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#BeTheLegacy // Nelson Mandela Five Years After His Death // Reflections on...

Nelson Mandela, whose successful struggle against South Africa's apartheid system made him a global symbol for the cause of human rights would have turned 100 years old this year. In our local #Mandela100 story telling project we traced Nelson Mandela's footsteps in Bonn,...

Making Music for Madiba and Walking Together for #Mandela100 – Event series aims at renewing...

“We used to sing and dance and fully enjoyed the perfect freedom we seemed to have far away from the old people. After supper we would listen enthralled to my mother and sometimes my aunt telling us stories, legends,...

#WalkTogether #WithRefugees on World Refugee Day  // Starting A Conversation About People And Facts, Not...

What would you do if you were forced to leave your home?  Today, 68.5 million people are uprooted around the world as a result of conflict or persecution. As long as there are wars and persecution, there will be refugees. World...

Remembering Nelson Mandela’s historic visit to Bonn in June 1990 // #WalkTogether Event on...

Nelson Mandela would have turned 100 this year on July 18 (Mandela Day). To honour Madiba, as he was affectionately known, 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day aims to bring people together, striving to make the world a better place...

#BeTheLegacy  – 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day Project Wants to Celebrate Century of...

“We can change the world and make it a better place. It is in your hands to make a difference.” -- Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (1918 - 2013) Nelson Mandela would have turned 100 this year on July 18. The collaborative 67...

A Place to Bee & Unite4Climate – GreenDrinks Bonn hosts #24HoursOfReality Watch Party on...

Join us for drinks, tasty food and good conversation at Que será Tapas Bar on Tuesday!  This GreenDrinks event in the heart of Old Town is a chance to network with eco-friendly people, talk sustainability and tune into the live stream of...

#MindTheGap – Rising Together for Climate and Gender Justice

Today is Gender Action Day at the UN Climate Summit in Bonn and we invite you to join us at the Gender Teepee to share your stories and raise your voice for climate justice and a robust gender action...

Launch of #COP23Haiku Jam // A Global Call for #Uniting4Climate Poetry

From 6-17 November the 23rd Session of the Conference of Parties (COP23) is taking place in Bonn under the presidency of Fiji. Ahead of the second week of the Climate Conference we have a creative challenge for you. Today...

#COP23drum – Respect Earth group drums in Bonn for Mother Earth and climate justice

The following is a guest blog post by Respect Earth e.V. May all our efforts have a good and peaceful effect on our planet and shared humanity! Dear Companions & Fellow Environmentalists, We cordially invite you to support the negotiations of this...

#AfricansRising for Climate Action & Justice Workshop at the People’s Climate Summit

‘If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.’ – African proverb Bonnections teamed up with Africans Rising for Justice, Peace & Dignity and the local Africa diaspora community to organize a workshop...