Live from Ecuador

Click HERE to see Big Ocean’s presentation at a parallel event at UN Habitat 3 in Quito, Ecuador. On the roster are Dr. George Handley. Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanitarian Study at Brigham Young University. His research focuses on the relationship between religion, literature, and the environment in Latin America, Caribbean, and U.S. cultures. His talk is titled “Faith, …

Days for Girls in Esmeraldas, Ecuador

Big Ocean delegates distributed Days for Girls feminine hygiene kits twice while in Quito. Before distributing, they gave a lesson about how to use the products in the kit, self-defense and the power to say “No,” the power of procreation, and the value of family. The above video is of their second event in Esmeraldas, Ecuador …

Adventures in Ecuador

This post will highlight the adventures Big Ocean delegates had while traveling to Quito, Ecuador for the UN Habitat 3 Conference October 2016. Many women contributed comments to this article via Facebook, text message, conversation, camera, etc. Enjoy! Brittany: My sister Dana is en route to Quito, Ecuador to attend Habitat III, the United Nations conference …