Global Civil Society's (GCS) ability to effect international change, despite its diversity, raises the question: how do disparate civil society groups cross multiple divides to collaborate on shared objectives? Utilizing a Grounded Theory approach, extensive GCS expert information was analyzed to produce the Convergence System. Translated into practice, this enables GCS coalitions to take effective action in the international arena.
When: Friday, December 7, 2007
Where: Smith Memorial Student Union, room 229
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Social Sustainability Colloquium Flier: http://www.pdx.edu/media/s/u/sus_social_flier.pdf
For more information about the Social Sustainability group, contact Marion Sharp at firstname.lastname@example.org.Sponsored by the PSU Working Group on Social Sustainability