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“Send the son to school and have our daughter stay at home to help “ that’s the mindset in many developing countries when it comes to a choice of schooling one child of the home.
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Though we know by investing in a woman’s education it is so beneficial for not only her family but also their community and country.
Anne Bellavance the president of Womens World Peace Federation Australia and Vice President in Oceania, shares how the federation makes an impact in the world. Specifically how Australia is directly helping educate women, helping women in the Solomon Islands step into entrepreneurship and much more.
In todays interview Anne shares how one of the women they have supported, has life has completely transformed. From once from not being schooled to eventually having a scholarship to go to university and now seeing her as a qualified school teacher to help others in her country.
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This interview is heart felt, and digs deep into really how we create world peace, as Anne says “peace starts within you, within the family and that’s how you create future world peace, peace through teaching our children”.
We talk about :
- Womens world peace federation
- A mindset of gratitude creates the most joy and fulfillment.
- ‘Living for the Sake of Others’ is a philosophy that creates mutual prosperity,
- Being happy is all about changing yourself to become a better person for your partner and those around you.
- The Attitude of gratitude
- Ying and yang of a marriage/relationship
- The importance of sharing your heart with a person in your life
- The key thing you need to know when in a relationship
Mention Annes Book
Women’s Federation for World Peace Australia www.wfwpaustralia.org
Women’s Federation for World Peace Oceania Facebook https://www.facebook.com/wfwpoceania/
Women’s Federation for World Peace Oceania YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9cW3xHmHDXkOoRTcIHDLOw
Women’s Federation for World Peace International www.wfwp.org
Women’s Federation for World Peace International Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wfwpi/
Women’s Federation for World Peace International Twitter https://twitter.com/WFWPI
Anne’s Book: Her Story: A spiritual journey. A window into multicultural Australia, stories and
recipes. Learn more and buy here
- Women’s Federation for World Peace, President, Australia
- International Vice President, Oceania Region
A pioneer for 42 years in the Not for Profit sector, Anne is a pacesetter in the
advancement of women through leadership of the heart, and equal partnership with
men. A passion is advancing Not for Profit organisations to meet professional
standards, and setting up systems that enable the organisation to be competitive
with others in the sector.
Her focus is: team building, professional development, capacity building,
marketing, outreach, organisation for purpose, social media, networking,
outreach, event management, program development, seeking support from
professional volunteers to augment the organisation, empowering others to
take ownership, strengthening relationships, building connections between
people of different cultures, partnering with like-minded organisations
through the GWPN, spirituality in work, believing in others, seeing peoples
goodness and potential, not giving up, listening for best practice, learning
every day, and being grateful.
Anne has a Pure Science degree from Canada. Specialising in Environmental
Science and Geography, she graduated with distinction. She gained her Diploma of
Education in Australia and has been a Science educator in Victoria for the past 20
years. Working in a private school, Anne runs her schools science club.
Anne has a wonderful husband, 4 married children, one grandson and a great