Mike Sandler has made another post in the Huffington Post on different kinds of money and their relationship to sustainability. He draws on the work of Richard Douthwaite and Graham Barnes among others.…
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.
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.
In this article Caroline Whyte makes a case in favour of global per-capita allocations of funds from the share in Cap and Share: a sort of worldwide cash transfer programme. She draws on recent development theory, technological innovations and research on social and economic equity to bolster her argument.
Hosted by Davie Philip of Cultivate and Bruce Darrell of Feasta, both based at Cloughjordan Ecovillage. A one-day introductory workshop this coming Saturday 9th February 2013, 10.00 - 16.30. 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.
The first of these lectures, "The place of the environment in economic theory " will take place on February 7th, and the second, "Can technology and markets can solve all the problems?", the following Monday, February 11th.