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Driving Breakthroughs to a Thriving Future

 

EarthTHRIVE Initiative

GAIANistas GLOBAL Collaborative CIRCLES

 

HOW DO WE BUILD A POSITIVE EXPERIENCE FOR CIRCLE MEMBERS AND FACILITATE ENLIGHTEN ACTIVISM?

 

BEGIN WITH BUILDING A LOCAL COLLABORATIVE MINI COMMUNITY

CREATE PLAN TO INFLUENCE COMMUNITY AT LARGE

CREATE A MODEL FOR SIMILAR LINKED CIRCLES GLOBALLY

 

Short term goals:

• Dramatically Reduce consumption by sharing resources

• Reduce population    • Help restore forests and ocean life

 

Who you are, what you can bring and what you get:

 

Together, we will support each other's growth and personal evolution as aware and responsible

GAIANistas: concerned for the health and well being of all humans, and living EARTH. We will expand our experience into our local community,  define and link with GGCCircles for people in other communities globally. We will have discussions, media presentations and guests.

 

1. You are aware of the gravity of the complex of issues confronting all of humanity — global climate disruption being only the most discussed in the news — and are deeply concerned and anxious to do something about current conditions

 

2. You have a unique set of experiences, education, skills that will enhance the intelligence and well being of our mini community.

 

3. We think larger than recycling rather than trashing, or sharing rides to reduce CO2 emissions. Although these efforts are a good starting place, they are only the beginning.

 

4. Ultimately, we will be a force that can impact global leaders and transform the world.

We will aim to define a new paradigm for human collaborative communities, and aim to interrupt our headlong rush to the Sixth Great Mass Extinction.

 

5. The growth envisioned for the individuals and the circle to evolve socially, spiritually, technologically, in physical health, to a next iteration of humanity; living in harmony with, and respecting all other humans, all living things and living EARTH.

 

 

Indigenous peoples know and respect GAIA or Mother EARTH. We are intimately connected to EARTH and her living Ecosystem. We have forgotten that our small planet is not a limitless, free warehouse of stuff to collect and exploit for personal gain. SHE is us. We are truly one with EARTH. We have seen that damage and destruction from human activities, like depleting forests, also damages ourselves.

 

 

To become actively involved as a leader in your own growth and the health and survival of humanity on a healthy planet, contact

Marv Lyons, +1 619.691.8776    or lyons@gaianistas.net

As EARTH is an integrated, living, unknowably complex megasystem, composed of innumerable interdependent subsystems, we believe we must approach and heal the multitude of issues and systems we have inadvertently off balanced — as well as engage in our own evolution.

 

“While the challenge of mitigation is global, adaption must take place at the local and regional level.”  Will the next 100 years be the BEST or the WORST of the quarter million years of mankind?

It is up to you.  — Lord Nicholas Stern

 

The survival and evolution of humanity will be based on collaboration and cooperation of a critical mass of conscious, committed global citizens

 

Margaret Mead said: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.”

Given that global politicians and decision makers have generally proven themselves unable to deal with critical global issues, beginning with Climate Change — neither the biggest and most powerful governments nor giant corporations have been able to make a significant impact on the multitude of issues facing humankind today. The recent accord in Paris is only a modest beginning. It would appear that the only thing that can really effect a difference is to awaken a multitude of people at the grassroots level, the combined voices of enlightened activists in regional and local groups, speaking out and acting in concert, globally.

 

 

The PURPOSE of the Collaborative Circles is to Create a program to inspire, inform and mobilize these GrassRoots groups

 

 

Under the umbrella of GAIAVERSITY, a wide spectrum of courses, both live and online are to be offered