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Post Carbon Institute’s Associate Director Ken White recently visited Atamai Village, an evolving resilient community outside of Motueka, near the top of NZ’s South Island.
Carolyne Stayton of Transition US, on reframing, reskilling, REconomy, and more.
Sarah tells us about life beyond consumerism, translating online community into on-the-ground action, and more...
Chuck tells all on making the new economy real, bridging race and class divides, and more.
Transition Streets brings together small groups of neighbors and supports them in taking effective, practical, money-saving and carbon reduction actions.
Mark, founder of City Repair, helps create gathering places with projects like the famous painted street intersections. Brandy, founder of O.U.R. Ecovillage, discusses overcoming regulatory hurdles like narrow zoning laws by working with agencies to find innovative solutions.
Reshaping communities and empowering kids with bikes.
ShareFests are the perfect opportunity to celebrate the city commons and to connect activists excited to create a sharing city together.
It’s easy to be dismissive of all the articles on happiness these days. They make you feel shallow: There are so many problems in the world, and we’re talking about happiness? But, of course, happy people are more likely to vote, to be environmentalists, to be good parents and good …