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Right Livelihood Award Foundation team in Almedalen

Almedalen

03/07/2017 - 06/07/2017

Every summer, Visby, a small town on the island on Gotland in southern Sweden, plays host to a week-long political festival with 4,000 different events and over 30,000 participants, known as Almedalen. This year, the Right Livelihood Award Foundation will organise a seminar in cooperation with Civil Rights Defenders and our Russian laureate Memorial on the topic of "Russia’s undemocratic path – a security threat to all".

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27th Medellin International Poetry Festival

08/07/2017 - 15/07/2017

The International Poetry Festival of Medell’ín is one of the largest and most prestigious poetry festivals in the world. It started in 1991, when Medell’ín was one of the most dangerous and violent cities in the world. Through poetry readings in the streets, people have reclaimed their city. During the annual Festival, there are public readings of poetry in the streets, in parks, residential areas, at the university and libraries, in theatres, cooperatives, schools and cultural centres, restaurants, malls, subway…

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The European Ecovillage Conference

16/07/2017 - 20/07/2017

The Global Ecovillage Network Europe announces the 21st edition of its summer conference, where already existing solutions, pathways and technologies are shared. Helena Norberg-Hodge, is one of the key-speakers as a pioneer of the ‘new economy’ movement, where she has been promoting an economics of personal, social and ecological well-being for more than thirty years. Norberg-Hodge received the Right Livelihood Award in 1985 "for preserving the traditional culture and values of Ladakh against the onslaught of tourism and development".   Press release_Ecovillage Conference 2017…

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