This event forms part of the day-long seminar “Investing in Ourselves: Realising Jobs and Capital for Communities”.
Date and Time: 10.00 – 16.00 on Tues 1st June 2010. (€30)
Venue: St Kieran’s Hall, Cloughjordan, Co. Tipperary
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The report Tipping Point: Near-Term Systemic Implications of a Peak in Global Oil Production, by David Korowicz of Feasta and the Risk/Resilience Network, is now available for download. The report argues that the defining dynamic of our civilisation is the withdrawal of energy from a complex and integrated system adapted only to growing. A managed “de-growth” is impossible; what is required is rapid emergency planning coupled with a plan for longer-term adaptation. …