In this Five Good Ideas session, Karim Bardeesy will explore the challenges our democracy is facing today, and how people who care about democracy should respond. He will outline ways in which people from different circles and stations can be brought back together to help govern themselves, between elections. And he will look at how this renewal of democratic activity, across sectors, can help institutions work better, and be more responsive to the people they serve.
Let's Explore Some Unexpected Benefits of Good Purchasing Practices
Nonprofits and charities often consider improving their purchasing processes because of 'have to'; driven perhaps by the need to satisfy the board, donors, or funders for sound spending management. Others are motivated to find the best savings or comply with regulatory requirements such as the Broader Public Sector Procurement Guidelines.
The Community Room at 10 Carden, 10 Carden Street
This free symposium focuses on intersections between social justice, social media & eating disorders. We'll look at how to situate eating disorder prevention, research, treatment & recovery within a social context & explore the ins & outs of using social media to talk about eating disorders — the good, the bad, & the just-plain-confusing.