Transition Ipswich is about using our collective talents and unique local knowledge to make our community more resilient to the growing social pressures of Peak Oil and Climate Change.
Many towns around the country are now well on their way to putting into practice a local energy descent plan and they look like they're having a pretty good time as well.
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Our Resilient Livelihoods theme is focusing on how we can create new community based businesses to help make the local economy more resilient to impacts from climate change, peak oil, resource depletion and economic uncertainty. The aim is that such … Continue reading
Steve Marsden did a great job organising a showing of the slides and presentation by Stoneleigh of The Automatic Earth, which had a great impact on the Transition meeting earlier in the year. Despite pouring rain at the start we … Continue reading
Taken from talk given to a US community group. Some bleaker scenarios are less likely this side of the Atlantic – we are hardly “socialist” but do have more public health and welfare services and a community spirit (including projects … Continue reading