The keynote was given by a Syrian Journalist/Activist who shared a gripping tale of the true reality in Syria today. Her own father died of a Brain Stroke brought about by the tortrue he suffered at the hands of the Assad Regime. I was awe struck as I listened to her sharing her insights and what she tries to do despite all the challenges.
I am remaining hopeful about Paris as #COP21 begins--there have been a lot of handshakes so far. The need to be hopeful is ever so critical now as is the need for courage and kindess as I "dug this up" from my own digital archicves:
I look forward to the on-going dialogue.