach. The main conference and Beaming Bioneers local community conferences further serve as a focal point to build community, connection and collaboration.

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Indigenous Ways of Knowing by Joyce Anastasia

Throughout her life, Joyce Anastasia has explored diversity, ways of peaceful engagement and healing, the arts and the study of the mind and beyond, obtaining dual Masters degrees in Counseling Psychology and Fine Arts. More information on  Joyce and the Foundation for Global Humanity. To learn more about the Bioneers October 19-21, 2012 for the annual conference in San Rafael, California, visit their site. Joyce was interviewed by Barry Heidt of sustainabletv.org and the video was edited by Tom Hopkins of Sustainable Today.

EarthSayers Joyce Anastasia; Barry Heidt

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