Helena Norberg-Hodge - "the Economics of Happiness"
Nov. 30th at 7 p.m.
First Unitarian Church, Salmon Street Sanctuary, SW 12th and Salmon.
Tickets $10; $6 students.
Helena Norberg-Hodge, founder and board member of the International Forum on Globalization will be speaking about the "Economics of Happiness". Helena is a leading analyst of the impact the global economy has on cultures around the world. She directs the International Society for Ecology and Culture, renowned for its work promoting sustainable alternatives to conventional development on four continents. Author of the inspiring book, Ancient Futures: Learning from Ladakh, she visits us from her home in England and from her regular stays in Ladakh, India. Her economics of happiness addresses possible changes in policy and local initiatives that can help shift our society on to a path toward sustainability and human well being.
Sponsored by EJAG, 7th Principle and Continuing Spiritual Growth committees of First Unitarian Church; World Steward and Northwest Earth Institute.
Tickets available at the door, at the EJAG table in Fuller Hall (after Sunday services at the church) or by calling the church office at 503-228-6389.