The following are pictures of the boardmeeting held 26th-29th February 2012 at the Goedgedacht farm in the Western Cape, South Africa.
Feb 2012 Boardmeeting at Goedgedachthttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Posing on the steps.JPG
All pose on the steps of the main house. Unfortunately our Muslim board members were not present for the photo!
Feb 2012 Boardmeeting at Goedgedachthttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Posing on the lawn.JPG
Staff and board members posing on the lawn
Morning prayershttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Morning prayers.JPG
Every morning all were united in prayers for the environment and for fruitful meetings that day.
Multi-faith morning prayershttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Prayers.JPG
The Goedgedacht farm has a wonderful inter-faith chapel.
Discussions are intense at times, but there are many moments for light heartedness.
The 'Youth of Safcei' listen attentivelyhttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/The \'Youth\' of SAFCEI listen attentively.JPG
The 'Youth of Safcei' listen attentively! - Sarah Dekker & Nava Derakhshani
High spiritshttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Riaz keeps spirits high.JPG
Moulana Riaz Simjee keeps spirits high.
Time to catch uphttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Wanjiku and Dhunluxmi, catching up.JPG
There was much time for talk in between sessions. - Dr. Wanjiku Muiruri-Mwagiru & Luxmi Desai
The Pig Tractorhttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/A quick lecture on pig tractors.JPG
The Goedgedacht farm has an educational Climate Path. We get a morning lecture on managing pig tractors and the uses of various plants.
The olive peace grove is seen in the backgroundhttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Olive Peace grove in the distance.JPG
Goedgedacht produces pickled olives, olive oil and salad dressings to support their exciting 'Path Out of Poverty' project, supporting rural communities in the area.
Time to relaxhttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Robert and Tim.JPG
Rabbi Robert Ash and Rev. Tim Gray
Inauguration of a new UWC Chancellorhttp://safcei.org/wp-content/uploads/slideshow-gallery/Inauguration of new UWC chancellor.JPG
Between meetings, SAFCEI attended the inauguration of the new chancellor of the University of the Western Cape.