CURLS 2019 Report

“Nature Rights, Global Citizenship and Reclaiming “the Commons”: The Rise of Earth Trusteeship 7 – 22 July 2019 CURLS 2019 started in Bangkok at Chulalongkorn University. The Chula campus in Bangkok provided a 2,5 day platform for critical academic analysis and new impulses for civil society transformation in a context of an experimental “environment and theatre” programme, including a farm visit where “the commons” are … Continue reading CURLS 2019 Report

Interview with Raul Montenegro 2004 Right Livelihood Laureate (Video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6EzvBh-q9rk Since 1980 Montenegro has been involved, normally in an initiating role, in an astonishing range and number of environmental activities, which include: Anti-nuclear: this has been probably Montenegro’s single largest field of activities, which have included: a six-year successful campaign to close Los Gigantes uranium mine; campaigns against plans for nuclear waste dumps, nuclear waste shipments and nuclear releases; a successful campaign to stop … Continue reading Interview with Raul Montenegro 2004 Right Livelihood Laureate (Video)

CURLS 2019 Executive summary

CURLS 2019 marked the 10th anniversary of the School for Wellbeing Studies and Research. At this occasion the Chulalongkorn University Right Livelihood Summerschool (CURLS) concluded with a two days forum Nature Rights, Global Citizenship and Reclaiming “the Commons”: the Rise of Earth Trusteeship. The School for Wellbeing was founded in 2009 as a follow-up to the 3rd International Conference on Gross National Happiness held in … Continue reading CURLS 2019 Executive summary

Messages for the next CURLS participants

“Be ready to welcome new experience. challenge your assumption. Step out of your box.” “Whatever CURLS organizers team give to you, I hope you learn something inside and outside you.” “To be in the experience, to feel, to think, to reflect, to experience, to do. Connect with the other participants, really listen and learn to work together, have a dialogue about your learning.” “Be involved … Continue reading Messages for the next CURLS participants

CURLS SummerSchool 2019 Poster is OUT Now!

CURLS 2019 welcomes 24 participants around the globe to explore the notion of Earth Trusteeship on 7 – 22 July 2019 under the theme Nature Rights, Global Citizenship and Reclaiming “the Commons”: The Rise of Earth Trusteeship. It is a corner stone idea towards genuine sustainability and inclusive social justice. This year is a very special occasion for CURLS to be part of the second … Continue reading CURLS SummerSchool 2019 Poster is OUT Now!

Public Lecture and Dialogue on “Invoking the spirit of Trusteeship: Can Gandhi’s idea of trusteeship address the challenges of the 21st century?

With the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, we cordially welcome everyone to participate in the public lecture and dialogue on “Invoking the spirit of Trusteeship: Can Gandhi’s idea of trusteeship address the challenges of the 21st century? . On Friday 19th July 2019 at 09:30 – 13:30, Mahachulalongkorn Building Room 105, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand (Including break and lunch) . The lecture is also … Continue reading Public Lecture and Dialogue on “Invoking the spirit of Trusteeship: Can Gandhi’s idea of trusteeship address the challenges of the 21st century?