Reconnecting to Nature, the Earth, and Each Other
Real change is not just policy and law, but how we relate to one another. Interconnectedness among all living beings is a fundamental truth. Only when we embrace this understanding can we foster an atmosphere of mutual support and eliminate the obstacles to harmonious living.
Robin Wall Kimmerer, Professor of Environmental and Forest Biology at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry.
Dr. Jane Goodall, Primatologist, Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace.
Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, social justice advocate, CEO of Promise, former CEO of Green for All.
Joanna Macy, PhD, eco-philosopher and root teacher of Work that Reconnects.
Learn more from Robin Wall Kimmerer here.
Learn more from Dr. Jane Goodall here.
Learn more from Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins here.
Learn more from Joanna Macy here.
Explore more Bioneers content on Women’s Leadership here.
This video is part of a series called “Seeding the Field: 30 Years of Transformative Solutions,” which celebrates some of the best moments of the Bioneers Conference through the last 30 years.
Directed by: Maximilian DeArmon
Edited by: Oceana Joos
Sound Mix: Stephanie Welch
Consulting Producer: Kenny Ausubel for Bioneers
Produced by: Maximilian DeArmon, Eric DeArmon and Theo Badashi for Cosmogenesis Media Group