Building a world of
resilient communities.



Plain Sailing - Jan Lundberg interview

Jan Lundberg is a former oil industry supply analyst who left the industry to immerse himself in the environmental movement with an emphasis on energy issues. He founded the Fossil Fuels Policy Action Institute in 1988. Projects included the Alliance for a Paving Moratorium, the Auto-Free Times, Pedal Power Produce, and The organization formed in 1999 its most enduring project, Sail Transport Network (STN), promoting the use of sail for cargo and passenger transport. STN is now a Partner of SAIL MED. Jan sailed from California to Greece decades ago, and after touring Europe in 2012 realized that the continent is currently at the center of driving forward the new sail transport movement. He lives in Greece, where he is building projects and aligning interests for SAIL MED. 

What do you think? Leave a comment below.

Sign up for regular Resilience bulletins direct to your email.

Take action!  

Find out more about Community Resilience. See our COMMUNITIES page
Start your own projects. See our RESOURCES page.
Help build resilience. DONATE NOW.


This is a community site and the discussion is moderated. The rules in brief: no personal abuse and no climate denial. Complete Guidelines.

Amatrice Regeneration - Rebuilding Resilience after the Central Italy Earthquake

It’s just in the back of our heads, that by building resilience we are …

Introducing … The Nearly Carbon-Free Academic Conference: The World in 2050

What if we held a conference and nobody came?

Campaign melodrama: As the world burns

In the melodrama that passes for the U.S. presidential campaign, Donald …

Born of Triumph and Tragedy, Social Justice Org Fosters Health Equity and Well-being of Communities of Color

Though D’Artagnan Scorza grew up economically disadvantaged amidst a …

Help by Giving Time

Time is money – so the saying goes. Now you can donate and even …

Repair Cafe and Seeing the Beauty in Broken Things

Actually, in Silicon Valley, some engineers do still work with their hands, …

Dark Mountain Issue 10: Uncivilised Poetics

There’s something dishevelled and unsettling about poetry.