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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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A permaculture taster: January 25 workshop

Jan 17, 2014 No Comments by

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 by
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 by

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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Permaculture Taster Course, Dublin Oct 12th

Sep 24, 2013 No Comments by
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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Economics for Conscious Evolution: International Land Taxation conference

Jun 11, 2013 No Comments by
Emer O’Siochru will be speaking on the first day of this conference from July 24-28 at the School of Economic Science, 11 Mandeville Place, London W1U 3AJ. It will explore a wide range of topics relating to Land Value Tax and global economic justice. More information here.
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Cloughjordan Ecolearn Experience Day: Transitioning to a Low-Carbon Society – Issues and Options, June 22nd

Jun 07, 2013 No Comments by
This one day seminar led by Professor Peadar Kirby and Feasta’s Bruce Darrell places into a wider global context the everyday issues of sustainability and resilience that the Cloughjordan ecovillage seeks to model.
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Managing the commons to benefit all: sharing for prosperity

Mar 05, 2013 No Comments
Presentations by Anne Ryan and John Jopling at the Alternatives for Transformation conference, National University of Maynooth, Iontas Building, March 9th. Anne Ryan will be chairing a session entitled ‘the commons and climate change’ from 11:30-13:00, during which John Jopling will also make his presentation.
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Basic Income Ireland: first public event

Feb 15, 2013 1 Comment
A number of Feasta members, including director Anne Ryan, are involved with the new organisation Basic Income Ireland. They will be holding an free introductory meeting featuring Erik Olin Wright as a guest speaker on Thursday March 7th, at NUI Maynooth, 7-9pm.
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Cultivating Liveable Communities

Feb 08, 2013 No Comments
An introduction to Resilience and Permaculture. Tuesday 12 February 2013 | 19.30 – 21.30 | Central Hotel, Exchequer St | €10 Pay Now / Free to Cultivate Members A presentation and facilitated discussion hosted by Davie Philip of Cultivate and Cloughjordan Ecovillage. This evening session will explore how we strengthen our communities to be more healthy and sustainable backed by local economies that are stronger and more resilient.
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The twilight of the age of growth

Dec 10, 2012 2 Comments

A talk by David Korowicz to be given at The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Newcastle/ Gateshead, UK on Fri 21 Dec 2012 at 13:30 as part of The Festival of the Apocalypse developed by artists Walker & Bromwich.

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Banking On Ourselves

Aug 18, 2012 No Comments

This Schumacher College course will examine new models for financing community- based initiatives. It takes place in London from November 12-16. Teacher includes Naomi Kingsley, Chris Cook, Michael Shuman (by videolink) and Jonathan Dawson. More information

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Permaculture Design Certificate Course

Jul 20, 2012 No Comments
Organised by Cultivate, in association with Village Education Research and Training (VERT) and Cloughjordan Community Farm. Feasta tutors include Bruce Darrell and Ciaran Mulloy. This will be a unique opportunity to learn invaluable design and practical skills embedded in an active ecovillage and vibrant community.
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