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A Permaculture Taster: Saturday 15 November 2014

Sep 18, 2014 No Comments by

A one day introductory workshop hosted by Davie Philip of Cultivate and Bruce Darrell of Feasta, both based at Cloughjordan Ecovillage. Using an active learning approach this workshop will give an introduction to permaculture design principles and outline how they can be applied to your own life and work.

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Convergence – Reimagining Cooperatives and the Commons

Sep 01, 2014 No Comments by

Cultivate, WeCreate Workspace and the P2P Foundation are delighted to host Open Everything, a series of events that will bring together cooperative advocates, community activists, and commons animators to share perspectives and ideas on the question,“How can a commons-based collaborative economy strengthen the resilience of our communities?”. From September 10th-14th in Dublin, Limerick and Cloughjordan. See http://www.openeverything.ie for full details. …

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Discussion: We’re Fecked, What Now? What Can a Community Do?

Aug 20, 2014 No Comments by
A short scenario planning discussion, hosted by members of Feasta living in the Cloughjordan EcoVillage, around the theme of collapse and possible community responses. This Saturday, Aug 23rd, 3-5pm, in Cloughjordan.
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Friday event: Dublin : Can we have our money back?

Apr 23, 2014 2 Comments by
Prof. Mary Mellor. the author of ‘The Future of Money’ gives a lecture/ discussion in Dublin this Friday on the practicalities of reclaiming the power of money-issue from the private banks, and directing its spend-into-use in a truly democratic fashion
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FEASTA Guest Lecture & Discussion: Creating & Directing Public Money by Mary Mellor

Apr 07, 2014 No Comments by
Friday 25th April 2014, 6pm for 6.30 start at Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Sq. , Dublin. Mary Mellor is Emeritus Professor in the School of Arts and Social Sciences at Northumbria University in Newcastle. One of her primary interests is in developing radical alternative models of money, finance and economic development.
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European Health Futures Forum Webinar: Perspectives on Transforming Education and Healthcare

Feb 27, 2014 No Comments by

Sean Conlan has organised a second webinar on transforming education and healthcare which is open to all by invitation. It will take place on Friday 28 February 2014. If you’re interested please register here. A Youtube video of the event will be available to watch after it takes place. …

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European Health Future Forum webinar: the transformations of self care and self learning

Jan 29, 2014 No Comments by

Feasta trustee Séan Conlan is the EHFF Director for external relations and has helped to organise this webinar. It’s the first in a series whose objective is to explore the current and future transformation of education and healthcare. It is based on conversations by practitioners who are exploring new approaches in their own domains. It is hoped that the Webinars will encourage an emerging cross-fertilised community.

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A permaculture taster: January 25 workshop

Jan 17, 2014 No Comments

Learn how we can live more sustainably, grow food intensively and strengthen the resilience of our communities using Permaculture Design. A one day introductory workshop hosted by Davie Philip of Cultivate and Bruce Darrell of Feasta, both based at Cloughjordan Ecovillage.

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Complexity, Systemic Risk, and the Perils of Risk Management

Jan 17, 2014 No Comments
Two talks in Bratislava and a day-long seminar in Brno by David Korowicz.
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John Sharry to speak at Social Policy Conference

Nov 04, 2013 No Comments

Psychologist, Irish Times columnist and Feasta member John Sharry will be speaking on the topic “Hope in the Face of Disaster – Creating a sustainable, viable, future path for civilisation” at Social Justice Ireland’s Social Policy Conference on Tuesday November 29th. Other speakers will include István P. Székely of the European Commission and Anton Hemerijck of the VU University, Amsterdam. More information

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The Money Mess conference

Oct 31, 2013 No Comments
You can now see videos from the one-day conference hosted by Feasta and Sensible Money on May 31st to explore the consequences of our malfunctioning money system and some of the proposals for its reform, replacement or supplement.
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Permaculture Taster Course, Dublin Oct 12th

Sep 24, 2013 No Comments
Learn how we can live more sustainably, grow food intensively and strengthen the resilience of our communities using Permaculture Design. Workshop hosted by Bruce Darrell and Davie Phillip.
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Radical Local Food Systems – a Cloughjordan EcoLearn Experience Day

Jul 02, 2013 No Comments
Radical Local Food Systems is a one-day exploration, led by Bruce Darrell, a long standing member of Feasta. It will take place on July 20th from 11am-5pm, as part of the Cloughjordan Ecovillage EcoLearn Experience Day 2013 Programme.
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