"Some very interesting points and great food for thought in this forum. Thanks everyone!
I would like to add some questions about sustainable monetary systems and social justice for the future as these are foundations for any discussion about…"
"More news from the Peoples Supermarket, Oxford: They have been open for just over 1 month and have reached the 300 members mark! Now there are plans to set up a kitchen in order to reduce waste and make delicious meals and smoothies-to-go in the…"
"Thanks Oskari, thats a gread addition to the discussion. I have just found a really exciting initiative in Todmorden, UK called Incredible Edible. They have some great info on edible and decorative herbs and veg and the fact that they promote…"
As part of their MSc in Environmental Governance, the students from the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg developed a Scientific Theatre as an innovative approach to academic discussions and seminars. They put on plays as part of the 5th Forum on Environmental Governance which had the topic of 'Setting the Stage for Sustainable Consumption' but also made an informative documentary, entered a four week sustainability challenge and put together a sustainable consumption guide!Such inspiring and…See More
"Great that you know KarmaKitchen. have you been there?
Thanks for the tip and link to your blog too :-) There are such great things on it! Really inspiring, and it makes me want to pack my bags and head off on an adventure again!
Hopefully I can…"
"Thanks for sharing this Doris. I am particularly interested in the ideas around basic income and a gift economy, all new ways of thinking about money, so these links and stories are very inspiring.
It made me think of a few initiatives that have…"
Manufacturers can create value, cut costs, and reduce exposure to volatile commodity proces by improving their resource productivity - using fewer resources for each unit of output.Here are some great graphics to illustrate the shift from production chains to production cycles:http://www.mckinsey.com/Features/circular_economySee More
Thank you for signing the petition, Sarah! Thank you also for your suggestion to explore the discussions in the Consuming group. I will do so. Meanwhile, please spread the word about the petition and nourish9billion.org campaign as much as you can through your network. Many thanks!
The final conference of SPREAD Sustainable Lifestyles 2050 will be held on November 26-27 2012 in Brussels.
The findings of the SPREAD 2050 project will be showcased and discussed during the two day conference. It is a possibility to hear the first hand results of the SPREAD 2050 project. Emphasis is on how the findings can be turned into action.
You have a chance to influence how the conference…