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Photo of Maira Khan

"To make the world socially , economically and environmentally sustainable."

I graduated as an architect 14 years ago , since then I have a privilege to design more than one million square feet area and prioritising passive architecture has been my focus in Practice and academia. I am heading Institute of Architects Pakistan LC secretariat where our objective is to deliver quality from conception to construction. I am vice principal of Pak Model high school which is a school for underprivileged students. There are around 800 students where 1/4 are studying free of cost and the rest pay minimal amount for quality education. Our focus to to create a better world.

Photo of David / Thomas Svarrer / Høyer

"Without Integrity, nothing works (copied from Landmark Education Larry Pearson)"

I am a corporate made for creation of simple solutions for complex problems.

Photo of Angi Yoder Maina

"Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.” Brené Brown"

I am a peacebuilding practitioner, mother of two, and a wife. I love pugs and labradors. I am an immigrant to Kenya and an American living in the diaspora. I am the Executive Director of a new local Kenyan NGO. I have lived and worked in conflict zones the majority of my adult life. I want to be a part of promoting a non-violent world.

Photo of Christina Schwanke

I am passionate about empowering individuals to use their talents and gifts to create a fulfilled and economically sustainable life. I have spent the past 15 years traveling the US and the world gaining perspective on regional practices and traits that make for a better society.

Photo of Our Workshop

"I can’t, but WE can."

An emerging nonprofit organisation that promotes traditional craft practices using 'waste' materials to build real human connections and ignite change in small, real ways.