short news from ebbf members
Victor contributes to ebbf’s member services team addressing members’ suggestions, ideas and experiences. He accompanies members in practical questions and burning issues. He has been part of the team since 2012 and joined because he completely agrees with the discourse, the values and the goals of ebbf and believes that its a community that has the power to impact society,
Gundhild Hoening and Marc Rivers just organized the 4th very inspiring ebbf breakfast in Basel in which they explored ‘how to deal with conflict in the workplace – promoting peace and conflict resolution’.
Anila Hussain, based in Switzerland, and Shenila Ali Sibtain, based in Pakistan, helped sponsor a show organized by SIPF (the Swiss Indo Pak Friends is a organization founded by ebbf member Nauman Hussain) that had the aim of bringing all Indians and Pakistani along with Swiss and European friends under one roof and share one common history and legacy between Pakistan and India.
“We are delighted to announce that François Couillard an active ebbf member since 2001 and currently CEO of CAMRT in Canada, has accepted the invitation to join the ebbf advisory council…” were the words of Daniel Truran, director-general of ebbf, when unveiling the new member of the advisory council.
Iko Congo is finalizing a project that consists in trying to study the effectiveness of the use of stickers in reducing electric consumption in student households.
One of the ways Naysan Naraqi (on the right in the picture with another #ebbfjustice participant Aleksandar Tidic) is contributing to a better world is through his work in the creative media sector. Naysan works for Envato, a popular ecosystem of sites which help creative people around the world both ‘learn and earn’. Naysan also works on numerous Baha’i-inspired projects including a blog about the Baha’i Faith called bahaiblog.net.
Eleonora Ferrero and Aurelie Coeffic are organizing the first Action Lab London with the topic: Dream Canvas – from an inspiring vision to an impactful action plan. Their hope is to engage with mindful professionals in meaningful conversations and facilitate the networking between people who want to develop a meaningful career.
Married couple, Sem Ponnambalam and David Mohajer are running a crowd-funding campaign to expand their start-up, XAHIVE Corporation, a company that develops new forms of secure social networking platforms.
EBBF had the pleasure to host in the recent #ebbfjustice conference part of the management committee (MC) of AIESEC in Spain. Five young representatives participated in the conference, sharing their ideas on behalf of an international youth organization that impacts the world by empowering the leaders of the new generation.
Alan McShane brought to the #ebbfjustice conference, that recently took place in Barcelona, an innovative tool to engage people: Lego Serious Play. The learnshop, titled “Using Lego Serious Play to define root causes of injustice to allow just workplaces to arise”, had three simple rules to follow: 1. Everybody builds; 2. Think with your hands; 3. Everybody explain their model.